This guide highlights open access publishing for AUB affiliates as well as self-archiving at AUB. It also provides information and resources on author's rights, open access publishing, what to do before publishing plus some venues
Oxford University Press (OUP) is mission-driven to facilitate the widest possible dissemination of high-quality research. OUP embrass both green and gold open access (OA) publishing to support this mission.
Sage Open is a peer-reviewed, "Gold" open access journal from SAGE that publishes original research and review articles in an interactive, open access format. Articles may span the full spectrum of the social and behavioral sciences and the humanities.
Springer offer a variety of open access options for authors to publish their research: Springer Open Choice, SpringerOpen, and BioMed Central. In addition, Springer offer the opportunity to publish open access books.
Libraries are asked to complete Base Score Cards, measuring the transparancy of a journal's web site with respect to editorial board, peer review, governance and workflow. Authors are asked to share their experience with a journal they published in via Valuation Score Cards. The market place also gives the publication fees for a journnal, including the price effects of memberships, licences and offseting deals.
QOAM is a market place for scientific and scholarly journals which publish articles in open access. Quality scoring of the journals in QOAM is based on academic crowd sourcing; price information includes institutional licensed pricing.
currently provides detailed OA profiles for: Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Libya, Iraq, Lebanon, Malta, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Palestine,Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.