A progress report from DOAJ
Since we opened our new application form on 19th March 2014, 187 new journals have been accepted into the DOAJ. All 187 journals meet the new and extended DOAJ criteria, as required by the new application form. 13 applications have been rejected outright and a further 127 applications are pending further information or clarification from […] Read More...
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 at 12:15
Proactive not reactive
Earlier this week, Nature News & Comment published a piece about the DOAJ under the heading ‘Open-access website gets tough‘. We are happy about the exposure but there are a couple of things to address. 1) Coming to the end of a process started in December 2012 The process of drafting new, tougher criteria started […] Read More...
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 at 11:30
Shortcuts to key datasets in DOAJ; suggest others!
In response to feedback from the community, here are some shortcuts to key sets of data in DOAJ. (All results are sorted by the date that the item was added to DOAJ, with the most recently added at the top.) Journals and article processing charges (APCs) No APCs http://bit.ly/1nNDwdM Has charges http://bit.ly/1n4KDDb No information on […] Read More...
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 at 12:00
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