Volume 21 (2023)
Volume 20 (2022)
Volume 19 (2021)
Volume 18 (2020)
Volume 17 (2019)
Volume 16 (2018)
Volume 15 (2017)
Volume 14 (2016)
Volume 13 (2015)
Volume 12 (2014)
Volume 11 (2013)
Volume 10 (2012)
Volume 9 (2011)
Volume 8 (2010)
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Volume 1 (2003)
The Relationship between Intellectual Property Components and Open-Access Medical Journals (Iran)

atefe zarei; Anahita Giti; Marzieh Golchin; Zahra Faraji

Volume 21, Issue 1 , January 2023, , Pages 183-194


  Intellectual property laws should not be strict protection frameworks for free Access to Information. Instead, as digital space has made it easier to access Information and blur the geographical boundaries of knowledge, Access to Information is permitted for all by amending intellectual property laws ...  Read More

Archiving Policies in Institutional Digital Repositories: A Global Scenario

Bijan Kumar Roy; Subal Chandra Biswas; Parthasarathi Mukhopadhyay

Volume 20, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 102-126

  This paper analyzes and compares selected open access self-archiving policies of various repositories of elite organizations registered in OpenDOAR, ROAR, and ROARMAP databases to report a multi-faceted panoramic overview on open access archiving policy. This paper discusses three open-access policies, ...  Read More

Collection Development and Organization in Institutional Digital Repositories: From Policy to Practice

Bijan Kumar Roy; Subal Chandra Biswas; Parthasarathi Mukhopadhyay

Volume 20, Issue 1 , January 2022

  This paper analyzes open access (OA) self-archiving policies of open access repositories of different organizations registered in OpenDOAR, ROAR, and ROARMAP databases. The policies relating to content policies, collection organization policies, metadata policies, submission policies, and multilingual ...  Read More

Growth and Development of Open Access Institutional Repositories in Africa

Aasif Ahmad Mir

Volume 20, Issue 1 , January 2022

  The present study attempts to highlight the growth and development of institutional repositories in Africa. The institutional repositories developed by African countries were identified by selecting the database of OpenDOAR (Directory of Open Access Repositories). The retrieved data were thoroughly analyzed ...  Read More

The Presentation of Intellectual Property Pattern of Open Access Medical Journals (Iran)

Anahita Giti; Atefe Zarei; Behroz Bayat

Volume 19, Issue 1 , December 2021, , Pages 75-86

  Intellectual property is necessary in the flourish of research, development, and science as well as technology promotion in the new Internet and digital spaces. The key purpose of the protection of intellectual property is to prevent abuse and plagiarism, to encourage scientists and authors to conduct ...  Read More

Open Access E-Books in the Field of Health Sciences: A Scientometric Study

Fayaz Ahmad Loan; Ufaira Yaseen Shah

Volume 16, Issue 2 , July 2018

  The Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB) is a discovery service for open access e-books. It provides a searchable index to peer-reviewed e-books published under an open access business model. The present study aims to assess the scientometric trends of the open access e-books in the field of the Health ...  Read More