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Assessing the open access effect in hybrid journals
journal contributionposted on 2018-06-29, 15:11 authored by Mithu LucraftMithu Lucraft, Hélène DrauxHélène Draux, John Walker
This white paper shows a comparative analysis of more than 70k articles published in Springer hybrid journals, finding that open access articles are more read, cited, and receive more attention than non-OA articles. The research was conducted by Digital Science on behalf of Springer Nature.