Annual reviews move all their reviews to OA

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Annual reviews move all their reviews to OA

Annual Reviews, a nonprofit publisher, will spend the next 18 months making its entire portfolio of 51 scholarly journals freely available. This model, called Subscribe to Open, “provides immediate, transparent, and fair conversion to open access for readers and authors of all disciplines. Under the model, existing institutional customers continue to subscribe to the journals. If the support remains sufficient, each new volume will be published in open access under a Creative Commons license. If the support is insufficient, the paywall will be retained.

“Annual Reviews pioneered the subscription model at Open several years ago, and the use and impact of review articles in these publications has multiplied as more and more people around the world have been able to Their announcement today of the launch of the Open for all Annual Reviews subscription is a big step forward,” said Virginia Steel, member of the Annual Reviews Business Affairs Committee.

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