OA Journal Publishing Resource Index 1: New Journal Planning

Open Access

1.1 Overviews of OA Journal Planning

PLoS, p.2 (overview diagram of the publishing process).

Solomon, Chapter 3, pp. 49ff.

Solomon (OA),

Stranach (2008), pp. 9 – 13,

Sutton, 1.1,

1.2 Developing a Prospectus for a New Journal

Sutton 1.1 – 1.2,

Solomon, Chapter 3, pp. 51 – 53.

Solomon (OA),

1.2.1 Journal Prospectus Examples:

Several university presses have developed outlines for structuring a new journal prospectus (open access and otherwise). For example:

Athabasca University Press

University of Calgary Press

Sample journal prospectuses:

Aether: the journal of media geography

Postmedieval: a journal of medieval cultural studies

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