Open Access Agenda for ICAR/NARS
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

Open Access Agenda for ICAR/NARS

on

  • 1,065 views

Open Access and Institutional Repositories in

Open Access and Institutional Repositories in

Statistics

Views

Total Views
1,065
Views on SlideShare
1,060
Embed Views
5

Actions

Likes
1
Downloads
5
Comments
0

2 Embeds 5

http://www.linkedin.com 3
https://twitter.com 2

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

    Open Access Agenda for ICAR/NARS Open Access Agenda for ICAR/NARS Presentation Transcript

    • Open Access and Institutional Repositories in Agriculture Agenda for ICAR/NARS Sridhar Gutam, PhD, ARS Senior Scientist, CISH (ICAR), Lucknow Convener, Open Access India gutam2000@gmail.com September 2012 ••• 1
    • ••• 2
    • What is Open Access?• Open Access (OA) literature is digital, online, free of charge, and free of most copyright and licensing restrictions.• What makes it possible is the internet and the consent of the author or copyright-holder. Peter Suber <http://www.earlham.edu/~peters/fos/brief.htm> ••• 3
    • ••• 4
    • How Open Access be Provided?• "Green OA” is provided by authors publishing in any journal and then self-archiving their postprints in their institutional repository.• "Gold OA” is provided by authors publishing in an open access journal that provides immediate OA to all of its articles on the publishers website. ••• 5
    • ••• 6
    • OA Repositories• Publicise an institute’s research strengths.• Provide an administrative tool for institutions.• Increase impact and usage of institutes research.• Provids new contacts and research partnerships for authors.• Provide usage statistics showing global interest and value of institutional research.• Interoperable with all IRs, forming a global research facility;• Common metadata protocol allowing other web applications, such as data mining. ••• 7
    • Benefits from OA?• Researchers have immediate access to all the findings.• Increase in visibility, usage and impact of research.• Lawrence, S (2001): “Free Online Availability Sub-stantially Increases a Paper’s Impact”, Nature, 411(6837):521.• Institutes co-benefit from increased impact.• Publishers benefit from the wider dissemination, greater visibility and higher journal citation impact factor of their articles. ••• 8
    • OAs History• BOAI, 2001.• Berlin Declaration, 2003.• IAS• INSA• CSIR, 2009.• ICAR, 2010.• NARS – UASD, KAU, IARI, CMFRI, IISR, IIHR ••• 9
    • ••• 10
    • ••• 11
    • ••• 12
    • ••• 13
    • To promote OA?• Submit your research articles to OA journals.• Deposit your preprints/postprints in an open-access, OAI-compliant archive.• Consider launching an OA journal in your area of specialization.• Ask the journals where you have some influence (as editor, referee, or author) to do more to support OA. ••• 14
    • ••• 15
    • OA - IPR issues?• Most of the publishers allow either pre-prints/post-prints. – Few others allow publishers pdf version.• For more please refer to Sherpa/RoMEO – Publishers Copyrights Policies.• NARS Societies keep All Rights Reseved – it should change to Some Rights Reserved ••• 16
    • ••• 17
    • ••• 18
    • ••• 19
    • ••• 20
    • ••• 21
    • ••• 22
    • ••• 23
    • ••• 24
    • ••• 25
    • ••• 26
    • ••• 27
    • ••• 28
    • ••• 29
    • ••• 30
    • Growth of Repositoriesin INDIA (Source: ROAR) ••• 31
    • (Source: OpenDOAR) ••• 32
    • ••• 33
    • ••• 34
    • ••• 35
    • ••• 36
    • ••• 37
    • ••• 38
    • https://www.facebook.com/oaindia ••• 39
    • ••• 40
    • ••• 41
    • ••• 42
    • ••• 43
    • ••• 44
    • Open Access World ••• 45
    • ••• 46
    • ••• 47
    • Testimonials Ray Frost, a researcher at the Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia. – He has deposited in QUTs repository around 300 of his papers published over the last few years. – These papers have been downloaded 165,000 times from the QUT repository. ••• 48
    • Publications & Citations of Ray Frost, QUT, Brisbane ••• 49
    • Green OA Mandate ••• 50
    • ••• 51
    • ••• 52
    • ••• 53
    • ••• 54
    • ••• 55
    • ••• 56
    • Publishers OA modelsTaylor & Francis current iOpenAccessoption will be Taylor & Francis OpenSelect from 2012, and would giveauthors and their sponsors the optionof making their articles available onOpen Acess to all for a publication fee.Article processing charges cover thecost of the publication process to allowfree and immediate access to theresearch articles. ••• 57
    • OA Fund"Setting up a central fund to pay openaccess publication charges at theUniversity was seen as a significantway of removing barriers forresearchers to publishing in openaccess journals." ••• 58
    • Agenda for ICAR/NARS Policy on Open Access in ICAR/NARS. Establishment of Institutional Repositories at each institute/university in ICAR/NARS. Transforming societies journals into Open Access. Launching of new Open Access journals. ••• 59
    • OA Resources• Open Access India https://www.facebook.com/groups/oaindia/ https://www.facebook.com/oaindia/• Open Access Directory http://oad.simmons.edu/oadwiki/Main_Page• Enabling Open Scholarship http://www.openscholarship.org• Open Access Week Oct 21-27, 2012 http://www.openaccessweek.org/ ••• 60
    • ••• 61
    • Thank you All.... ••• 62