SAGE Open

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SAGE's Jayne Marks gave a presentation to HighWire's Publishers Forum about this new open access journal from SAGE.

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SAGE Open

  1. 1. SAGE Open- evolution in the social sciences<br />Presented to HighWire Publishers Forum<br />January 2011<br />Jayne Marks<br />Vice President, Library Information Group<br />
  2. 2. SAGE goals<br />Provide services and products<br />Innovate<br />Generate new revenue streams<br />
  3. 3. Open Access is a challenge …….and an opportunity<br />
  4. 4. Learning from the scientific community - BioMedCentral<br />
  5. 5. Learning from the scientific community - PLoS<br />
  6. 6. Learning from the scientific community - Hindawi<br />
  7. 7. SAGE Open – the concept<br />Providing a service for social scientists to publish in a premier OA journal<br />Modeled on PLoS One – broad-based interdisciplinary title<br />Quality and speed of publication important<br />
  8. 8. SAGE Open – the challenges<br />Generating revenue – social scientists not funded for publication fees<br />Streamline costs to deliver affordable APC ($695)<br />Offer very low charter price ($195) to remove barrier to participation<br />Delivering a quality product<br />Define and refine what is important to the author and reader<br />Develop new cost effective services <br />
  9. 9. SAGE Open – the product<br />Broad interdisciplinary social science journal<br />Peer review - rapid and focused on soundness of research presented<br />Basic production process<br />Article level commentary and public stats<br />
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  11. 11. SAGE Open – defining success<br />Engagement from the social science community<br />Publication of wide range of interesting and relevant articles<br />Innovation – more of a platform than a journal<br />Revenue? Profit? <br />
  12. 12. Thank you<br />SAGE Open team:<br />Jayne Marks jayne.marks@sagepub.com<br />Bob Howard bob.howard@sagepub.com<br />Lettie Conrad lettie.conrad@sagepub.com<br />www.sageopen.com<br />

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