Tip: OAPEN “Open Access Books Toolkit”

Have you ever asked yourself: Where can I, as an author, obtain comprehensive information about Open Access?

Our tip: The Open Access Books Toolkit by not-for-profit organisation OAPEN (“Open Access Publishing in European Networks”) contains over 30 detailed articles on specific aspects of Open Access. Keyword searches, a glossary and FAQs make it easy to find the topics you are looking for. The toolkit is organized in the form of the “Research Life Cycle”:

  • Planning and Funding
  • Conduct Research
  • Consider Publishing Options
  • Write & submit manuscript
  • Peer review
  • Book contract and License
  • Book is published & disseminated
  • Research is reused

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Open Access at Budrich

Since its foundation in 2004, we have been offering our authors various options for Open Access publication. Don’t hesitate to contact us!


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