A Study in Gold

Top Romanian Scholarly Journals and Their Open Access Policies





open access, scholarly journals, bibliometric databases, Romania


This study aims to offer a global image of the top Romanian Open Access journals. After the identification of the Romanian journals included in the most widely-used bibliometric databases (Web of Science and Scopus), some characteristics, such as their inclusion in DOAJ and/or ROAD, the use of Open Access licenses and the existence of processing/submission charges are analysed. The conclusions of this study offer a perspective on the Open Access movement and its influence on Romanian scientific publishers.


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How to Cite

Coravu, R., & Constantinescu, M. (2018). A Study in Gold: Top Romanian Scholarly Journals and Their Open Access Policies. Revista Română De Biblioteconomie și Știința Informării = Romanian Journal of Library and Information Science, 14(4), 104–112. https://doi.org/10.26660/rrbsi.2018.14.4.104



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