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Plant methods moves to fund open-access publishing

Forde, Brian G. and Roberts, Michael R. (2006) Plant methods moves to fund open-access publishing. Plant Methods, 2 (6).

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    Abstract

    As an Open Access journal dedicated to promoting technological innovation in plant biology, Plant Methods occupies a unique niche amongst plant journals. To fund its open access policy, and to enable it to continue to serve the plant sciences community, Plant Methods will be introducing an article processing charge (APC) from March 1st 2006. This charge will cover the costs of making the article freely and universally accessible online and the costs involved in its inclusion in PubMed and its archiving in public repositories. In some circumstances, waivers of the APC may be granted and authors whose institutions are BioMed Central members will incur no, or reduced, charges.

    Item Type: Article
    Journal or Publication Title: Plant Methods
    Additional Information: © 2006 Forde and Roberts; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
    Subjects: Q Science > QH Natural history > QH301 Biology
    Departments: Faculty of Science and Technology > Lancaster Environment Centre
    ID Code: 8917
    Deposited By: Prof Brian G Forde
    Deposited On: 19 May 2008 12:04
    Refereed?: No
    Published?: Published
    Last Modified: 09 Apr 2014 22:15
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    URI: http://eprints.lancs.ac.uk/id/eprint/8917

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