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== Open access ==
== Open access ==
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* '''open access''' means not only free to read but also free to reuse under certain conditions (this will be beneficial not only for the reader but also for you - the author - when you reuse figures for presentations, reviews,..)
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* open access articles are read and consequently cited more often
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* if open access is not an option, you may be able to publish a pre-print version of your article which will be freely accessible
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== Text formatting ==

Revision as of 09:48, 15 January 2008

Things to keep in mind before and while you are trying to publish. Please extend with your advice.

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Open access

  • open access means not only free to read but also free to reuse under certain conditions (this will be beneficial not only for the reader but also for you - the author - when you reuse figures for presentations, reviews,..)
  • open access articles are read and consequently cited more often
  • if open access is not an option, you may be able to publish a pre-print version of your article which will be freely accessible

Text formatting

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