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The State of OA: A large-scale analysis of the prevalence and impact of Open Access articles

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RT @Protohedgehog: Also mentioned at #AcadAPE, this similar-is study on the state of OA by @researchremix @jasonpriem @lariviev @juancomman…
RT @Protohedgehog: Also mentioned at #AcadAPE, this similar-is study on the state of OA by @researchremix @jasonpriem @lariviev @juancomman…
RT @Protohedgehog: Also mentioned at #AcadAPE, this similar-is study on the state of OA by @researchremix @jasonpriem @lariviev @juancomman…
RT @Protohedgehog: Also mentioned at #AcadAPE, this similar-is study on the state of OA by @researchremix @jasonpriem @lariviev @juancomman…
Also mentioned at #AcadAPE, this similar-is study on the state of OA by @researchremix @jasonpriem @lariviev @juancommander @l_matthia @bree_uw @ashleydfarley @jevinwest and @stefhaustein https://t.co/93FUwakXWd (also @PeerJPreprints)
RT @jasonpriem: "The State of #OA," our paper analyzing #openaccess progress, was a 2017 hit on @thePeerJ! Congrats to my awesome coautho…
RT @jasonpriem: "The State of #OA," our paper analyzing #openaccess progress, was a 2017 hit on @thePeerJ! Congrats to my awesome coautho…
RT @jasonpriem: "The State of #OA," our paper analyzing #openaccess progress, was a 2017 hit on @thePeerJ! Congrats to my awesome coautho…
RT @jasonpriem: "The State of #OA," our paper analyzing #openaccess progress, was a 2017 hit on @thePeerJ! Congrats to my awesome coautho…
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RT @jasonpriem: "The State of #OA," our paper analyzing #openaccess progress, was a 2017 hit on @thePeerJ! Congrats to my awesome coautho…
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RT @jasonpriem: "The State of #OA," our paper analyzing #openaccess progress, was a 2017 hit on @thePeerJ! Congrats to my awesome coautho…
RT @jasonpriem: "The State of #OA," our paper analyzing #openaccess progress, was a 2017 hit on @thePeerJ! Congrats to my awesome coautho…
My co-authored article 'The State of OA: A large-scale analysis of the prevalence and impact of Open Access articles' was one of the top 5 most viewed #DataScience #LegalIssues and #SciencePolicy articles published in @thePeerJ journal in 2017!
RT @jasonpriem: "The State of #OA," our paper analyzing #openaccess progress, was a 2017 hit on @thePeerJ! Congrats to my awesome coautho…
RT @jasonpriem: "The State of #OA," our paper analyzing #openaccess progress, was a 2017 hit on @thePeerJ! Congrats to my awesome coautho…
RT @jasonpriem: "The State of #OA," our paper analyzing #openaccess progress, was a 2017 hit on @thePeerJ! Congrats to my awesome coautho…
RT @jasonpriem: "The State of #OA," our paper analyzing #openaccess progress, was a 2017 hit on @thePeerJ! Congrats to my awesome coautho…
RT @jasonpriem: "The State of #OA," our paper analyzing #openaccess progress, was a 2017 hit on @thePeerJ! Congrats to my awesome coautho…
"The State of #OA," our paper analyzing #openaccess progress, was a 2017 hit on @thePeerJ! Congrats to my awesome coauthors: @stefhaustein @lariviev @juancommander @l_matthia @bree_uw @ashleydfarley @jevinwest @researchremix https://t.co/t6DbEQa0Xd https://t.co/j2FC5CLSxj
@alesarrett @l_matthia If only there were some way Lisa could find out the difference ;) https://t.co/93FUwakXWd #bam
RT @skrashen: … at least 28% of the scholarly literature is Open Access .. this proportion is growing … (Open access articles) receive 18%…
RT @skrashen: … at least 28% of the scholarly literature is Open Access .. this proportion is growing … (Open access articles) receive 18%…
RT @skrashen: … at least 28% of the scholarly literature is Open Access .. this proportion is growing … (Open access articles) receive 18%…
… at least 28% of the scholarly literature is Open Access .. this proportion is growing … (Open access articles) receive 18% more citations than average. https://t.co/o2yY3J5YBV
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The State of OA https://t.co/CFk8GU70l2 via @PeerJPreprints #openaccess
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Competing Interests

Heather Piwowar and Jason Priem are founders of Impactstory, a non-profit company which makes Unpaywall, oaDOI, and other tools to improve scholarly communication.

Author Contributions

Heather Piwowar conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Jason Priem conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Vincent Larivière conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Juan Pablo Alperin conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Lisa Matthias performed the experiments, analyzed the data, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Bree Norlander analyzed the data, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Ashley Farley wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Jevin West reviewed drafts of the paper.

Stefanie Haustein conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Data Deposition

The following information was supplied regarding data availability:

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.837902

Funding

The authors received no funding for this work.


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