Looking to start a journal? Have a look at the notes and readings presented at theYork Graduate Student Journal Symposium. It will help to give you a better idea of what’s involved.
See copyright related resources from the “Publish and Flourish” Journal Publication Information Session hosted by the Faculty of Graduate Studies
See the Open Students: Students for open access to research web site.
The scholarly communications landscape is shifting to embrace new technologies and with these technologies, new modes of publishing.
The Open Access movement is gaining momentum as national funding agencies are adopting supportive mandates. Authors are increasingly becoming aware of the fact that publisher’s copyright transfer agreements are restricting their ability to disseminate their scholarship. Furthermore, there is growing debate on how to take into account citation, access, and impact factor data from various sources.