Stoa Scleractinia Ep 1, Part 3 - The exclusivity and cost behind publishing scientific research

Stoa Scleractinia Ep 1, Part 3 - The exclusivity and cost behind publishing scientific research

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Dr Owen O’Shea explains the reality behind publishing work in journals. There is often a misconception that scientists get paid from publishing their work, when in fact, the reality is quite the opposite. Scientists’ will typically sign over the copyright to their research in order to have it published, leaving the publisher with the freedom to charge for journal subscriptions as well as individual papers. Additionally, publishers can offer an ‘open access’ option, whereby researchers will pay ... See More

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