Open Access by Peter Suber

Cover of: Open Access | Peter Suber

Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .

Written in English

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  • Open access publishing

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementPeter Suber
SeriesMIT Press essential knowledge
LC ClassificationsZ286.O63 S83 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 242 p.
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25046750M
ISBN 100262301733
ISBN 109780262517638
LC Control Number2011038297

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