Monthly Archives: November 2011

60% of Journals Allow Immediate Archiving of Peer-Reviewed Articles – but it gets much much better…

SHERPA/RoMEO data shows that 87% of journals allow some form of immediate self-archiving of articles, although in only 60% of cases is this a post-peer-reviewed version. Once embargo periods have expired and any other restrictions complied with, this rises to 94% of journals that permit peer-reviewed articles to be archived, and only 5% that do not allow any form of archiving. Read more

RoMEO and Special Exceptions

If you go to our Statistics page, you will notice a phrase like ‘RoMEO has 27 additional policies for special exceptions.’ So I thought I would explain what these special exceptions are. Publishers may have a main policy on self-archiving, but some of their titles may follow another policy, this make them special exceptions. Previously, … Read more

RoMEO and JULIET Updates for October

RoMEO New additions •    Acta Didactica Norge- Blue [21/10/11] •    Advanstar Communications [Blue] [7/10/11] •    Associação Portuguesa de Estudos Franceses (APEF) – Blue [5/10/11] •    Associazone Paolo Sylos Labini – Blue [26/10/11] •    FORMakademisk [Blue] [17/10/11] – Norsk RoMEO •    Gyldendal Akademisk (Gyldendal Academic) [Green] [17/10/11] – Norsk RoMEO •    Instituto Politécnico de Leiria, Escola … Read more