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Open Access: Self-archiving

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Open Access: Self-archiving

Image - EGFARSelf-archiving means to deposit a digital document in a publicly accessible website, preferable an OAI compliant repository [1]. Self-archiving further refers to self-archiving of peer-reviewed research journal and conference articles, as well as thesis, books, and book chapters. Usually, authors deposit in their institutional repository or open archive with a goal of making their work visible, accessible, harvestable and usable.

Besides exposing and facilitating access to research online, self-archiving maximizes the visibility,usage and impact the research outputs.In the agricultural domain, CIARD conducted a study on researchers' attitude towards openness to research output.

Some aspects of Self-archiving

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