OMICS observes annual Open Access Week

OMICS grants free access to scientific journals and scientific research work

Oct 23, 2013 10:10 IST India Infoline News Service

OMICS Group International a peer reviewed journal publisher and world-over scientific event organizer here it Pharmacognosy meet today announced that it is observing “Open Access Week” till 26th October. Objective of this celebrations is to make the valuable and sacred Scientific and Health Care Research Papers, Scientific papers freely available to the deserving Research students and Scientists, free, instant and online at www.omicsonline.org

Normally Scientific Papers or Research papers are available for reference at a cost, which are not affordably by many. Thus born a new concept called Open access journals which are scholarly journals that are available online to the reader "without financial, legal, or technical barriers or constraints. They can freely access them informed Dr. Srinubabu, Chairman and CEO of OMICS Group International.
Headquartered in Hyderabad and offices in Henderson, Palo Alto, Los Angeles, and Romania, OMICS is acknowledged world over for its 350 Open Access journals, 25,000 Editorial team, 3 Million readers, and more than 1, 00,000 facebook followers. It conducts around 100 conferences per.

Open Access Week is an annual scholarly communication event focusing on open access informed Dr. Srinubabu. It takes place globally during the last full week of October he added. During this week, we disseminate information about Open Access to Scientific and Research Scholars through talks, seminars, symposia informed Dr. Srinubabu.

It is a global event now in its seventh year, is an opportunity for the academic and research community to continue to learn about the potential benefits of Open Access, to share what they’ve learned with colleagues, and to help inspire wider participation in helping to make Open Access a new norm in scientific research.

It is an “Open Access” to information is free, immediate, online access to the results of scholarly research, and the right to use and re-use those results as you need – has the power to transform the way research and scientific inquiry are conducted added Dr Srinubabu. To mark the occasion and celebrate the same, we have taken up new initiatives like Mobile App, eBooks, OMICS Group French Edition, Young Scientist Award and Scholars Central program, he said. The group has published around 55,000 articles in more than 350 journals along with the 50 acquired journals which were procured from reputed publishers including Aston Journals (USA), Ashdin Publishers (USA), LibPubMedia (UK), La Prensa Medica (Argentina) & Oral Health and Dental Management (Romania).

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