What is Open Access

Generally, when it comes to journals anyone who wants to read the articles must subscribe by paying large amounts to access the articles. For emerging researchers and student who have limited budgets may not be able to afford such fees. However, with the developments in the publication field, now a days most of the journals are moving towards open access.

Open access is providing a platform to freely access the products of research to everybody. It allows research to be disseminated quickly and widely and the research process to operate more efficiently.

Why open access

The open access movement offers a number of advantages to people encompassing all sections of society. Access, Immediacy, Stimulating Effects, High Impact and number of Citations, Search Options, Modes of Availability, Author and Institution Visibility, Low Publishing Costs are few of them.