Answered By: ic @westernsydney.edu.au
Last Updated: Jul 14, 2021     Views: 7

You will need to consider the following:

Review the  'Think. Check. Submit.' principles to evaluate the journal by:

From the publisher website, a journal is peer-reviewed, well-indexed, and does not include a levy article processing charges (APC) is located.

Once the author is accepted and published, authors typically retain copyright over Gold OA articles, with publishers releasing the work under a Creative Commons license.

The article's CC BY 4.0 license means that the author will not have to negotiate the right to include it in their thesis or a monograph.

Key benefits of publishing GOLD AO:

  • Available to a global audience without detail
  • Potentially more views, downloads and citations