Ozgur Press has been publishing in the Gold Open Access model since June 15, 2022. Golden Open Access is free, instant, and permanent online access to the published version of a work. Readers can read all books online and download them as free PDFs immediately after publication.
The authors own the copyright to the books and book chapters published by Ozgur Press, and their works are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0) license. The Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0) license permits sharing, copying, reproducing, and adapting the work in any size and format, except for commercial use, including remixing, transforming, and building upon the work, provided proper attribution is given to the original work. Readers may download, copy, share, and modify the books, provided full attribution is given to the original work and not for commercial purposes. Open-access content is far more likely to be downloaded and cited. Research has found that open-access book chapters are downloaded seven times more than non-OA titles, are cited 50% more, and are mentioned online ten times more.
Benefits of publishing an OA book with Ozgur Press
· Increased visibility
· Maximised discoverability
· Global readership
· CC BY-NC 4.0 licence.
· Author retains copyright
· Rigorous peer review
· Access to your book's usage metrics
· Free for readers (PDF)
· Print availability
CC: Creative Commons. Anyone can download and share your work.
BY: Attribution. You must always be credited as the author.
NC: Noncommercial. The open-access version cannot be sold or used commercially.
All published books and articles contain license information in both HTML and PDF versions.
Ozgur Press allows authors to share an electronic version of their books through an institutional repository and other archives.
Ozgur Press will submit open-access ebooks and metadata to WorldCat and all other relevant indexing systems. Books will be archived with CLOCKKS and MARC21-Records.
Open-access books are available on the Free Press website. The authors can also add the open-access file of the books to their institutional repositories and any academic repository of their choice.
Open Access Start
June 15, 2022
Ozgur Press (ROR ID) releases the open-access edition immediately.
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