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Last Updated: Sep 11, 2019 3:07 PM

What is Open Access?

Open Access logo by PLOSOpen Access (OA) is the free availability of an article, journal or other work on the Internet. There are varying levels of openness, but a work that is OA is free to access and read, not necessarily free to redistribute (i.e., via email) or re-post elsewhere (i.e., a website other than the source website).


"Open Access logo" by PLOS is made available under CC0.

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Karlen Chase
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