Comments on: Representative Conyers speaks http://www.lessig.org/2009/03/representative-conyers-speaks/ Blog, news, books Tue, 10 Oct 2017 06:01:00 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.8.2 By: Kiaser Zohsay http://www.lessig.org/2009/03/representative-conyers-speaks/#comment-821 Mon, 09 Mar 2009 11:12:22 +0000 http://lessig.org/blog/2009/03/representative_conyers_speaks.html#comment-821 Open-access publishing on the Internet is going to kill the peer-reviewed journal publishing industry, the same way that cassette tapes, home VCR’s, and MP3′s killed all of their respective industries.

Oh, wait …

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By: Rick http://www.lessig.org/2009/03/representative-conyers-speaks/#comment-820 Mon, 09 Mar 2009 08:40:05 +0000 http://lessig.org/blog/2009/03/representative_conyers_speaks.html#comment-820 Gee…… It sure got quiet around here. :

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By: Adi Kamdar http://www.lessig.org/2009/03/representative-conyers-speaks/#comment-819 Sat, 07 Mar 2009 06:19:57 +0000 http://lessig.org/blog/2009/03/representative_conyers_speaks.html#comment-819 Regarding his peer review argument, as far as I understand, the NIH policy states that scientists must make their articles open a year after initial publication. Doesn’t this mean that the articles, if already published, should have been peer-reviewed already?

Also, here’s an interesting blog post by Michael Poynder about OA and peer review:
http://poynder.blogspot.com/2006/10/open-access-death-knell-for-peer.html

and a piece from the SPARC OA newsletter:
http://www.earlham.edu/~peters/fos/newsletter/09-02-07.htm#peerreview

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