Connect with SAGE during Open Access Week 

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Join SAGE in celebrating Open Access Week, taking place October 19-25th.

Throughout Open Access Week 2015, we will be talking to key industry figures and SAGE editors about open access (OA) publishing - the changes that have and continue to take place, what we are all still learning and getting key industry advice from those in the know. Bookmark this page to make sure you don't miss a post!

Don't forget to let us know your thoughts by tweeting us at @SAGENews using the official Open Access Week hashtag #OAWeek

For more information about SAGE's complete OA portfolio check out our OA page.

SAGE Open Access Week Blog Series

Open Access Week has become a key fixture of the academic calendar, marked every year to collectively discuss, debate and strategize the opportunities and challenges posted by OA as a global scholarly community. This year, SAGE is delighted to bring to you a collection of blog posts in collaboration with some of our OA editors and partners, to explore their views on the developments of OA over the past year. The series will be published on the SAGE Connection blog across OA Week and will include the following:

Articles of Interest

How library and information science faculty perceive and engage with open access
Journal of Information Science

Open access repositories in the Asia-Oceania region
Experiences and guidelines from three academic institutions

IFLA Journal

Academics' use and attitude towards open access in selected higher learning institutions of Ethiopia
Information Development

Open Access, Library and Publisher Competition, and the Evolution of General Commerce
Evaluation Review

Open Access (OA) Literature
What Is It?

The Diabetes Educator

Complying With the National Institutes of Health Public Access Policy to Facilitate Science Availability for All
Research on Social Work Practice

On Open Access and journal futures
Journal of Material Culture

Open-Access Journals Bane or Boon?
Journal of Primary Care & Community Health

Open Access, Megajournals, and MOOCs On the Political Economy of Academic Unbundling

Why the Current Insistence on Open Access to Scientific Data? Big Data, Knowledge Production, and the Political Economy of Contemporary Biology
Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society

Recent launches...

Proceedings of Singapore Healthcare

Translational Research in Oral Oncology

Socius: Sociological Research for a Dynamic World (an official publication of the American Sociological Association)

Journal of International Life Science Research

Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery Open Reports

Sexualization, Media and Society


Educational Neuroscience

Evolutionary Psychology

Journal of Reproductive Biotechnology and Fertility

Journal of Connectivity-Exploring the Internet of Things

SAGE Open Nursing

Complete list of fully 'gold' Open Access SAGE journals published by SAGE.


SAGE Open, SAGE Open Medicine and SAGE Open Medical Case Reports all publish peer-reviewed, original research and review articles in an interactive, open access format.SAGE Open publishes across the full spectrum of the social and behavioural sciences and the humanities. SAGE Open Medicine and SAGE Open Medical Case Reports publish original research and case reports in clinical medicine.


ASN Neuro
International Journal of Medical Research
SAGE Open Medicine
SAGE Open Medical Case Reports