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Academic Publishing: How It Works and Why

An introduction to the industry of academic publishing, how it came to be, and how it works now.

The Publication Process

References and Image Credits

Graphics are made by Vicky Ludas Orlofsky using logos and images from the following sources:

Company logos and journal covers:  Their respective websites

Open Access logo: Wikimedia Commons


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