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Open Access Journal Publishing 2020-2024

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Open Access Journal Publishing 2020-2024
Published: June 25, 2020 Content info: 75 Pages
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In today's global market, it's more important than ever to understand the changing dynamics of scholarly and professional publishing. Rely on Simba Information's ‘Open Access Journal Publishing 2020-2024 ’ to build your growth plan for this year and beyond.

This report explains the origins of the open access movement, gives a timeline for its development, but most importantly, Simba Information quantifies open access' position as a fast growing subsegment of scholarly journal publishing. Simba used the information it gathered through primary and secondary research to develop a financial outlook for open access journal publishing including leading competitors' performance through 2020 and market projections through 2024. This research was conducted in conjunction with a larger study of the overall market for scholarly and professional publishing.

‘Open Access Journal Publishing 2020-2024 ’ contains separate chapters covering the market, key competitors, and issues and forecast that include:

  • Simba's exclusive analysis of market size and structure
  • Revenue and market share rankings of 10 leading global publishers
  • Title and article growth metrics
  • A breakdown of players in the open access ecosystem including public and private research funders.
  • A breakdown open access publishing in key geographic regions: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World
  • Analysis of mergers and acquisitions
  • Simba's exclusive market projections to 2024 and more

Publishers and investment professionals can trust ‘Open Access Journal Publishing 2020-2024 ’ to provide the inside intelligence needed to evaluate growth potential, understand trends affecting the industry, and size up the competition.

Examples of some of the issues discussed include:

  • The competition among open access megajournals
  • Examination of green, gold, hybrid and membership models
  • Open access, peer review and questions of quality and impact
  • OA's impact on "big deal" subscription model
  • Rise of predatory publishers
  • The role of OA mandates in this evolution

‘Open Access Journal Publishing 2020-2024 ’ is an essential tool for publishing executives, M&A advisors, market analysts, and industry consultants who need to understand the business strategies driving the scholarly and professional publishing industry.

Simba has a knowledge base from more than 20 years worth of perspective on these markets. This is not a static industry. It's one that's affected by rapid changes in technology, the economy, mergers, partnerships and public policy and library budgets. Simba's experienced analysts and daily coverage is the bedrock for these reports.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

METHODOLOGY

  • DEFINITION OF OPEN ACCESS JOURNAL PUBLISHING
  • SCOPE OF THE REPORT
  • SOURCES OF INFORMATION
  • METHODOLOGY FOR PROJECTING/ESTIMATING RESULTS

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  • INTRODUCTION
  • WHAT IS OPEN ACCESS PUBLISHING?
  • KEY FACTS & TRENDS
    • Author Processing Fees Account for 2019 Sales of $639 Million
    • Open Access Journal Have 5% Share, Center of Conversation
    • Millions of Open Access Articles Published, Growing 10% Per Annum
    • Research & Development Spending Maintains Strong Outlook
    • Non-Open Access Journals Garner Slightly More Citations Per Paper

CHAPTER 1: OPEN ACCESS JOURNAL MARKET

  • INTRODUCTION
  • KEY DEVELOPMENTS IN OPEN ACCESS
    • Internet, Economics Launch Open Access Movement
    • Plan S Takes Aim at Hybrid Journal Model
    • Trump Considers U.S. Open Access Policy Shake Up
    • OPEN ACCESS DEFINITIONS AND PUBLISHING MODELS
    • Open Access Journals
    • Gold
    • Green
    • Hybrid
    • Megajournals
    • Article Processing Charges (APCs)
    • Institutional Memberships
  • THE OPEN ACCESS ECOSYSTEM
    • Public Funding Agencies
    • National Institutes of Health
    • European Research Council
    • Research Councils UK
    • The Wellcome Trust
    • Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI)
    • Institutional Mandates
  • MARKET SIZE
    • Table 1.1: Open Access Journal Market by Metric, 2017-2019
    • Table 1.2: Research Outputs on Science Direct, 2016-2019
  • APC Journal Revenue
  • Direct Support
  • Premium Services
  • Memberships
  • Offset Agreements: Springer Strikes it Big with University of California
    • Table 1.3: Largest Transformative Agreements by Number of Publications Covered
  • Other Measures of Market Size
  • OPEN ACCESS BY DISCIPLINE
    • Medical & Biosciences
      • Figure 1.4: OA Journal Revenue, Share by Academic Discipline, 2019
    • Scientific & Technical
      • Figure 1.5: Open Access Journal Titles by Subject Area
    • Social Science and Humanities (SSH)
  • OPEN ACCESS PUBLISHING BY GEOGRAPHY
    • North America
      • Figure 1.6: Leading Nations Publishing Output, Open Access vs. Non-Open Access Articles, 2018
    • Europe
      • Figure: 1.7: Open Access Journals vs. Non-Open Access Journals by Regional Geography, 2018
    • Asia-Pacific
      • Figure 1.8: Select Publisher Authorship by Geography, 2019
    • Rest of the World
      • Figure 1.9: Leading Nations Percentage of Open Access to Articles Published, 2018
    • Language
      • Figure 1.10: Breakdown of Academic Scholarly Journals (Peer Review, English, Open Access)

CHAPTER 2: LEADING OPEN ACCESS JOURNAL PUBLISHERS

  • INTRODUCTION
  • LEADING OPEN ACCESS JOURNAL PUBLISHERS
  • SPRINGER NATURE
    • Company Overview
      • Figure 2.1: Leading OA Journal Publishers by Market Share, 2019
      • Table 2.2: Most Cited Journals, 2018
    • Recent Company Performance
    • Open Access Strategy
      • Table 2.3: Most Active Peer Reviewed Open Access Journal Titles
      • Table 2.4: Leading Open Access Journal Publishers' Revenue1, 2017-2019
  • ELSEVIER
    • Company Overview
    • Recent Company Performance
      • Table 2.5: Leading Research Funders' Top Publisher by Articles Funded, 2019
    • Open Access Strategy
  • JOHN WILEY & SONS
    • Company Overview
    • Recent Company Performance
    • Open Access Strategy
      • Table 2.6: Open Access Journals Leading Citations in Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine, 2018
  • FRONTIERS
    • Company Overview
    • Recent Company Performance
      • Table 2.7: Leading Publishers by Average Citations
    • Open Access Strategy
      • Table 2.8: Open Access Journals Leading Citations in Microbiology, 2018
  • MDPI AG
    • Company Overview
    • Recent Company Performance
    • Open Access Strategy
  • PUBLIC LIBRARY OF SCIENCE (PLOS)
    • Company Overview
      • Table 2.9: PLOS ONE is Leading Journal Publishing Research From 3 U.S. Federal Agencies, 2019
    • Recent Company Performance
    • Open Access Strategy
  • HINDAWI
    • Company Overview
      • Table 2.10: Leading Open Access Publisher by Title Count Key Subjects
    • Recent Company Performance
    • Open Access Strategy
  • INFORMA PLC
    • Company Overview
    • Recent Company Performance
    • Open Access Strategy
  • WOLTERS KLUWER
    • Company Overview
    • Recent Company Performance
    • Open Access Strategy
      • Table 2.11: Leading Open Access Publishing by Title Count Medicine & Health
  • THIEME
    • Company Overview
    • Recent Company Performance
    • Open Access Strategy
  • OTHER NOTABLE PUBLISHERS
    • De Gruyter
    • SAGE Publications
      • Table 2.12: Leading Publishers by Titles in the Directory of Open Journals
    • Copernicus
  • MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS IN THE OA JOURNAL MARKET
    • Table 2.13: OA Journal Publishing M&A Activity, 2016-2020

CHAPTER 3: TRENDS & FORECAST

  • INTRODUCTION
  • TRENDS IN OPEN ACCESS PUBLISHING
    • Pandemic to Accelerate Open Access Transition
    • Research & Development Spending Maintains Strong Outlook
      • Table 3.1: Research & Development Spending Forecast by Country, 2020-2024
    • Research Flows from Funders to Publishers
      • Table 3.2: Leading Research Funders Growth in Articles Funded, 2018-2019
      • Table 3.3: Leading Research Funders by Journal Publishing Most Funded Articles, 2019
    • Non-Open Access Journals Garner Slightly More Citations Per Paper
      • Figure 3.4: Non-Open Access Journals, Documents, Citations, 2018
      • Figure 3.5: Open Access Journals, Documents, Citations, 2018
      • Figure 3.6: Prevalence of Peer Review in All Journals vs. Open Access vs. English-Non-English
    • Peer Review Most Prevalent in Open Access Journals
  • OPEN ACCESS PUBLISHING FORECAST
    • V-Shaped Outlook for Global Economy
      • Table 3.7: World GDP Projected Growth by Region 2020-2024
    • Market Forecast
      • Table 3.8: Open Access Journal Forecast by Metric, 2020-2024
      • Table 3.9: Leading OA Journal Publishers Forecast, 2019-2020P
    • Forecast Leading Publishers
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