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Open Access: An Evolving Alternative
August 2012 (vol. 45 no. 8)
pp. 70-72
Lorraine J. Haricombe, University of Kansas
L. Ada Emmett, University of Kansas
Perry Alexander, University of Kansas
Although it offers an alternative to the traditional publishing model that makes scholarship freely available digitally without common copyright and licensing restrictions, open access has garnered significant debate.The featured Web extra is a video interview in which MIT Professor of Computer Science and Engineering Hal Abelson speaks with Ann E.K. Sobel about receiving the 2012 ACM SIGCSE Award for Outstanding Contributions to Computer Science Education and conveying a sense of importance to the study of information technology. YouTube URL:
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Lorraine J. Haricombe, L. Ada Emmett, Perry Alexander, "Open Access: An Evolving Alternative," Computer, vol. 45, no. 8, pp. 70-72, Aug. 2012, doi:10.1109/MC.2012.274
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