Part 1 Background information: Introduction; Examples of successful open access journals. Part 2 Crafting a new open access journal: Journal planning issues; Hosting and data systems; By-laws, policies and other journal documentation; Resources and financing; Disseminating the content of your journal. Part 3 Maintaining and operating an open access journal: Launching the journal; Maintaining and sustaining an OA journal; Concluding remarks.
Dr David J Solomon is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Michigan State University. He started an open access electronic journal in medical education, Medical Education Online, which has grown rapidly in recent years.
...this book serves quite well as a good and easy-to-read starter., Library Hi-Tech-Journal ...raise many practical issues to keep in mind while planning, shaping and maintaining an OA journal., Library Hi-Tech-Journal ...this book is a good starting point., Library Review (Emerald Publishing)