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Policies on institutional subscription to major international publishing platforms are discussed. It seems a contradiction, but in Spain the expansion of open access is consolidating and increasing its foreign economic dependence. The cost of access to specific articles in various [...]

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The aim of the study is to test a methodology to investigate the correlation between the models of electronic information usage and the scientific communication preferences reflected in two databases: Web of Science (WoS) from Thomson Reuters, and Scopus from Elsevier. The study is [...]

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An analysis evaluating electronic journals published by Spanish universities was performed, taking into account both formal aspects and cybermetric indicators. The aim of this study was to analyse the impact and visibility of these web-based publications. The number of publications, [...]