Researchers get funded by government bodies and institutions in order to bring innovation by accelerating the pace of scientific discovery as well as enhancing the research quality for the betterment of the society. Funders understand that the wide access of research is as important as the research itself. Only through sharing of research findings, the value of a research can be maximized.
Yet, most often research findings are not available to the scientific community and the end user. However the wide spread of internet allows us to bring these innovation to the society in a cost effective way.
The name Open Access manifests providing unlimited access to the user without any restrictions.
Open access is free immediate online availability of research articles with full reuse rights. Researchers can use the published results as an reference for further research.
The idea of having open access journal is crucial to the future of science as it allows every individual to access the vast scientific data base on the public internet, permitting them to read, download, distribute, copy, print, search, or link to the full texts of these articles.
An author can take the advantages of open access Journal by publishing their work as an article with the help of a publisher in an open access journal whereas readers can benefit by the knowledge which he can get from the articles for Free.