Tag Archive for Pakistaniaat

Pakistaniaat: Faiz Issue Published

This is to let you all know that the Faiz Ahmed Faiz Special issue of Pakistaniaat has now been published and is available on our website. Two years in the making, this wonderfully comprehensive issue on one of the greatest poets of Pakistan was edited by Dr. Amina Yaqin. More about Dr. Amina Yaqin, Special…

What Makes Our OA Journals Successful

As an editor of two open access journals[1] , I often find myself taking a deep look at our editorial practices as well as the general perception of OA journals by those who are either too invested in controlled content journals or do not understand the philosophy behind open access. How can we run our…

Open Access Journals: business models

Open Access journals are published under a variety of business models. Costs need to be covered and there are various ways of doing this. Of course, the lower the cost base, the easier it is to develop a way of doing business that is sustainable. Smaller publishers and society publishers that do not have quite…