- Cappelen Damm Akademisk offers Open Access publishing of academic peer-reviewed books on NOASP (Nordic Open Access Scholarly Publishing).
- Cappelen Damm Akademisk has “Level 1” accreditation, and therefore Open Access books published with us yield publication points in the Norwegian documentation system for research funding (also known as the “tellekantsystem”).
- Publication on NOASP will serve as a guarantee that the publications have been subject to independent peer review and fulfill the strict requirements set for scholarly publication.
- The publications are licensed under a http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC-BY 4.0).
- Cappelen Damm Akademisk/NOASP is a member of OASPA (Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association).
- Cappelen Damm Akademisk/NOASP is a member of DOAB (Directory of Open Access Books).
Akersgata 47-49, Oslo
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Focus and Scope
Cappelen Damm Akademisk offers open access publishing of academic peer-reviewed books in all diciplines on NOASP - Nordic Open Access Scholarly Publishing. NOASP features:
- The Open Access books are freely available online (PDF, ePub, XML, HTML)
- Authors retain copyright (books are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International CC-BY 4.0)
- Rigorous peer review
- Open Access books published with us yield publication points in the Norwegian documentation system for research funding
Peer Review Process
NOASP and Cappelen Damm Akademisk requires that each manuscript be evaluated by independent peer reviewers identified and approved by its Editorial Board. Reviewers are selected based on professional qualifications. Typical time for completion of peer review and return of the reviewers' comments and Board feedback to authors is 2-3 months, although some reviews may take longer depending on various factors (e.g., length of manuscript, limited availability of reviewers).
Open Access Policy
NOASP provides open access on the principle that making research accessible supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.
Except where otherwise noted, the publications are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC-BY 4.0) License allowing third parties to copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format, and to remix, transform, and build upon the material, for any purpose, even commercially, under the condition that appropriate credit is given, that a link to the license is provided, and that you indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.