The Implementation of Router Service Engine iSwitch for Open Access Papers
摘要: Open Access academic paper has become important measures of the world's leading countries which promote knowledge sharing, collaborative open innovation, economic growth and inclusive development. Moreover, Open Sharing of academic papers founded by public funding projects has become the consensus of the world’s leading countries, and an important requirement is to deposit those papers in the open access IRs which are attribute to funder and authors’ institute. But the situation of institutional repository in China is serious, such as poorer deposit awareness, incomplete or incorrect submitted data and so on. It affects the development and perfection of China Open Access and open sharing mechanism. Though RJ-Broker can assist and promote to solve problems above, it is mainly related to European PMC data and located abroad.
In order to better solve those problems, National Science Library of CAS, as a leader institute of this study in China, with hundreds of Research institutes of Chinese Academy of Sciences as demonstration, and reference to the OA-RJ model, constructed a pushing and routing services of Chinese academic papers, namely iSwitch, implementing automatic deposit. It can help institutes and funders to construct their IRs effectively and promote academic papers utilization by others openly.
After iSwitch service is released publicly, it has routed more than 360,000 paper metadata pushed by Web of Science and some experimental Open Access paper data from other publishers to CAS IRs. Now it is a stable service to exchange WOS update data and other publisher data. Besides, with the help of iSwitch, Web of Science has linked full-text link of CAS IR papers since 27, July, 2015.