If you’re following the Open Access movement, you are aware that medicine and the sciences have been really pushing ahead on this. Don’t think for a moment that other disciplines aren’t working in this arena! The Open Humanities Press has pulled together 7 open access journals and hopes to include more journals in the future. All journals use rigorous peer-review and have high profile editorial board members. The Chronicle of Higher Education has an article about this new endeavor.
If you want to find out more about Open Access, Peter Suber provides an overview. Open Humanities Press also describes Open Access. Want to find out what JHU is doing about Open Access? Go to the Scholarly Communications web site and find out!