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Neuman, Y. & Laakso, M. (2017). Balancing ideology and feasibility: A case study on adopting and evaluating open access publishing models for a society journal within philosophy. Information Research, 22 (4).

Laakso, M., Lindman, J., Shen, C., Nyman, L., & Björk, B-C. (2017). Research Output Availability on Academic Social Networks: Implications for Stakeholders in Academic Publishing. Electronic Markets: The International Journal on Networked Business. Download accepted manuscript.

Melero, R., Laakso, M., & Navas-Fernández, M. (2017). Openness of Spanish scholarly journals as measured by access and rights. Learned Publishing. Download accepted manuscript

Laakso, M, Nyman, L & Björk, B-C (2017). Rinnakkaistallentamisen edistäminen organisaatiotasolla: kokemuksia ja päätelmiä Hankenin NopSA-hankkeesta. Informaatiotutkimus, 36 (1).


Laakso, M., Solomon, D. and Björk, B.-C. (2016). How subscription-based scholarly journals can convert to open access: A review of approaches. Learned Publishing, 29: 259–269.

Laakso, M., & Björk, B-C. (2016). Hybrid open access—A longitudinal study. Journal of Informetrics, 10(4), 919–932.

Nyman, L., Laakso, M., (2016) Notes on the History of Fork and Join. IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol. 38, no. 3, pp. 84-87, July-Sept. 2016. accepted manuscript

Laakso, M., & Lindman, J. (2016). Journal copyright restrictions and actual open access availability: a study of articles published in eight top information systems journals (2010–2014). Scientometrics. accepted manuscript

Björk B-C, Shen C, Laakso M (2016) A longitudinal study of independent scholar-published open access journals. PeerJ 4:e1990.

Laakso M, Nyman L (2016) Exploring the Relationship between Research and BIM Standardization: A Systematic Mapping of Early Studies on the IFC Standard (1997–2007). Buildings 6(1), 7;


Laakso M, Nyman L (2014) Innovation Opportunities: An Overview of Standards and Platforms in the Video Game Industry. Technology Innovation Management Review. 4 (7).

Laakso M (2014). Green open access policies of scholarly journal publishers: a study of what, when, and where self-archiving is allowed. Scientometrics. 99 (2), 475-494. accepted manuscript

Björk B-C, Laakso M, Welling P, Paetau P (2014) Anatomy of Green Open Access. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology. 65(2) 237-250 accepted manuscript


Solomon D J, Laakso M, & Björk B-C (2013). A longitudinal comparison of citation rates and growth among open access journals. Journal of Informetrics, 7(3), 642–650. accepted manuscript

Laakso M, & Björk B-C. (2013). Delayed open access: An overlooked high‐impact category of openly available scientific literature. Journal of the American Society for Information Science, 64(7), 1323–1329. accepted manuscript


Laakso M, & Björk B-C (2012) Anatomy of open access publishing: a study of longitudinal development and internal structure. BMC Medicine, 10:124.

Laakso M, Kiviniemi A (2012). The IFC Standard – A Review Of History, Development, And Standardization. Journal of Information Technology in Construction – ITcon, 17, 134–161.


Laakso M, Welling P, Bukvova H, Nyman L, Björk B-C, Hedlund T (2011) The Development of Open Access Journal Publishing from 1993 to 2009. PLoS ONE, 6 (6).


Björk B-C, Welling P, Laakso M, Majlender P, Hedlund T, Guðnason G (2010) Open Access to the Scientific Journal Literature: Situation 2009. PLoS ONE, 5 (6).

Björk B-C, Laakso M (2010) CAD standardisation in the construction industry – A process view, Automation in Construction, 19 (4). pp. 398-406. accepted manuscript