Open Access is now a norm in research and scholarship. It is a way to showcase the research work or findings in an avant-garde way. The term “Open Access” makes itself very clear that it is all about information that is open for everyone. It is a repository of research analysis, outcome, findings which can put to use, re-use by anyone for further research and analysis or to authentically transform the way the research and scientific studies are carried out. It has implications, effective and widespread, for medicine, science, academia, industry, businesses and society as whole.
It has the power to empower research analysis, enhance the research ROI (Return on Investment), provides necessary exposure for research done, facilitates the methods of conducting advanced research. It is for the research funding agencies, researchers, scientists, academicians, academic bodies, professors, instructors, student and community members