[Open-access] Trying to index the malaria literature for BOAI-Openness - what has to be done paper-by-paper?

Daniel Mietchen daniel.mietchen at googlemail.com
Tue Mar 13 15:09:06 GMT 2012

Just seen in
"Our recent @ccess group is trying to index the malaria literature for
BOAI-Openness and it has to be done paper-by-paper"

I am not sure what PMR had in mind here that "has to be done
paper-by-paper", but albeit PMC / PMUK do indeed a bad job in
identifying papers by their licenses, Google does it fairly well:
216 PMC articles under CC0 are being brought up in search for "malaria"
as well as over 9000 under CC BY:
(for further stats, see

Of course, the relevance of these papers for Malaria World cannot be
established that way.

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