Open access downloads: December 2021

Statistics from the OA collection of DSpace@MIT

Downloads this month: 214,769; Downloads since OA policy began: 19,552,864; Articles in the OA collection: 45,250; Featured country: Germany,  7,608 downloadsThe Open Access Collection of DSpace@MIT includes scholarly articles by MIT-affiliated authors made available through open access policies at MIT or publisher agreements.

Each month we highlight the month’s download numbers and a few of the most-downloaded articles in the collection, and we feature stats and comments from a particular country.

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Top downloaded articles for December:

What Makes Terrorists Tick, Erica Chenoweth, Nicholas Miller, Elizabeth McClellan

A Geometric Interpretation of Reference Frames and Transformations: dq0, Clarke and Park, Colm J. O’Rourke, Mohammad M. Qasim, Matthew R. Overlin, James L. Kirtley Jr.

Mechanics of balsa (Ochroma pyramidale) wood, Marc Borrega, Lorna J. Gibson

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