OA in Biblical studies (on Open Access News)
Peter Suber of Open Access News has mentioned our discussion
, and points to the large bibliography of data
(from Steve Hitchcock at OpCit
) that suggest that open access (which post-print allows) increases citation and therefore a scholar's ranking.
Personally I'd hope that Biblical Scholars might see other advantages to Open Access, but if such an appeal to economics and prestige will help...