Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher

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The Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher (TOAEP) is an academic publisher specializing in international law and policy. [1] [2] Established in 2010, it is named after Torkel Opsahl,

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TOAEP grew out of the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) as a research project. It is owned by the Centre for International Law Research and Policy (CILRAP), an independent international research centre in Brussels, Belgium, [3] but it has editorial independence. [4]

The TOAEP was the first academic e-publisher in international law, publishing both in print and freely online. [5] It has five publication series in international criminal and humanitarian law, and other areas of international law, which are all available online and may be downloaded free of charge. [6] Its publications can also be accessed through the ICC Legal Tools Database and Lexsitus.

TOAEP's Editor-in-Chief is Morten Bergsmo, and it draws on an international team of editors and editorial assistants. TOAEP has published more than 560 authors from around the world. [7] There have been more than 40 reviews of TOAEP books in international law journals and yearbooks since 2010. [8] TOAEP has more than 40,000 subscribers to its new publications. [9]

Some books published by TOAEP

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References

  1. Dominik Zimmermann (12 April 2011). "Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher".
  2. Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher, official web site, at http://www.toaep.org/.
  3. Centre for International Law Research and Policy, official web site, at http://www.cilrap.org/.
  4. See http://www.toaep.org/about/.
  5. It is registered on the Open Access Map, a project which tracks open access resources and organisations at the global level, see http://www.openaccessmap.org/list/.
  6. Publications can be downloaded from the TOAEP web page for each publication series (see, for example, https://toaep.org/ps/) or from Lexsitus (https://cilrap-lexsitus.org/toaep) or the ICC Legal Tools Database (https://www.legal-tools.org/search/).
  7. See the alphabetical list of all authors available at https://toaep.org/authors/. There is a separate list of Chinese and Indian authors only at https://toaep.org/authors/chinese-and-indian/.
  8. See the list at https://toaep.org/reviews/.
  9. See the general information provided at https://toaep.org/pbs/.