Open Access

University's contract with publisher lapsed months ago.

Posted 16 July 2019

New publication (HDSR) will feature research, educational resources and commentary on data science.

Posted 04 July 2019

The idea for a network originated at an OA books event in Brussels in 2018.

Posted 03 July 2019

Agreement reached with two consortia in Scandinavia.

Posted 03 July 2019

The Web of Science Group (part of Clarivate Analytics) has released an updated and enhanced version of Journal Citations Reports.

Posted 23 June 2019

Research England-funded project wants to help universities, researchers, libraries and publishers make better use of open access book publishing.

Posted 17 June 2019

The British Library has a fantastic track record when it comes to mobilising its digitised content.

Posted 08 June 2019

Goldsmiths College hosted a full day of discussions on what makes OA in the humanities ‘different'.

Posted 26 May 2019

New OA journal has a broad scope of physics and interdisciplinary topics.            

Posted 23 May 2019

Nature journals have unified their preprint sharing strategy.

Posted 21 May 2019

Ongoing OA collaboration between the Netherlands and France.

Posted 21 May 2019

The European University Association has released its 2019 Big Deals Survey Report.

Posted 21 May 2019

White paper suggests ways to improve usage data that will benefit all stakeholders including authors, publishers, funders, vendors, libraries, and readers.

Posted 09 May 2019

The Canadian Research Knowledge Network has launched a list of open access journals held in its member institutions.

Posted 08 May 2019

New archive contains captured website content.

Posted 08 May 2019

Agreement reached with Norwegian consortium.

Posted 24 April 2019

In this Association of Research Libraries white paper expert Wikidata users recommend ways for librarians to use the open knowledge base in advancing global discovery of their collections, faculty, and institutions.

Posted 23 April 2019

Global Alliance of Open Access Scholarly Communication Platforms launched at a session organised by UNESCO.

Posted 23 April 2019

Successful pilot results in early roll-out of ‘In Review'.

Posted 04 April 2019

CUP reaches ‘read and publish' agreement with German academic library consortium.

Posted 04 April 2019

Springer Nature has published its first machine-generated chemistry book.

Posted 02 April 2019

Internet Archive plans to cache content.

Posted 20 March 2019

Open network will be published on Digital Commons and aims to raise visibility and improve discoverability.

Posted 15 March 2019

Two days of discussions about academic publishing covered China's role in OA, Plan S, value propositions, book publishing and much more. The event was not without controversy!

Posted 06 March 2019

Major decision reached by UC in push for open access to publicly funded research.

Posted 01 March 2019