Open Access

The 2014 Brill/IFLA award for OA in the social sciences and humanities.

Posted 30 January 2014

Pilot collection launched; target of 200 libraries to sign up.

Posted 08 December 2013

Starr Hoffman explores how academic librarians can enrich scholarly conversations.

Posted 27 November 2013

Tim Berners-Lee has unveiled the latest survey of the open data performance of 77 countries.

Posted 01 November 2013

Global survey of thousands of authors reveals regional and subject differences.

Posted 31 October 2013

Sixth annual event aims to help make OA 'a new norm' in scholarship and research.

Posted 01 October 2013

Policy will now include monographs and book chapters.

Posted 30 May 2013

New policy makes all publications open without a licence.

Posted 16 May 2013

Ian Clark explores how MOOCs could transform higher education and how the role of librarians might change.

Posted 10 May 2013

De Gruyter will offer 100 titles for Open Access through crowdfunder

Posted 03 April 2013

The Editor and his entire editorial board have resigned citing 'restrictive' authors' agreement.

Posted 30 March 2013

Competition to create relevant educational applications.

Posted 20 March 2013

Latest OA papers resulting from agreement between IFLA and Emerald are now available.

Posted 13 March 2013

Springer's historic book collection now includes 28,000 German-language titles.

Posted 13 March 2013

Open Data: Germany launches National Data Portal.

Posted 04 March 2013

Works will be included in Summon Discovery Service.

Posted 12 February 2013

Digitised items now openly accessible thanks to JISC funding.

Posted 01 February 2013

Academic publishers De Gruyter and the Max Planck Society to cooperate.

Posted 28 January 2013

Information and knowledge industries call for independent study into the potential impact of OA.

Posted 21 January 2013

Scholarly publisher Brill and IFLA have announced the IFLA/Brill Open Access award.

Posted 16 January 2013

Successful UK-based OA initiative will be rolled out globally.

Posted 12 December 2012

Collaboration between publishers and libraries demonstrates a shared commitment to preserving digital assets while supporting OA.

Posted 15 November 2012

Two articles in Research Information provide updates on the progress of Open Access in Europe.

Posted 24 October 2012

New briefing assesses open access in biomedical research across Europe.

Posted 22 October 2012

Gold OA publisher Humanities Directory scheduled to launch later this year.

Posted 22 October 2012