While mirror journals have been proposed as an alternative to hybrid journals for open access publishing under Plans S, recent guidance indicates they may not be compliant.
Are all publications of research supported by funders with open access mandates freely available? A new analysis looks at the rates of compliance.
In a recent opinion piece the traditional scientific publishing model is reviewed alongside recent efforts to change it.
UNESCO World Science Day for Peace and Development aims to improve access and diversity in science.
The Wellcome Trust announces a new open access policy, which includes five key updates.
Tim Ellison reviews the growing importance of preprints in medical publishing.
Amy Williams provides an update on open access models and the implications for industry-funded research that might arise from “Plan S”.
This year’s International Open Access Week (October 22–28) is underway with a focus on designing equitable foundations for open knowledge. A host of events are scheduled across the globe, how will you get involved?
Google launches a new search tool to facilitate the discoverability of public datasets.
Medical publishers get involved in #worldheartday…
Learn more about the potential impact of cOAlition S: a commitment to make all European publicly funded research freely available by 2020.
In a recent publication, researchers examine whether funder open access platforms are a good idea.
Robert-Jan Smits, a senior European Commission official comments on whether open access for all scientific papers by 2020 is a realistic goal.
CBI’s Publication Planning Meeting is back by popular demand with new dates and an exciting new programme.
In a recent MAP newsletter, ISMPP share an update from ASCO on their new open access option for industry-funded research.
Building bridges: establishing a central scholarly platform for all-content discovery, access and use
How can publishers move towards the provision of seamless centralised access to all content?