20 September 2017

INASP and AJOL have launched a comprehensive framework for assessing the quality of the publishing processes of journals in the global south

14 September 2017

ScienceOpen has announced a hosting partnership with UCL Press, the first fully open access university press in the UK

14 September 2017

Sheridan PubFactory and Bioscientifica Limited have announced a partnership that will see all titles published by Bioscientifica hosted on the PubFactory platform

14 September 2017

Nature Research has launched a free peer review training course, delivered by its journal editors

12 September 2017

Kudos has announced the appointment of Peter Shelley as its head of business development

12 September 2017

1science has become a key supplier to the Max Planck Digital Library (MPDL), based in Munich, Germany.

12 September 2017

Science publisher AIP Publishing has partnered with Molecular Connections to re-develop its physics-based ontology

12 September 2017

Hindawi has signed a publishing partnership agreement with the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

04 September 2017

Engineering researchers will now have greater access to cutting-edge intelligence and research, thanks to a partnership between the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) to promote the IET’s open access journal The Journal of Engineering.

22 August 2017

Arkivum, a provider of long-term data safeguarding solutions, is to take part in Jisc’s Research Data Shared Service pilot for UK higher education institutions

11 August 2017

CLA and Kortext have agreed to buy the rebus:list reading list management system from PTFS Europe, a leading supplier of the Koha library management system and other products to the library market

10 August 2017

Institutes in the USA lead the way in terms of influencing innovation, according to a report by Nature



Open access looks set to shake up the humanities and social sciences book landscape for the better, reports Rebecca Pool


Nigel Lee, CEO at Glasstree Academic Publishing, describes how he wants to transform scholarly communications