Jisc steps up open access initatives

09 December 2019

Five UK-based society publishers have signed pilot transitional open access (OA) agreements with the not-for-profit organisation Jisc

OUP seals first 'read and publish' deal with US institution

03 December 2019

Oxford University Press has announced its first 'read and publish' deal with a US institution

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1.6 million geographical datasets opened up

21 November 2019

Academics and students are to be given access to more than 1.6 million geographical datasets, including the most comprehensive index of maps ever brought together

Prize draw: win a free ticket to top London conference!

13 November 2019

Research Information has teamed up with the Researcher to Reader event to give one of our readers a free ticket to the two-day conference in London

Final call for ConTech student bursary applications

12 November 2019

The final date for library students to apply for a bursary place at ConTech 2019 is approaching

Better World Books storage facility

Better World Books affiliates with Internet Archive

06 November 2019

Better World Books, the socially conscious online bookseller, is now owned by Better World Libraries – a mission-aligned, not-for-profit organisation that is affiliated with longtime partner, the Internet Archive

OA potential remains untapped – report

22 October 2019

Researchers want to improve access to research but remain largely unaware of initiatives and services established to increase open access (OA)

Cambridge to trial crowdfunding open access book

21 October 2019

Cambridge University Press is launching a crowdfunding campaign to publish a book under the open access model

Jisc secures two-year OA pilot with Microbiology Society

17 October 2019

Jisc and the Microbiology Society have announced a two-year pilot transitional open access (OA) agreement

Web of Science launches partner program within ScholarOne

17 October 2019

The Web of Science Group has launched a partner program to connect publishers with trusted third parties within ScholarOne, the workflow-management system for publishers

Million-page science collection to be digitised

14 October 2019

The not-for-profit technology provider for research and education, Jisc, and the publisher Wiley, are to digitise a one-million-page collection on the history of science

Research project to focus on impact outside academia

08 October 2019

Kudos, the service for accelerating research impact through strategic communications management, is launching a research project, ‘Bridging the Divide’