‘Coronavirus Funding Monitor’ portal available to researchers

26 March 2020

Frontiers is dedicating part of its open science platform infrastructure to collect and disseminate information relevant to the research communities battling the COVID-19 pandemic

eLife changes peer review policy in wake of Covid-19

26 March 2020

ELife is making changes to its policies on peer review in response to the impact of COVID-19 on the scientific community

Annual Reviews journals now available to all

26 March 2020

Annual Reviews has made its journals available to all (without access control), in an effort to assist students, faculty, and researchers who are working and studying remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic

F1000 research wins EC open access platform bid

25 March 2020

F1000 Research has been awarded a contract to set up and manage an open access publishing platform for the European Commission as a service for Horizon 2020 and Horizon Europe beneficiaries

In appreciation of APE

24 March 2020

Tim Gillett travelled to the APE conference in Berlin earlier this year. Here, he spells out why it’s a must for those involved in academic publishing

Taylor & Francis launches Covid-19 portal

23 March 2020

Taylor & Francis has published a microsite that aggregates and organises all recently published COVID-19 research in one portal

Cambridge gives free access to HE textbooks and coronavirus research

19 March 2020

Cambridge University Press is offering free online access to higher education textbooks and coronavirus research during the Covid-19 outbreak

British Library closes reading rooms but maintains online services

19 March 2020

The British Library in London has closed its public spaces due to the onset of Covid-19 but is keen to ensure users are aware of its online services, which continue to operate

Kortex and Jisc to ensure UK learning resources access

19 March 2020

Kortext, the UK digital textbook platform, in conjunction with Jisc, the UK’s not for profit education and research services provider, is launching a nationwide programme to ensure all 2.4m university students and 217K academic staff have access to key learning resources

Covid-19; a message to our readers and commercial partners

17 March 2020

We are still open for business! As of today, everyone at Europa Science – publisher of Research Information – has been advised to work at home, but we are committed to keeping our publications running

UKSG meeting cancelled amid further reaction to health crisis

16 March 2020

The scholarly communications industry continues to react to the health crisis, in terms of practical measures to protect business and staff – as well as in making available research related to Covid-19

CISPC 2020 – call for papers

13 March 2020

Organisers of the CISPC 2020 event, to be held in central London in November, have issued a call for papers