UK Government calls on Jisc to improve research culture

12 February 2024

Report recommends that organisation leads on development of digital research information ecosystem

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“Quarter of scholarly record may be at risk” – report

06 February 2024

Recent analysis suggests around a quarter of academic publications are not being preserved for the future Meepian

Physics publishers create ‘Purpose-Led Publishing’ coalition

05 February 2024

Organisation launches with promise to always put purpose above profit

eLife introduces the Global South Committee for Open Science

02 February 2024

Group is aimed at showing how best to promote equitable collaboration and inclusion in scientific publishing

DORA announces new career assessment tool

30 January 2024

Database illustrates more responsible and informative approaches to academic career assessment

IOP Publishing joins OA Switchboard

30 January 2024

Partnership aimed at enabling organisations to monitor information relating to OA research outputs

Study to look at ethical risks of AI in research

29 January 2024

Project aims to help protect the privacy of those who participate in research

'First of its kind' initiative to explore reproducibility and replication

25 January 2024

Nature Human Behavior and the Institute for Replication aiming to 'drive forward best practice in open science via partnership'

Boston Library Consortium and NISO announce agreement

25 January 2024

Agreement will extend full Library Standards Alliance benefits to BLC’s 25 member libraries

Kudos launches major SDG study

24 January 2024

Research aims to help publishers identify and prioritise initiatives to support the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals

ResearchGate and BMJ join forces

24 January 2024

ResearchGate, the professional network for researchers, and BMJ, a global leader in healthcare knowledge provision and a pioneer in open access (OA), have announced an agreement to make six BMJ OA journals available on the ResearchGate platform. This collaboration will provide wider reach and visibility to researchers and enhance accessibility to healthcare knowledge. 

London Book Fair 2024: Research and Scholarly Publishing Forum

23 January 2024

Event will cover the core topics of academic publishing policy, AI, and open access.