ConTech.Live release ConTech 2021 recordings

29 July 2022

Last November ConTech 2021 successfully focused on the intersection of content, technology and chaos. The conference delivered thought leadership, practical tools, case studies and stories of successful transformation. All these sessions are available and can be viewed on the ConTech.Live website.


Wolters Kluwer expands commitment to open science

29 July 2022

To support the evolution of medical publishing toward higher velocity exchange of scientific findings, Wolters Kluwer, Health announced two key additions to the 

COUNTER project director Tasha Mellins-Cohen

COUNTER announces community consultation

11 July 2022

First released in 2017, Release 5 of the COUNTER Code of Practice (CoP) incorporates the concept of continuous maintenance

Johanna Anderson

Librarians head to DfE headquarters to protest ebook pricing

29 June 2022

DfE is holding a roundtable 'stakeholder' meeting – but no #ebooksos representatives have been invited

Journal Citation Reports 2022 published by Clarivate

27 June 2022

Continued increase in citation impact for journals publishing Covid-19 research

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Cambridge transformative journals see 70% leap in research published OA

27 June 2022

Publisher is 'building an open future, unlocking the potential of research'


Ground-breaking open research platform to launch

24 June 2022

Octopus aims to change the way research is published and improve its quality

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ResearchGate and Royal Society partner to increase accessibility

15 June 2022

Content syndication partnership that will see the addition of 5,000 open access articles


Jisc helps project to improve international research collaboration

15 June 2022

Consortium aims to bring a new level of security and transparency to UK research collaborations


Frontiers is first publisher to join ‘Stick to Science’ initiative 

08 June 2022

Campaign calls for open, inclusive, and collaborative research and innovation landscape in Europe, free from political barriers

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Springer Nature’s Transformative Journals OA content up 40%

01 June 2022

The articles were used on average 2.8 times more than subscription articles in the same journals

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Remote collaboration 'leading to more scientific breakthroughs'

31 May 2022

Data analysis from Oxford University shows reversal of long-term trend