Half of UK librarians 'won't meet users' needs'

25 May 2022

Three quarters (77 per cent) of respondents believe their library deserves a ‘significant budget increase’

REF 2021: UK university research ‘world-leading’

12 May 2022

The latest Research Excellence Framework (REF), detailing the results of a UK-wide assessment of university research, has been published.


Bone & Joint Publishing signs partnership deal with 67 Bricks

10 May 2022

The partnership will facilitate core user-facing digital products, including a new journal content delivery platform, and develop and enhance the parties’ technical capabilities.

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American Chemical Society and Jisc partner in OA deal

28 April 2022

Landmark transitional agreement will serve researchers in the UK across all fields of chemistry


Frontiers acquires Oncology Reviews journal

11 April 2022

Deal marks firm's first journal acquisition since its foundation in 2007

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cOAlition S and ALPSP publish OA toolkit

05 April 2022

Smaller independent publishers, libraries, and consortia can now more easily enter into open access agreements

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Central European researchers 'double global share since EU accession'

30 March 2022

Report shows 11 countries have shown 'strong, consistent growth in research output' over past 30 years


GetFTR now supports half of global research output

29 March 2022

Free service enables faster access for researchers to published journal articles

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U.S academic leaders join forces for open scholarship

29 March 2022

Initiative represents 'the most promising, ambitious attempt to align higher education practices with open scholarship values'

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Switzerland and Frontiers reach national open access agreement

24 March 2022

Authors from 18 institutions, including hospitals, now able to publish in portfolio of 146 journals


Elsevier and Jisc sign three-year agreement

23 March 2022

Deal 'recognises the significant investment the UK has already made in its transition to open access'

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De Gruyter wins Best Publisher UX Award 2022

23 March 2022

Identity and access management specialist Open Athens reveals winner at 2022 Access Lab event