News

All the latest news updates and announcements from ALPSP and its members. 

21 April 2021

IOP Publishing’s new name-change policy supports greater inclusion in publishing

IOP Publishing (IOPP) has implemented a new policy which will allow authors to change their name on previously published research.  The move is part of IOPP’s commitment to ensuring open, supportive and inclusive research environment. P... read more

20 April 2021

Learned Publishing: April 2001 issue is now out

The April issue is a bumper crop of articles to provide information to all corners of the publishing industry. It includes articles on research and publishing ethics, peer review, publishing strategy and business, open access, technology, lan... read more

16 April 2021

The Company of Biologists launches new journal websites

The Company of Biologists has migrated its leading journals to the hosting platform of Silverchair, improving user experience and maximising the discoverability of their content for the biological community. The Silverchair Platform now hosts The... read more

15 April 2021

The London Book Fair moves online for 2021

The Online Book Fair by LBF to run in June, with full-scale in-person event postponed to 2022. The London Book Fair 2021 will go ahead as a digital only event, creating opportunities for the publishing industry to meet online, following the impac... read more

14 April 2021

IOS Press Announces the Relaunch of LD Connect

This completely rebuilt and rebranded linked data portal connects data and accelerates research. IOS Press, an international publisher providing content and services for scientific, technical, and medical (STM) communities, is pleased to announce... read more

13 April 2021

67 Bricks named as Finalist in the British Data Awards 2021

The software development consultancy, whose clients include some of the most respected names in scholarly publishing such as Emerald Publishing, De Gruyter and BMJ, are shortlisted in two categories; SME of the Year and Professional Services Firm... read more

13 April 2021

IOS Press Labs Goes Live

An invitation to visit a new virtual space that showcases innovative and technical achievements of IOS Press and the wider scholarly publishing community and join the conversation IOS Press, an international publisher providing content and servic... read more

08 April 2021

New University Press Toolkit

Jisc is pleased to announce the launch of a New University Press Toolkit to support new and existing university and library open access publishing ventures. read more

31 March 2021

The London Book Fair 2021 to confirm format in mid-April

Due to ongoing uncertainty around international travel, plans for The London Book Fair (LBF) are still in the process of being determined, with a final decision about the Fair’s format to be announced mid-April. Andy Ventris, Director of LB... read more

29 March 2021

Innovation Seminar paves the way towards the Innovation Excellence Awards

Innovation should involve more diverse groups and target a wider range of ages (particularly the elderly), people of colour, women and non-binary groups. Expect in the next five to ten years more automation of innovation and hyper personalised pro... read more