You can find news updates, press releases and announcements from ALPSP here. 

Monday 14 December 2020

New Editor-in-Chief for BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care

Dr Mandeep Bajaj is a clinical and translational researcher in obesity and type 2 diabetes.  Dr Mandeep Bajaj, a renowned expert on diabetes and endocrinology, has been appointed as the new Editor-in-Chief of BMJ Open Diabetes Research &... read more

Friday 11 December 2020

Institutions from five more countries join The Company of Biologists’ Read & Publish initiative

We are delighted to welcome the first institutions from Australia, Canada, Germany, the Netherlands and the USA to our Read & Publish Open Access initiative. Researchers at the following institutions can now publish an uncapped number of Open... read more

Wednesday 09 December 2020

New deal makes RIA Journals free to read and publish for IReL institutions

Opening up over 200 years of scholarship and creating more The Royal Irish Academy (RIA) is pleased to announce a 2021-2023 Read and Publish agreement with IReL, the Irish e-resources licensing consortium for leading higher education institutions... read more

Thursday 03 December 2020

Introducing Silverchair Composer

Host even more of your content on the Silverchair Platform Silverchair has announced the launch of Silverchair Composer, a market-leading new authoring product that allows publishers to bring even more of their content into a single user experien... read more

Tuesday 01 December 2020

IOP Publishing expands open access journal portfolio with the launch of Neuromorphic Computing and Engineering

IOP Publishing (IOPP) has launched a new, multidisciplinary, open access (OA) journal devoted to the design, development and application of artificial neural networks and brain-inspired systems towards advancing scientific discovery and reali... read more

Tuesday 01 December 2020

cOAlition S: New project to review progress on transformative Open Access agreements between library consortia and smaller independent publishers

The follow up to the “Society Publishers Accelerating Open access and Plan S” project cOAlition S aims to work with learned societies, libraries, library consortia, publishers, and other stakeholders to accelerate the transition to Op... read more

Friday 27 November 2020

APE 2021 Conference: ALPSP member discount

Academic Publishing in Europe Nr. 16: 12-13 January 2021 (Virtual) APE 2021: The New Face of Trust *ALPSP members can obtain a 25% discount on the APE 2021 Conference. For more details and bookings, please visit: read more

Tuesday 24 November 2020

IOP Publishing unveils new open access environmental journal series

Environmental Research: Infrastructure and Sustainability is the first of a new series of OA titles building on IOPP’s established environmental journals IOP Publishing (IOPP) is launching a suite of new open access (OA) environmental journ... read more

Thursday 19 November 2020

cOAlition S releases the Journal Checker Tool, a search engine that checks Plan S compliance

cOAlition S is excited to announce today, 18 November, the release of the Journal Checker Tool (JCT) in beta. The JCT is a web-based tool which provides clear advice to researchers on how they can comply with their funder’s Plan S-align... read more

Thursday 19 November 2020

IOP Publishing signs transformative agreement with the Polish Academic Consortium

Society publisher now has 14 licensing agreements in place in 10 countries IOP Publishing (IOPP) has signed a new open access (OA) transformative agreement with the Polish Academic Consortium. Under the three year ‘read and publish’... read more