Reports & Publications

ALPSP carries out occasional research studies on topics relevant to learned and professional publishing, to improve understanding by and of publishers. These reports and publications are available online free of charge to ALPSP Members. Login to access and download any of the reports.

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ALPSP was a founding member of the Publishing Research Consortium (PRC), a group of trade bodies and individual publishers, which supports global research into scholarly communication in order to provide unbiased data and objective analysis. Published reports are available free to download on the PRC website.

Wednesday 06 February 2019

ALPSP Position Statement on Plan S

ALPSP has submitted a formal response to the Guidance on the Implementation of Plan S. read more

Thursday 31 January 2019

UK Research and Innovation Open Access Review Stakeholder Academies and Learned Societies Roundtable – Meeting Note

14th December 2018, MRC Conference Centre, London Background In December 2018, UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) invited a cross-section of organisations representing key stakeholder groups to a series of roundtables to inform its Open Access (O... read more

Friday 04 January 2019

Plan S update: UKRI Open Access Review Meeting

The presentation slides from the December meeting are available. Public feedback on the guidance of implement of Plan S is open until 1 February. read more

Friday 21 September 2018

ALPSP member briefing on PlanS

On 4 September 2018, Science Europe announced Plan S, a proposal for the transition of European-funded research to a fully open access environment, in line with the principles of open science. read more

Friday 07 September 2018

Publons Release Inaugural Global State of Peer Review Report

The report brings together novel results of a survey of 11k+ global researchers alongside data from Publons, ScholarOne, and Web of Science. read more