Policy Bulletin

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World map colourful graphicALPSP works to represent the views of the scholarly publishing community, and not-for-profit publishers in particular, through a range of policy work. We monitor and assess the impact of public consultations and changes to law worldwide to assist our members in adapting to legislative changes and the wider political environment. Work in this area includes:

  • Summary briefings on key public consultations
  • Outlines of the latest policy developments and how they may affect members
  • Representation of the issues that not-for-profit publishers face to politicians and other stakeholder groups
  • Survey of members to gain input on areas of interest
  • Responses to public consultations on behalf of members. 

ALPSP Policy Bulletin

Brought to you by the ALPSP Policy Committee, this quarterly bulletin will bring you up to date on policy and legislation related topics.  Only available to ALPSP Members. Members can login to read in full.

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18 October 2022

ALPSP Policy Bulletin, Issue 27: October 2022

Updates from the ALPSP Policy Committee read more

19 July 2022

ALPSP Policy Bulletin, Issue 26: July 2022

Updates from the ALPSP Copyright Committee - Journal Comparison Service; IPO consultations; TDM; Exhaustion; CC licences. read more

18 March 2022

ALPSP Policy Bulletin, Issue 25: March 2022

Contents: US eBook Legislation; cOAlition S Journal Comparison Service; Update on IPO Consultations; International data transfer agreement and addendum to EU SCCs laid before Parliament; CCC ACLCI read more

12 October 2021

ALPSP Policy Bulletin, Issue 23: October 2021

Contents UKRI – Open Access Policy Copyright developments in the USA UK IPO consultation on copyright exhaustion European Accessibility Act UK international data transfers: the proposed new regime UKRI – Open Access PolicySar... read more