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Wednesday 15 July 2020

cOAlition S: Making full and immediate Open Access a reality

cOAlition S develops “Rights Retention Strategy” to safeguard researchers’ intellectual ownership rights and suppress unreasonable embargo periods Publishers commonly require authors to sign exclusive publishing agreem... read more

Tuesday 14 July 2020

BIC launches its new Green BIC Brunch series

BIC is the dedicated book industry supply chain organisation in the UK and as such, the environment is naturally high on our priorities for 2020 and beyond. Following on from the success of our Building a Greener Business webinar held in March thi... read more

Tuesday 14 July 2020

OpenAthens collaborates with QxMD to bolster medical institutions’ offering

OpenAthens, the single sign-on solution for libraries, is pleased to announce a collaboration with QxMD and its app Read. Together the tech companies will support medical institutions and further education establishments knowledge offering to... read more

Sunday 12 July 2020

Learned Publishing - July 2020 issue is now online

Learned Publishing: July issue is now online. This is a bumper issue, packed with thought provoking content which are increasingly important in the current circumstances. read more

Tuesday 07 July 2020

COUNTER Release 5 - feedback survey

The survey is open until 15 July - the results will inform future development. read more

Monday 06 July 2020

The Company of Biologists announces e-journal price freeze for 2021

In recognition of the unprecedented and ongoing challenges facing the library and research communities worldwide, there will be no increase in The Company of Biologists' e-journal prices in 2021. As a not-for-profit publisher committed to maximis... read more

Friday 03 July 2020

The Charlesworth Group partners with ICE Publishing to provide WeChat Account Management Service

ICE Publishing has chosen China experts The Charlesworth Group for their WeChat Account Management solution. The relationship was established eight years ago with sales representation in China and since 2018 Charlesworth has provided editorial and... read more

Thursday 02 July 2020

Launch of IOP Publishing online bookstore extends access to award-winning ebook collection

500 titles now available to a broader audience of global readers IOP Publishing has extended access to its award-winning ebook programme with the launch of its new online bookstore. For the first time, all the titles in the collection will be ava... read more

Thursday 02 July 2020

MPS completes acquisition of HighWire Press to accelerate Platform business

MPS Limited (MPS), a leading provider of content, learning, and platform solutions, has announced today that they have completed the acquisition of HighWire Press. HighWire has long been an industry thought leader and has championed many of the di... read more

Wednesday 01 July 2020

The University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG) adopts Kudos Pro to accelerate communication of COVID-19 research

Pandemic drives change in how research is communicated - Kudos Pro recognized as helping accelerate communications and broaden reach of critical research. https://blog.growkudos.com/news/umc-groningen Kudos, the award-winning service for acceler... read more