News

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

14 May 2021

Fee-free-OA-publishing-biological-science-may-2021

From Albania to Zimbabwe, researchers in 30 developing and transition economy countries can benefit from immediate and fee-free Open Access publishing in The Company of Biologists’ subscription journals following a Read & Publish ag... read more

13 May 2021

Learned Publishing appoints new Early Career Editor

Learned Publishing is pleased to announce that Sophie Robinson has just joined as the new Early Career Editor for the journal, bringing with fresh perspectives and new ideas to the editorial board. Sophie is a Managing Editor at The Institution o... read more

12 May 2021

ALPSP Annual Conference goes virtual for second year: 15-17 September 2021

The ALPSP Annual Conference and Awards 2021 is to be run as a virtual event for the second year running under the key themes of 'Discoverability and Accessibility' and 'The Great Reset: Scenario planning for life after COVID.’ Three... read more

11 May 2021

COUNTER Consultation

Reporting Global Usage and Usage of Open Content Not Attributed to Institutions Because users don’t have to authenticate to use open content, not all usage can be attributed to an institution or customer. We would like to consult with you a... read more

07 May 2021

67 Bricks named British Data Awards 2021 Runner-Up

67 Bricks is delighted to announce that it has been named a Runner-Up in the ‘Professional Services Firm of the Year’ category at the British Data Awards 2021. The British Data Awards is an annual campaign that celebrates the org... read more

06 May 2021

The SYP puts regional publishing hubs “On the Map”

There is a common misconception that aspiring publishers should move to London to get a job in publishing, and while the capital is a vibrant creative hub, it’s certainly not the only place to see exciting and dynamic publishing. Even more s... read more

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 2021 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