News

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

10 February 2021

The Stationers’ 2021 Innovation Excellence Awards - New Judges

Two new judges are joining the panel who will review entries to the Innovation Excellence Awards 2021, organised by the Stationers’ Company and open to all companies in the content and communications industries. Professor Linda Drew will... read more

08 February 2021

BMJ signals its commitment to an open access future

New transitional agreements demonstrate BMJ’s aim to advance open access, share knowledge, and drive discovery Transitional agreements with Bibsam Consortium in Sweden, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek for German Academic Institutions... read more

04 February 2021

67 Bricks launch new digital research platform for De Gruyter

Oxford, 2 February 2021 67 Bricks is delighted to announce the launch of the new degruyter.com, a digital research platform for De Gruyter built by 67 Bricks, which forms the bedrock of a wider digital transformation that has changed the 270 year... read more

02 February 2021

ALPSP reveals key findings from scholarly publishing survey

ALPSP, the Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers, is delighted to share feedback following a recent survey conducted with both members and non-members in the scholarly and professional publishing industry. Over 300 respondent... read more

02 February 2021

Kudos launches Showcases: a new service for publishers

Readymade channels help build publisher and society brands, reach new audiences, strengthen author partnerships https://blog.growkudos.com/news/kudos-showcase-for-publishers For immediate release – Oxford, UK – February 2nd, 202... read more

01 February 2021

IOP Publishing announces its first transformative agreement in Finland

Three year read and publish agreement signed with VTT IOP Publishing (IOPP) has signed its first open access (OA) transformative agreement in Finland.  The three year ‘read and publish’ agreement with the VTT Technical Research... read more

27 January 2021

The Stationers’ 2021 Innovation Excellence Awards Launch

The Stationers’ Company has announced that the Innovation Excellence Awards will go ahead this year, following a pause in 2020 due to COVID-19 restrictions. Although businesses continue to face significant challenges, due to Brexit and the... read more

20 January 2021

Miriam Maus appointed as IOP Publishing’s new publishing director

IOP Publishing (IOPP) has appointed Miriam Maus as its new publishing director. She will be responsible for defining and delivering the organisation’s publishing strategy and leading a global team of editorial, production and author marketin... read more

20 January 2021

OpenAthens announces finalists for its Best publisher UX award 2021

Leading single sign-on provider OpenAthens has announced the finalists of its Best Publisher User Experience (UX) award for 2021. The identity and access management specialist called for applications from online publishers in October 2020, lookin... read more

19 January 2021

Learned Publishing - January 2021 issue now available

The first Learned Publishing issue of 2021 was edited by our North American Editors, Lettie Conrad, with guest editors Phill Jones and Anne Stone, and comprises a collection of articles that reflect on the crises and disruptions we weathered toget... read more