News

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

13 August 2020

Survey: Perceptions of Preprints

In anticipation of Peer Review Week 2020, Delta Think is conducting a survey on the impact of COVID-19 on perceptions of Preprints. read more

11 August 2020

AAAS announces move to Atypon

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), moves Science family publications to Atypon’s online platform to enhance reader experience. read more

06 August 2020

APA Partners With Cadmore Media to Relaunch APA PsycTherapy Demonstration Video Platform

Enhancements include new content, simplified clipping, and playlists WASHINGTON — The American Psychological Association plans to launch a new version of APA PsycTherapy®, a streaming platform of psychotherapy demonstration videos, with... read more

05 August 2020

The Company of Biologists is the first not-for-profit publisher to commit to the Transformative Journal approach

The Company’s three hybrid journals – Development, Journal of Cell Science and Journal of Experimental Biology – have chosen the ‘transformative’ route towards Open Access. The Company of Biologists has offered Open... read more

03 August 2020

Bernard Donovan

We are sorry to report the death of Bernard Donovan. He passed away peacefully on 26 July. read more

31 July 2020

American Society of Microbiology to Migrate Journals to Atypon’s Literatum Publishing Platform

The American Society of Microbiology (ASM) has selected Atypon’s Literatum as its new online publishing platform. In addition to its 18 journals, Literatum will also host ASM multimedia, datasets, and supplemental materials. Literatum will... read more

30 July 2020

OpenAthens celebrates 25 years’ enabling access to knowledge

World-leading identity and access management specialist OpenAthens is celebrating its 25th anniversary. The Bristol-based organisation will mark the milestone with a range of celebratory activities over the next few months which will include reco... read more

27 July 2020

OECD Wins Inaugural University Press Redux Sustainability Award

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has won the inaugural University Press Redux Sustainability Award for its SDG Pathfinder. Launched by the Association of Learned & Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP) and Cambridg... read more

24 July 2020

The Impact of COVID-19 on the UK Publishing Industry

Research with UK publishing leaders reveals the dramatic impact of the Coronavirus pandemic on all aspects of the industry Research conducted with publishing leadership during the first stages of the Coronavirus pandemic in May and June shows wid... read more

23 July 2020

Survey on diamond open access journals commissioned by cOAlition S

Help us get to know the open access journals and platforms that are free for readers and authors You are invited to participate in a survey dedicated to gaining in-depth understanding of open access journals that don’t charge author-fe... read more