News

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

23 June 2020

ALPSP Awards for Innovation in Publishing 2020: Shortlist announced!

The Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers, is delighted to announce the shortlist for the ALPSP Awards for Innovation in Publishing 2020, sponsored by Publishers’ Licensing Services. Applications for the awards were ope... read more

15 June 2020

COUNTER user survey

There is a project underway to collect feedback on COUNTER Release 5, and to find out how it has been to implement, whether it has achieved its aims, and what uses people are making of it. This will inform and guide COUNTER’s future developm... read more

15 June 2020

The Charlesworth Group and Royal Society of Chemistry strengthen partnership

The Charlesworth Group and the Royal Society of Chemistry strengthen their partnership by offering authors language editing and publication support services The Royal Society of Chemistry has selected The Charlesworth Group to provide English lan... read more

12 June 2020

Scholastica Announces New Edition of Academic Journal Management Best Practices: Tales From the Trenches

Scholastica announces the release of a completely revamped 2nd edition of its eBook Academic Journal Management Best Practices: Tales From the Trenches. Like the first edition, this eBook brings together top insights from experts managing academic... read more

11 June 2020

Evidence Aid appeals for funding to continue its work

UK-based development charity playing an important role in global fight against COVID-19 appeals for funding A UK-based charity that has collated and translated more than 250 coronavirus-related research papers to aid clinicians and policymakers a... read more

10 June 2020

Cabells announces brand-wide language changes

In support of, and in solidarity with, the fight against systemic racism that our country is facing, Cabells is implementing brand-wide language changes, effective immediately. Since late last year, Cabells has been working on developing new bran... read more

08 June 2020

IOP Publishing and Hungarian consortium sign OA agreement

IOP Publishing and Hungarian consortium sign open access publishing agreement Researchers at five Hungarian institutions can now publish their research open access in 57 IOP Publishing (IOPP) journals, thanks to a new publish and read agreement... read more

04 June 2020

SMPs Consultation on Barriers to Open Access

At Jisc we are distributing a survey to Small and Medium Publishers (SMPs) consulting on barriers to Open Access. We are asking SMPs to partake and provide feedback about the impact of Plan S and the transition to open access to their organisation... read more

03 June 2020

Survey Extended: The State of Journal Production and Access

If you haven’t had a chance to take “The State of Journal Production and Access” survey, there’s still time — the deadline has been extended to 5 June 2020. You can take the survey here.  Since 12 March 202... read more

01 June 2020

Recommendations for the Horizon Europe Model Grant Agreement relating to Open Access

The ALPSP Copyright Committee has made formal response to the new Model Grant Agreement (MGA). It expresses caution and highlights that some of the provisions could undermine the excellence of European research and the sustainability of a diverse... read more