News

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

24 June 2021

COPIM-CEU Press Opening the Future initiative announced as a finalist in ALPSP Award for Innovation in Publishing

Central European University Press and COPIM are thrilled to announce that our collective library funding model for open access monographs - Opening the Future - has been shortlisted as a finalist in the prestigious ALPSP Awards... read more

22 June 2021

Social Anthropology-Anthropologie Sociale, the flagship journal of the European Association of Social Anthropologists, will transition to Open Access starting in 2022

Starting with Volume 30, Berghahn Journals will be the new publisher of Social Anthropology/Anthropologie Sociale, the journal of the European Association of Social Anthropologists. The journal will be leaving Wiley to embark on becoming a fu... read more

22 June 2021

ALPSP Awards for Innovation in Publishing 2021: Shortlist announced

The Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP), is pleased to announce the shortlist for the ALPSP Awards for Innovation in Publishing 2021, sponsored by HighWire. Applications for the annual awards were open to any n... read more

17 June 2021

Enabling smaller independent publishers to participate in Open Access transformative arrangements: a commitment from key stakeholders

The ongoing transition of scholarly publishing to full and immediate Open Access is a process that requires all stakeholders to adapt. Alignment amongst research funding organizations, publishers, and research performing organizations – wit... read more

15 June 2021

PLS launches free online training to help publishers boost rights revenue

Expert-led modules show professionals how to make the most of their assets and grow the value of their businessPublishers’ Licensing Services and leading rights experts have created exclusive new training resources to help publishing profess... read more

15 June 2021

Luxembourg and Frontiers strike national Open Access publishing agreement

Luxembourg’s research community has strengthened its commitment to Open Access through a new national publishing agreement, announced this week. The Bibliothèque Nationale du Luxembourg, the country’s national library, and the o... read more

14 June 2021

The Stationers’ Company Warrants Recipients 2021

The Stationers’ Warrant was launched in 2014 and has established itself as a mark of recognition highlighting excellence within our industries. Members of The Stationers’ Company hold the Warrant in extremely high esteem reflecting our... read more

14 June 2021

BMJ becomes the latest sponsor of NCTJ Journalism Diversity Fund

Today, BMJ became an official partner of the National Council for the Training of Journalists’ (NCTJ) Journalism Diversity Fund (JDF). The healthcare knowledge provider and publisher of The BMJ will contribute financially and activ... read more

09 June 2021

IOP Publishing collaborates with OpenAthens and SeamlessAccess to improve user experience

IOP Publishing (IOPP) has enhanced access to scientific research by streamlining its online authentication process for researchers. IOPP achieved their goal by working with world-leading identity and access management specialist, OpenAthens, and t... read more

09 June 2021

Irish institutions to benefit from IOP Publishing transformative agreement

Four-year read and publish agreement signed with IReL  IOP Publishing (IOPP) has signed a transformative agreement with the IReL consortium in Ireland. Through the ‘read and publish’ agreement, which lasts until t... read more