News

You can find news updates, press releases and announcements from ALPSP here. 

Friday 30 October 2020

Scholastica announces CCC RightsLink for Scientific Communications Integration Option

Scholastica, a software and service provider for academic journals, announced today that journals using its peer review system now have the option to integrate with RightsLink® for Scientific Communications (RLSC), Copyright Clearance Cen... read more

Friday 30 October 2020

The Company of Biologists launches its Sustainable Conferencing Initiative to shape the future of sustainable conferencing

A new initiative will enable biologists to collaborate productively while minimising their impact on the environment. The academic community was already assessing the merits of virtual conferencing long before the events of 2020 took hold. With a... read more

Friday 30 October 2020

OpenAthens bolsters HathiTrust’s offering to academic libraries

OpenAthens, the world-leading identity and access management specialist, is pleased to announce that HathiTrust has joined the OpenAthens Federation. The OpenAthens Federation is the only one in the world that enables participation from any... read more

Thursday 29 October 2020

ALPSP Copyright Committee and cOAlition S meet to discuss the Rights Retention Strategy

On 28 October, the ALPSP Copyright Committee met with cOAlition S to discuss their Rights Retention Strategy. It became clear early on that all parties were in agreement; allowing the funded authors to post the VoR (Version of Record) is... read more

Thursday 29 October 2020

COUNTER: Research on Release 5

The independent review commissioned by COUNTER is now available. read more

Wednesday 28 October 2020

67 Bricks forms new partnership with award winning University of Michigan Press

67 Bricks is delighted to announce a new partnership with University of Michigan Press. The partnership with its first US-based university press customer sees 67 Bricks broadening its client list, which already includes some of the most respected... read more

Wednesday 28 October 2020

Cadmore Media Expands Management Team

Cadmore Media, the start-up streaming media platform for scholarly communication, announces the appointment of Jessica Lawrence-Hurt to Chief Marketing Officer, effective November 9. Lawrence-Hurt will build on the rapid growth Cadmore has experie... read more

Tuesday 20 October 2020

Learned Publishing Celebrates OA Week 2020

ALPSP is delighted to announce that to celebrate OA week a virtual issue of the best articles published in Learned Publishing over the last year has been created. read more

Monday 19 October 2020

IOP Publishing signs DORA affirming its commitment to raising standards in research evaluation

IOP Publishing (IOPP) has signed the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA) as part of its commitment to support more equitable, inclusive approaches to research evaluation in line with open science practices. DORA was developed... read more

Thursday 15 October 2020

ALPSP commits to the SDG Publishers Compact for a more sustainable future

ALPSP signs-up to the Sustainable Development Goals Publishers Compact to encourage and inspire action in achieving the goals by 2030 across the publishing industry. The Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP) joins org... read more