Monthly Archives: September 2012

Scholarly Electronic Publishing Bibliography-latest update

The latest update to the Scholarly Electronic Publishing Bibliography (September 24, 2012) is now available, listing links to resources (articles, books, etc) that are “useful in understanding scholarly electronic publishing efforts on the Internet”. Advertisements

Posted in Open Access | Leave a comment

Making Research Count: Analyzing Canadian Academic Publishing Cultures

Report (pdf) from Higher Education Strategy Associates (June 2012)- From the introduction: In this document, we propose a new way of comparing research output among groups of scholars that addresses these objections to bibliometrics, especially the concern that bibliometrics can … Continue reading

Posted in Journal Metrics | Leave a comment

Latest SPARC Open Access newsletter available

Peter Suber writes about tectonic movements toward open access in the UK and Europe.

Posted in Open Access | Leave a comment

Scientists, libraries, universities issue recommendations to make research freely available online

Read report entitled “Ten Years on from Budapest Open Access Initiative: Setting the Default to Open”. More info in press release.

Posted in Open Access | Leave a comment