Monthly Archives: December 2012

Deadline Extended- Graduate Student Open Access Award

The deadline has been extended for getting applications submitted for the Graduate Student Open Access Award. Graduates students now have until January 11, 2013 to submit their applications online.  Did you apply last year? Resubmissions will be considered (if still … Continue reading

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Scholarly Electronic Publishing Bibliography-latest update

The latest update to the Scholarly Electronic Publishing Bibliography (Nov 30, 2012) is now available, listing links to resources (articles, books, etc) that are “useful in understanding scholarly electronic publishing efforts on the Internet”.

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SPARC Open Access Newsletter (December 2012)

SPARC Open Access Newsletter (Dec 2012) is now available, taking a look at “the idea of an OA evidence rack, a new structure for organizing the evidence in support of the basic proposition in a field and for making that … Continue reading

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Criteria for Determining Predatory Open-Access Publishers (2nd edition)

Vanity publishers are taking advantage of the open access movement. These publishers scour professional email lists, soliciting article submissions for a cost. They could have false-front or non-existent peer review processes. If you receive an email asking you to publish, … Continue reading

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