Who's Using DSpace registry
25 Jun 2010
The DSpace Global Outreach Committee is updating the "Who's Using DSpace" registry, the most popular page on the DSpace website. Our goal is to keep everyone's repository information updated to help facilitate connections between users and...
News from the partners: SciELO SA is growing!
10 Jun 2010
The Scholarly Publishing Unit of the Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) in today’s blog post reported that four more journal titles are in the process of being added to the SciELO SA Open Access platform:
Q&A with Eve Gray on the future of publishing
10 Jun 2010
Andrew Rens interviewed Eve Gray, South African communications and open access expert for Memeburn: Q&A with Eve Gray: The Kindle, iPad, WWII and the future of publishing.
Overview of digital libraries in Senegal
9 Jun 2010
Antonin Benoît DIOUF, Bibliothèque centrale de l'Université Gaston Berger and EIFL-FOSS country coordinator, provides an overview of digital libraries and institutional repositories contributing to increased visibility of research from Senegal: N°...
National program Springer Open Choice/Open Access in Poland
25 May 2010
ICM, Interdisciplinary Centre for Mathematical and Computational Modelling, University of Warsaw, launched a new program financed by the Ministry of Science and Higher education in Poland – Springer Open Choice/Open Access in Poland. Starting from...
Open access options on 7 more Nature Publishing Group journals
25 May 2010
Nature Publishing Group (NPG) announced open access options for seven further journals. Twenty-five journals published by NPG now offer authors an open access option, including all 15 academic journals owned by NPG.
American Journal of...
Open Access Week 2010 declared for October 18 to 24
29 Apr 2010
Open Access Week, the global event to promote free, immediate, online access to research now entering its fourth year, has been declared for October 18 to 24, 2010. Open Access Week is an opportunity for the worldwide academic and research community...
Launch of AMUR and open access PhD theses mandate in Poland
26 Mar 2010
Today, on March 26, Adam Mickiewicz University library in Poznan launched AMUR – Adam Mickiewicz University Repository. Among the repository collections – journals published at the University, PhD theses, research papers, conference presentations...
National Science Library: early adopter of open access in China
1 Mar 2010
The National Science Library at the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) has been leading the way in the development of open access in China. Open access means the free (gratis) availability of peer-reviewed literature to the public on the internet,...