Blogs selected for Week February 17 to February 23, 2020

1. The “Pure Publish” Agreement Pure publish contracts are possible now. It is not necessary to wait for the subscription publishers to change their business model or to pair a pure publish component with a read and publish component in a transformative agreement. The notion of a pure publish agreement has been emerging for some […]

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Blogs selected for Week February 10 to February 16, 2020

1. Counting Down to #NISOPlus20! On February 23, The National Information Standards Organization will welcome about 250 attendees to a sold-out inaugural NISO Plus conference in Baltimore, MD. The NISO Board Member steering committee has given a lot of thought and effort into making NISO Plus different from the average industry conference. From the outset […]

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Blogs selected for Week February 3 to February 9, 2020

1. Revisiting — Transformative Agreements: A Primer Do you know what is meant by the term “transformative agreement” or how “Read and Publish” deals are structured? Today we revisit the 2019 primer by @lisalibrarian explaining the basics concepts behind these increasingly important approaches. In this post in the Scholarly Kitchen Blog, Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe Mariëlle […]

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Blogs selected for Week January 27 to February 2, 2020

1. Scholarly Societies: The Importance of Community For most societies, publishing revenues are used to provide services directly to all in their community – not just those who are paid-up members. In the same way that academic institutions thrive through generating revenues and then spending the proceeds on development of the community, so do scholarly […]

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