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Knowledge Unlatched renews two successful open access collections -

Knowledge Unlatched (KU), the international initiative for Open Access (OA), has announced renewals of two successful Open Access collections from 2017, both of which were launched as pilot projects for three-year funding models: Language Science Press (LSP) Books and KU Select 2017 HSS Journals. The two… Read More

Frontiers and Western Norway University of Applied Sciences form open access publishing agreement -

Frontiers and Western Norway University of Applied Sciences have announced an open access publishing agreement. Western Norway University of Applied Sciences is supporting their authors in publishing open access. As part of this support, Western Norway University of Applied Sciences will cover Article Processing Charges (APCs)… Read More

ASTM International provides public access to standards used for COVID-19 public health emergency -

Global standards organisation ASTM International is providing no-cost public access to a suite of two dozen important standards used in the production and testing of personal protective equipment to combat the COVID-19 (coronavirus) public health emergency. In an effort to support manufacturers, testing labs, healthcare professionals,… Read More

EDP Sciences calls for immediate submissions for new open access special issue from MMNP -

EDP Sciences has issued a call for papers for a special issue to be published in the journal, Mathematical Modelling of Natural Phenomena (MMNP). The open access special issue will address ‘Coronavirus: scientific insights and societal aspects.’ In view of the ongoing… Read More

European Commission grants contract for setting up an OA publishing platform -

The European Commission has awarded a contract for the setting up of an open access publishing platform for scientific articles as a free service for Horizon 2020 beneficiaries. The launch of the ambitious EU open access initiative is planned for early 2021. The platform will be… Read More

Frontiers and Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences join to form open access publishing agreement -

Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences and Frontiers have formed an open access publishing agreement. As part of this support, Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences will cover Article Processing Charges (APCs) for eligible articles centrally for their eligible authors. The Inland Norway University of Applied… Read More

COVID-19: AIP Publishing enables free access to content on Scitation -

AIP Publishing, a not-for-profit scholarly publisher in the physical sciences, is making their content freely available to scientists who are impacted, to support global research during the COVID-19 pandemic. Scientists and students in affected regions can now register on Scitation.org to activate free full-text access to… Read More

Cengage offers free access to digital learning materials and other resources for those impacted by COVID-19 -

Cengage, an education and technology company, is offering free access to its digital learning materials and platforms and other resources for those impacted by COVID-19. Cengage is providing free access to all Cengage platforms and eTexts through Cengage Unlimited, for college students at US campuses that… Read More

MDPI co-signed position statement on transformative agreements -

The advantages of the open access model of scientific publishing are being increasingly recognised in the scientific community. It allows new scientific evidence to be accessed from the moment of publication for free by anyone around the globe, boosting the impact of new research. In response, many funders, libraries and… Read More

Wiley makes COVID-19 research freely available in publicly funded archives -

John Wiley and Sons Inc., a global leader in research and education, is making all current and future research content and data on the COVID-19 Resource Site available to PubMed Central, the archive of biomedical and life science at the US National Institutes of Health’s National… Read More


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