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Hindawi launches Open Access Institutional Membership Program -

STM publisher Hindawi Publishing Corporation, US, has announced the launch of its Open Access Institutional Membership program. The programme will enable authors from member institutes to publish their work in Hindawi's more than 125 open access journals without having to administer and pay any Article Processing… Read More

Taylor & Francis to deposit NIH-funded articles into PubMed Central -

Academic publisher Taylor & Francis, UK, has announced that it will deposit into PubMed Central (PMC) author manuscripts on behalf of Taylor & Francis, Routledge and Psychology Press authors reporting NIH funded research. This service is offered as part of Taylor & Francis' new 2008 deposit… Read More

UCLA Library gets Mellon grant for project to make rare books more accessible -

The UCLA Library has received a $750,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to catalogue more than 55,000 rare books and make them more accessible to users. The project will involve two concurrent efforts focused on rare books in the Charles E. Young Research Library… Read More

Duke University Libraries receive grant from the Andrew Mellon Foundation for Open Library Environment project -

The Duke University Libraries have received a $475,700 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to design the next-generation, open-source library system that seeks to meet the changing and complex needs of 21st-century libraries and library users. The Open Library Environment (OLE)… Read More

BioMed Central journal brings out thematic series on Breastfeeding -

Open access publisher BioMed Central, US, has announced that the International Breastfeeding Journal recently published its first thematic series on Breastfeeding and feminism: Reproductive health, rights and justice. Edited by Dr Miriam H Labbok, Dr Paige Hall Smith and Emily C Taylor, the articles in the… Read More

Oxford Journals to deposit NIH-funded articles into PubMed Central -

Oxford Journals, a division of Oxford University Press (OUP), UK, has announced that they will deposit into PubMed Central (PMC) any articles published in any of their biomedical journals which are identified by the authors as being funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This… Read More

ICTP Science Dissemination Unit launches new book on OA -

The Scientific Dissemination Unit (SDU) of the International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) recently released a free online book, Science Dissemination Using Open Access, a compendium of selected literature on Open Access (OA). Edited by E. Canessa and M. Zennaro, the book is an effort by… Read More

Mary Ann Liebert offers free online access to Breastfeeding Medicine -

Medical publisher Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., US, has announced complimentary online access to Breastfeeding Medicine in recognition of World Breastfeeding Week. The offer can be availed of till August 31, 2008 at www.liebertpub.com/bfm. A MEDLINE journal, Breastfeeding Medicine is the official publication… Read More

DINI multilingual develops German interface to offer information on OA policies -

The German Initiative for Networked Information (DINI) has developed a German (and potentially multilingual) interface to the English SHERPA / RoMEO service to provide additional information on German publishers' open access (OA) policies. Together with the SHERPA / RoMEO team, DINI aims to build an international support structure for OA… Read More

Italy’s National Institute of Nuclear Physics signs Berlin Declaration on OA -

National Institute of Nuclear Physics (INFN), Italy, has signed the Berlin Declaration on 'Open Access to Knowledge in the Sciences and Humanities' to help break down hurdles for accessing scientific knowledge. The declaration, launched in 2003, was created to sustain and encourage the free exchange of… Read More


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