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A new professional's view: UKSG Annual Conference 2015

Glasgow was the venue for the 2015 UKSG Conference and Helen Dobson and I headed north hoping for a repeat of the glorious weather in 2012. 969 more words


Cambridge launch new open access journal - Global Health, Epidemiology and Genomics

Cambridge unveils new Open Access journal – Global Health, Epidemiology and Genomics (GHEG)

Cambridge University Press is delighted to announce a major new open access journal, … 508 more words

Biomedical Research

Predatory publishers: who CAN you trust?

One of our responsibilities as OA advisors at Manchester is to keep track of so-called predatory publishers, and advise our researchers on publishers they should avoid.  1,200 more words


Ebb & Flow

I’m on day 26 of my abstinence – my longest ever continuous period of abstinence since coming into OA for the first time in August 2013 – and I feel kinda funny about it. 678 more words


Open Access

Imagine you are a content producer: an academic who wrote a research paper. You did your job, now you want to share it with the World. 495 more words


Shades of Open Access

Do you think that published science should be freely available to everyone? Of course you do. Most people do. But like every ‘ideal’ system, there are positives and negatives to OA publishing, some that outweigh others. 1,007 more words