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MERLOT announces Smart Search, a significant upgrade to its searching capabilities and a new UI to Content Builder, the web development tool

MERLOT announced the release of the MERLOT Smart Search. This search extends access to online learning materials well beyond MERLOT’s curated and peer reviewed collection.  Smart Search helps to answer the pervasive and nagging question, “Where can I find OERs?” 284 more words


On amending published Articles

A recent article on bioarchiv “Amending published articles: time to rethink retractions and corrections?” puts forwards ideas on how we might change the way we deal with retractions and corrections. 1,145 more words

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#Unpaywall (A New #OpenAccess #DiscoveryTool)

Some of you may remember oaDOI, a tool that searches for an Open Access (OA) version of an article when provided with a digital object identifier (DOI). 244 more words

Open Access

5 free ways around the great paywall of academia.

If you do not have subscription access to academic journals through an institution then to access a large proportion of academic journals you will be charged a fee for each paper;  868 more words

Lessons Learned: Poster and Leaflet

Following the end of the Pathfinder project last year, we’ve been working with our marketing team to summarise the lessons learned and good practice developed during the project into a shareable leaflet and poster. 21 more words


Aboitiz Power to electrify Walter Mart malls

Community mall pioneer Walter Mart has teamed up with Aboitiz Power Corp. to power up its new malls under the Retail Competition and Open Access (RCOA) regime. 100 more words


Medium: How Elsevier plans to sabotage Open Access

Medium: How Elsevier plans to sabotage Open Access. “It was a long and difficult road to get the major publishing houses to open up to open access, but in the end the Dutch universities got their much awaited ‘gold deal’ for open access. 27 more words

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