Open Access

‘Govt could recover close to R1bn from leases with private landlords’

Those rentals include so-called ghost leases where renting contracts continue after their terms have expired.

NPA

Negotiations with Elsevier stall over open access

In mid-July, <b>Elsevier stopped</b> thousands of scientists in <b>Germany</b> from reading its <b>recent journal articles</b> as a row escalates over the cost of a …

New York City

Papyri Fragments | Coptic | The Met

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Art Museums

Try The Y Days

Freehold YMCA giving open access to the community this Sunday<p>Good things come together at the Y. It's where adults learn to go further and kids stay …

Open Access

2018 LITA Leadership Scholarship

<b>Jennifer Chan</b> has been selected to receive <b>LITA’s first scholarship</b> to attend the <b>2018 ALA Leadership Institute</b><b>.</b> Chan is scholarly communication …

Leadership

Check out the cafe where you order your latte using sign language

Melbourne's Tradeblock Café is turning the tables on the way customers engage with the deaf community.<p>A cafe in Melbourne, Australia, staffed by deaf …

Siblings

Open Access Publishing: Knowledge Unlatched Provides More Info About KU Open Analytics Platform Launching This Fall

Together with Cornell University Press (CUP), Edinburgh University Press (EUP), Liverpool University Press (LUP) and University of Michigan Press …

University of Michigan

Kinetics of cytokine levels during antipsychotic treatment in schizophrenia: a meta-analysis | International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology

Background<p>Immune system dysfunction is a hypothesis in the psychopathology of schizophrenia but the impact of antipsychotic treatment within this …

In Vivo

Journal Article: “The UK Scholarly Communication Licence: Attempting to Cut Through the Gordian Knot of the Complexities of Funder Mandates, Publisher Embargoes and Researcher Caution in Achieving Open Access”

The following article appears in MPDI’s <i>Publications</i> 2018.<p><b>Title</b><p><b>Authors</b><p>Julie Baldwin <i><br>University of Nottingham</i><p>Stephen Pinfield <i><br>University of Shefield</i><p><b>Source</b><p>…

Higher Education

Book Chapter: “Disentangling Gold Open Access”

The following book chapter (preprint) was recently shared on arXiv.<p><b>Title</b><p><b>Authors</b><p>Daniel Torres-Salinas <i><br>Universidad de Granada</i><p>Nicolas Robinson-Garcia</i> …

Open Access

Scientific Excellence at Scale: Open Access journals have a clear citation advantage over subscription journals

<b>Frontiers is the 4th most cited publisher amongst the 20 largest publishers, ranked by</b> <b>average citations over a three-year period (2015-2017)</b><b>. The</b> …

Clinical Trials

Budget Constraints Cause University of Iowa Libraries to Sunset Open Access Fund, Program Did Nothing to Offset Journal Subscription Costs

For several years, UI Libraries has maintained an Open Access (OA) Fund to help researchers pay for the article processing charges (APCs) on open …

University of Iowa

Journal Article: “Getting the Best Out of Data for Open Access Monograph Presses: A Case Study of UCL Press”

NOTE: <i>The full text article linked below (final author submitted version, open access) was published earlier this week by Learned</b> …

Australian Universities

Report From “New Platforms for Open Access Book Distribution” Project Workshop

From a Guest Post on the OpenAire Blog<p>The New Platforms project met for its final workshop on 25th June. The workshop was hosted by the Centre for …

Libraries

Vessel with cover (Zhou type) | China | Ming dynasty (1368–1644) | The Met

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China

Biomedical & Clinical Research

The Lancet has launched a new open access suite with two journals for biomedical and clinical research. Discover EClinicalMedicine. Check the first …

Medicine

Wreaths, 6 | Greek, Laconian | The Met

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Wreaths

Attributed to Giacomo Caneva | [Roman Ruins] | The Met

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Art Museums

France’s National Plan for Open Science Released, English Translation Now Available

An English translation of France’s new national plan to activate Open Science — presented by the French Minister of Higher Education, Research and …

Translation

Germany: Project Deal Suspends Negotiations with Elsevier

Elsevier’s excessive demands have forced us to suspend the negotiations of the DEAL project of the Alliance of Scientific Organizations with the …

Higher Education

Riutal Stone (Pulidor) | Aztec | The Met

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Augustin Dupré | Medal Commemorating the Declaration of Independence | The Met

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Declaration Of Independence

Circle of Jakob Kaschauer | Standing Virgin and Child | Austrian | The Met

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Glass Fragment | French | The Met

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Skyphos | Greek, South Italian, Apulian | Late Classical | The Met

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Open Access Sales Exceed Expectations

ROCKVILLE, Md., July 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Once viewed as a threat by traditional journal publishers, the global push for open access (OA) to research papers has delivered a fast-growing revenue stream that will continue to scale upwards—this according to the most recent report from media and …

Peer Review

Spindle Whorl | Mexican | The Met

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Utagawa Hiroshige | 東海道五十三次 見附 天竜川舟渡し | Japan | The Met

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Frank Eugene | Anne Königer and Frederick L. Smith | The Met

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Frank Eugene | Thilda H. - The Veiled Lady | The Met

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