Evaluating the options for an Open Access Dashboard

« As we reported last month, work is underway to look at the viability of developing an Open Access Dashboard which … Continuer la lecture de « Evaluating the options for an Open Access Dashboard »

A leaner, faster interlibrary loan service?

« Jisc is pleased to be taking forward a project to assess the feasibility of a service in the discovery/ interlibrary … Continuer la lecture de « A leaner, faster interlibrary loan service? »

What are the possibilities for an Open Access Dashboard?

« We’re excited to announce a new project, which will test the feasibility of developing an Open Access Dashboard that would … Continuer la lecture de « What are the possibilities for an Open Access Dashboard? »

CLIR and Jisc announce partnership to enhance digital services for libraries and research

« The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) and Jisc today announced a partnership to advance programs of mutual interest … Continuer la lecture de « CLIR and Jisc announce partnership to enhance digital services for libraries and research »

ProQuest joins Jisc’s Digital Archival Collections Group Purchasing Pilot

« ProQuest is working with Jisc to enable UK Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) to build strong, user-centered research collections that better … Continuer la lecture de « ProQuest joins Jisc’s Digital Archival Collections Group Purchasing Pilot »

Royaume-Uni : Metadata: the key to collaboration and a national bibliographic knowledgebase

« (…) Why do we need the NBK now? UK libraries are currently experiencing a ‘perfect storm’ in which user expectations … Continuer la lecture de « Royaume-Uni : Metadata: the key to collaboration and a national bibliographic knowledgebase »

New UK-wide service will transform library collaboration: The National Bibliographic Knowledgebase

« As part of delivering on the vision of a UK national digital library, Jisc and OCLC announce a partnership to … Continuer la lecture de « New UK-wide service will transform library collaboration: The National Bibliographic Knowledgebase »

Jisc scholarly communications: Shaping our open access support services

« Two ways in which we have supported institutions in meeting the challenges of implementing open access over the last couple … Continuer la lecture de « Jisc scholarly communications: Shaping our open access support services »

Jisc Collections and Elsevier agreement: questions and answers

« On behalf of UK institutions, Jisc Collections has signed an agreement with Elsevier, covering access to research publications. The five-year, opt-in … Continuer la lecture de « Jisc Collections and Elsevier agreement: questions and answers »

Une étude britannique met en lumière les effets secondaires négatifs des « big deals » associant négociation des budgets d’abonnements et des budgets d’APC

« Parue le 24 octobre, une étude financée par le JISC britannique, dresse un premier bilan des accords de couplage « abonnements/APC » signés … Continuer la lecture de « Une étude britannique met en lumière les effets secondaires négatifs des « big deals » associant négociation des budgets d’abonnements et des budgets d’APC »

Jisc Collections and Elsevier Sign Landmark UK Agreement, Securing Access to Research Publications and Initiating Open Science Collaboration

« The UK’s research institutions and the world-leading provider of science, technology and medical information products and services signed today a … Continuer la lecture de « Jisc Collections and Elsevier Sign Landmark UK Agreement, Securing Access to Research Publications and Initiating Open Science Collaboration »

Offsetting models: update on the Springer Compact deal

« In a recent blog post, Jisc Collections reported how the Springer Compact agreement was progressing in the UK. This blog … Continuer la lecture de « Offsetting models: update on the Springer Compact deal »

Jisc Open Access Digest for OA Week

« We are pleased to announce that the third Open Access Direct is now available on Jisc’s Open Access Website; it … Continuer la lecture de « Jisc Open Access Digest for OA Week »

Report on offset agreements: evaluating current Jisc Collections deals. Year 1 – evaluating 2015 deals

« This report is a comparative study of the different offset agreements that Jisc Collections has negotiated to date on behalf … Continuer la lecture de « Report on offset agreements: evaluating current Jisc Collections deals. Year 1 – evaluating 2015 deals »

Jisc supports Wellcome’s OA requirements for publishers

« Wellcome this week has published a set of requirements for open access publications, which will come into force next spring. … Continuer la lecture de « Jisc supports Wellcome’s OA requirements for publishers »

Brexit: implications for OA in the UK, and Jisc’s work in this area

« This post outlines some potential new issues arising for OA in the UK, and Jisc’s work in this area, arising … Continuer la lecture de « Brexit: implications for OA in the UK, and Jisc’s work in this area »

Two-thirds of UK academics back open access, survey finds

« Nearly two-thirds of UK researchers support the abolition of journal subscription fees and a move to open access, according to … Continuer la lecture de « Two-thirds of UK academics back open access, survey finds »

Jisc report: Article processing charges (APCs) and subscriptions

« (…)The first half of this report looks at article processing charges and subscription payments from UK higher education institutions. It … Continuer la lecture de « Jisc report: Article processing charges (APCs) and subscriptions »

Jisc and international OA infrastructure

« The poster gives three views of how Jisc is contributing to, and building on, international infrastructure for OA. Those three … Continuer la lecture de « Jisc and international OA infrastructure »

What is a repository?

“What is a repository” was one of the first questions I faced on joining Jisc back in 2005 and, of … Continuer la lecture de « What is a repository? »

JISC- Learning analytics in higher education – A review of UK and international practice

« (…) This report documents the emerging uses of learning analytics in the United States, Australia and the United Kingdom. Through … Continuer la lecture de « JISC- Learning analytics in higher education – A review of UK and international practice »

Open Access and Academic Journal Markets: a Manchester View

« In February, a thought piece was issued jointly by Jisc, RLUK, SCONUL and ARMA which aimed to start a conversation … Continuer la lecture de « Open Access and Academic Journal Markets: a Manchester View »

Royaume-Uni : New service launches to clarify journal compliance with REF

« We are pleased to announce the availability of SHERPA REF. SHERPA REF beta is a web service – funded and … Continuer la lecture de « Royaume-Uni : New service launches to clarify journal compliance with REF »

OAPEN-UK final report: A five-year study into open access monograph publishing in the humanities and social sciences

« Le Jisc a mis en ligne les résultats de son étude « a five-year study into OA monograph publishing in the … Continuer la lecture de « OAPEN-UK final report: A five-year study into open access monograph publishing in the humanities and social sciences »

National consortium for ORCID set to improve UK research visibility and collaboration

« ORCID – a researcher identifier solution which enables a wide range of improvements to the scholarly communications ecosystem – will … Continuer la lecture de « National consortium for ORCID set to improve UK research visibility and collaboration »

Springer and Jisc Agree on Model to Reduce Total Cost Of Ownership of Open Access and Journal Subscriptions

« Springer Science+Business Media and Jisc have agreed on a new arrangement which takes into account UK scientists’ need to comply … Continuer la lecture de « Springer and Jisc Agree on Model to Reduce Total Cost Of Ownership of Open Access and Journal Subscriptions »

UK researchers set to benefit from easier access to digital services

« A new service enabling researchers to access their digital resources and applications through a single, federated sign-on is launching today … Continuer la lecture de « UK researchers set to benefit from easier access to digital services »

Wiley and Jisc Announce New Open Access Agreement

« … John Wiley and Sons, Inc., today announced a pilot agreement, brokered by Jisc, for articles published on an open access basis. … Continuer la lecture de « Wiley and Jisc Announce New Open Access Agreement »

Guidelines on Recommending Data Repositories as Partners in Publishing Research Data – Sarah Callaghan, Jonathan Tedds, John Kunze, Varsha Khodiyar, Rebecca Lawrence, Matthew Mayernik, Fiona Murphy, Timothy Roberts, Angus Whyte

« Abstract This document summarises guidelines produced by the UK Jisc-funded PREPARDE data publication project on the key issues of repository … Continuer la lecture de « Guidelines on Recommending Data Repositories as Partners in Publishing Research Data – Sarah Callaghan, Jonathan Tedds, John Kunze, Varsha Khodiyar, Rebecca Lawrence, Matthew Mayernik, Fiona Murphy, Timothy Roberts, Angus Whyte »

The Value and Impact of Data Sharing and Curation. A synthesis of three recent studies of UK research data centres – Neil Beagrie, John Houghton – Jisc (.pdf)

« Executive summary  In the UK, substantial resources are being invested in the development and provision of services for the curation and … Continuer la lecture de « The Value and Impact of Data Sharing and Curation. A synthesis of three recent studies of UK research data centres – Neil Beagrie, John Houghton – Jisc (.pdf) »

Le code de bonnes pratiques PIRUS

« … La première version du guide de recommandation PIRUS a été publiée en octobre 2013. C’est le résultat du projet PIRUS, … Continuer la lecture de « Le code de bonnes pratiques PIRUS »

Launch of Digital Preservation Business Case Toolkit

 » Do you need to write a business case for a digital preservation initiative? A new toolkit may help. It provides … Continuer la lecture de « Launch of Digital Preservation Business Case Toolkit »

Bridging the gap between academia and Wikipedia

 » Jisc and Wikimedia UK are collaborating on a project to bring the academic world and Wikipedia closer together. This will … Continuer la lecture de « Bridging the gap between academia and Wikipedia »

The UK contributes over 6,500 digitised museum objects to provide a boost for online learning

« About 6,500 newly digitised objects from University College London and the University of Reading’s diverse museum collections are now openly … Continuer la lecture de « The UK contributes over 6,500 digitised museum objects to provide a boost for online learning »