Cost estimates of an open access mandate for monographs in the UK’s third Research Excellence Framework

« The recent ‘Consultation on the second Research Excellence Framework’ (REF) in the UK contains an annex that signals the extension … Continuer la lecture de « Cost estimates of an open access mandate for monographs in the UK’s third Research Excellence Framework »

Springer Nature: The OA effect: How does open access affect the usage of scholarly books?

« This report presents the first major comparative analysis of usage data for OA and non-OA scholarly books, and provides an … Continuer la lecture de « Springer Nature: The OA effect: How does open access affect the usage of scholarly books? »

Knowledge Exchange: A landscape study on open access and monographs Policies, funding and publishing in eight European countries

« This first-of-a-kind report from Knowledge Exchange maps the landscape for Open Access books in the Knowledge Exchange countries; Finland, Netherlands, … Continuer la lecture de « Knowledge Exchange: A landscape study on open access and monographs Policies, funding and publishing in eight European countries »

Investigating OA monograph services – Final report

« The Investigating OA monograph services project has been exploring potential future services to support peer-reviewed OA monograph publishing. With the … Continuer la lecture de « Investigating OA monograph services – Final report »

Catalogage des monographies anciennes : description bibliographique et données d’exemplaire

« La recommandation « Catalogage des monographies anciennes : description bibliographique et données d’exemplaire » et ses manuels d’application en formats UNIMARC et … Continuer la lecture de « Catalogage des monographies anciennes : description bibliographique et données d’exemplaire »

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 »

Springer and Altmetric to launch new platform for book impact at the London Book Fair: Bookmetrix

« Springer today announces that it is becoming the first publisher to offer title and chapter level metrics across all of … Continuer la lecture de « Springer and Altmetric to launch new platform for book impact at the London Book Fair: Bookmetrix »

EBSCO Buys YBP

« EBSCO Information Services has acquired YBP Library Services from Baker & Taylor, the company announced on February 20. YBP specializes … Continuer la lecture de « EBSCO Buys YBP »

ISTE Editions, une « success story » de l’édition scientifique à matrice française (.pdf)

« Elsevier a annoncé le 7 janvier la signature d’un accord de partenariat éditorial avec la marque de monographies scientifiques ISTE … Continuer lalecter de « ISTE Editions, une « success story » de l’édition scientifique à matrice française (.pdf) »

Major HEFCE study of monographs and open access sheds light on complex issues

« The Monographs and Open Access Project considers the place of monographs in the arts, humanities and social science disciplines, and … Continuer la lecture de « Major HEFCE study of monographs and open access sheds light on complex issues »

California Library Consortium Evaluates Usage of Millions of Monographs to Create Collaborative Library Collections

« … Libraries worldwide are transforming their spaces to better align with the changing needs of their communities. The Statewide California Electronic Library … Continuer la lecture de « California Library Consortium Evaluates Usage of Millions of Monographs to Create Collaborative Library Collections »

Open access publisher brings scholarship to developing world

« New mobile app helps a Cambridge press offer free digital monographs even to those without computers (…) In the summer … Continuer la lecture de « Open access publisher brings scholarship to developing world »

A new collaboration between OAPEN and OpenEdition

 » OAPEN and OpenEdition, two European projects dedicated to Open Access publishing in the humanities and social sciences, are pleased to … Continuer la lecture de « A new collaboration between OAPEN and OpenEdition »