Cambridge University Press seeks Transformative status across its journals in major commitment to Open Access

« Cambridge University Press will request the majority of its journals be given Transformative Journal status by cOAlition S as part … Continuer la lecture de « Cambridge University Press seeks Transformative status across its journals in major commitment to Open Access »

Source > cambridge.org, 19 octobre 2020

Making Europe a leader in AI: in conversation with Venki Ramakrishnan, Antoine Petit and Martin Stratmann

« An international interactive online event organised by the Royal Society, the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) and the … Continuer la lecture de « Making Europe a leader in AI: in conversation with Venki Ramakrishnan, Antoine Petit and Martin Stratmann »

Source > royalsociety.org, 7 octobre 2020

Transitioning to Open Access: An Evaluation of the UK Springer Compact Agreement Pilot 2016–2018

« This article analyzes the UK’s first “read and publish” journals agreement. The Springer Compact Agreement pilot ran from 2016 to … Continuer la lecture de « Transitioning to Open Access: An Evaluation of the UK Springer Compact Agreement Pilot 2016–2018 »

Source > crl.acrl.org, Mafalda Marques, Graham Stone, 2020, https://doi.org/10.5860/crl.81.6.913

RoRI and FAIRsFAIR to partner on ‘FAIRware’ initiative | Funders across UK, Europe and Canada join forces to develop new open research tools

« The European Commission’s FAIRsFAIR project and the Research on Research Institute (RoRI) will partner on a new initiative to build … Continuer la lecture de « RoRI and FAIRsFAIR to partner on ‘FAIRware’ initiative | Funders across UK, Europe and Canada join forces to develop new open research tools »

Source > fairsfair.eu, 22 septembre 2020

Universities will cancel deals with publishers if they don’t respond to current financial pressures – warn major sector bodies

« A price freeze on journal subscriptions will not be enough to avoid UK researchers losing access to key academic content, warn three major sector bodies representing academic … Continuer la lecture de « Universities will cancel deals with publishers if they don’t respond to current financial pressures – warn major sector bodies »

Source > jisc.ac.uk, 13 août 2020

Webinar: Finding and accessing data in the UK Data Service

« This introductory webinar is intended for anyone who wants to hear about finding data from the UK Data Service. Participants … Continuer la lecture de « Webinar: Finding and accessing data in the UK Data Service »

Source > youtube.com, UK data service, 18 mai 2020

Developing a persistent identifier roadmap for open access to UK research

« This report was prepared as part of Jisc’s work in response to Prof. Adam Tickell’s recommendation “Jisc to lead on … Continuer la lecture de « Developing a persistent identifier roadmap for open access to UK research »

Source > repository.jisc.ac.uk, Brown, Josh (2020)

Cambridge University Press launches open research platform, Cambridge Open Engage

« Cambridge Open Engage, the early and open content and collaboration platform from Cambridge University Press, has officially launched and is … Continuer la lecture de « Cambridge University Press launches open research platform, Cambridge Open Engage »

Source > cambridge.org, 2 avril 2020

First US–based university press signs Jisc transitional open access agreement for UK higher education

« The Jisc agreement provides participating UK institutions with unlimited Immediate Open Access publishing in Rockefeller University Press journals. The agreement … Continuer la lecture de « First US–based university press signs Jisc transitional open access agreement for UK higher education »

Source > jisc.ac.uk, 19 février 2020

UKRI launches consultation on Open Access policy

« UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) has today launched a consultation as part of its Open Access Review. The consultation will … Continuer la lecture de « UKRI launches consultation on Open Access policy »

Source > ukri.org, 13 février 2020

Article 13: UK will not implement EU copyright law

« Universities and Science Minister Chris Skidmore has said that the UK will not implement the EU Copyright Directive after the … Continuer la lecture de « Article 13: UK will not implement EU copyright law »

Source > bbc.com, 24 janvier 2020

Universities unite in high-level strategy group to govern negotiations with publishers

« Universities UK has convened a new group to support and enhance the mandate of Jisc in negotiating publishing agreements with major … Continuer la lecture de « Universities unite in high-level strategy group to govern negotiations with publishers »

Source > jisc.ac.uk, 25 novembre 2019

British Library Shared Research Repository launched in beta

« (…) The Shared Repository, currently a beta service, brings together the openly available research outputs produced by staff and research … Continuer la lecture de « British Library Shared Research Repository launched in beta »

Source > blogs.bl.uk, 26 novembre 2019

ORCID IDs in Research Data Management workflows at the University of Cambridge

« Tying a researcher’s work to their online identity, unambiguously, universally and persistently is a perennial problem. At the University of … Continuer la lecture de « ORCID IDs in Research Data Management workflows at the University of Cambridge »

Source > ukorcidsupport.jisc.ac.uk, 2019

Cambridge University Libraries’ Office of Scholarly Communication (OSC): Open Access monographs: from policy to reality – October 2, 2019 [vidéos]

« One-day symposium for Cambridge researchers and support staff organized by Cambridge University Libraries’ Office of Scholarly Communication (OSC), incorporating talks, … Continuer la lecture de « Cambridge University Libraries’ Office of Scholarly Communication (OSC): Open Access monographs: from policy to reality – October 2, 2019 [vidéos] »

Source > repository.cam.ac.uk, october 2019

Universities UK: Updated concordat must be followed if research is to be trusted

« Universities UK, together with signatories to the concordat including UK Research & Innovation and Wellcome Trust, has reaffirmed its pledge … Continuer la lecture de « Universities UK: Updated concordat must be followed if research is to be trusted »

Source > universitiesuk.ac.uk, 25 octobre 2019

UUK open access monographs group:: Open access and monographs evidence review

« This report presents new evidence on academic book publishing in the UK, and puts forward a set of stakeholder recommendations … Continuer la lecture de « UUK open access monographs group:: Open access and monographs evidence review »

Source > universitiesuk.ac.uk, 8 octobre 2019

The changing research landscape and reflections on national research assessment in the future

« RAND Europe conducted a study to explore current and future changes in the research landscape and how this may affect … Continuer la lecture de « The changing research landscape and reflections on national research assessment in the future »

Source > rand.org, Parks, Sarah, Daniela Rodriguez-Rincon, Sarah Parkinson, Catriona Manville, Research England, 2019. https://www.rand.org/pubs/research_reports/RR3200.html.

Oxford University Press and Cambridge University Press find that the monograph continues to play a crucial role for researchers

« The world’s two biggest university presses have announced the results of a joint, global survey into the future of the … Continuer la lecture de « Oxford University Press and Cambridge University Press find that the monograph continues to play a crucial role for researchers »

Source > cambridge.org, 1er octobre 2019

New report explores impact of automation on UK research

« Today, leading independent think-tank Demos launches its interim report, Research 4.0: Research in the age of automation (pdf), supported by … Continuer la lecture de « New report explores impact of automation on UK research »

Source > jisc.ac.uk, 1er octobre 2019

NaCTeM announced as the winners of NLP challenge on scholarly discourse and summarisation

« A team of researchers from NaCTeM group were recently announced as the winners of an NLP challenge. Dr. Chrysoula Zerva, … Continuer la lecture de « NaCTeM announced as the winners of NLP challenge on scholarly discourse and summarisation »

Source > nactem.ac.uk, 5 aout 2019

The Impact of Open Access on Teaching—How Far Have We Come?

« This article seeks to understand how far the United Kingdom higher education (UK HE) sector has progressed towards open access … Continuer la lecture de « The Impact of Open Access on Teaching—How Far Have We Come? »

Source > mdpi.com, Elizabeth Gadd, Chris Morrison, Jane Secker, 1 août 2019

Cambridge announces open research platform, Cambridge Open Engage

« Publisher invites academics to help shape development of its new early research and collaboration service Cambridge University Press is to … Continuer la lecture de « Cambridge announces open research platform, Cambridge Open Engage »

Source > stm-publishing.com, 29 juillet 2019

Jisc is launching three new library services on 31 July 2019

« (…) Neil Grindley, head of resource discovery at Jisc, said: “We are delighted to introduce these next-generation library services, which … Continuer la lecture de « Jisc is launching three new library services on 31 July 2019 »

Source > jisc.ac.uk, 22 juillet 2019

RHS Working Paper – Plan S and the Hybrid History Journal Landscape (July 2019)

« The RHS has released (29 July 2019) an interim working paper offering a preliminary mapping of current preparedness for Plan … Continuer la lecture de « RHS Working Paper – Plan S and the Hybrid History Journal Landscape (July 2019) »

Source > royalhistsoc.org, 29 juillet 2019

Can I write an article or book based on my open access thesis?

« This is an interesting question and one that early career researchers commonly ask. You’ve worked long and hard on your … Continuer la lecture de « Can I write an article or book based on my open access thesis? »

Source > blogs.napier.ac.uk, Joyce Templeton, 26 juillet 2019

A commentary by the British Academy on cOAlition S’s final version of Plan S

« At the end of May 2019 cOAlition S issued a second, final version of Plan S, together with guidelines for … Continuer la lecture de « A commentary by the British Academy on cOAlition S’s final version of Plan S »

Source > thebritishacademy.ac.uk, juillet 2019

Roles and jobs in the open research scholarly communications environment: analysing job descriptions to predict future trends

« During the past two-decades academic libraries updated current staff job responsibilities or created brand new roles. This allowed them to … Continuer la lecture de « Roles and jobs in the open research scholarly communications environment: analysing job descriptions to predict future trends »

Source > liberquarterly.eu, Pontika, N., 2019, LIBER Quarterly, 29(1), pp.1–20. DOI: http://doi.org/10.18352/lq.10282

Cambridge University signs San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment

« The University of Cambridge and Cambridge University Press announced on 8 July 2019 that they have signed up to the … Continuer la lecture de « Cambridge University signs San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment »

Source > cam.ac.uk, 8 juillet 2019

Open Research – Exchange of Experience (University of Manchester)

« On Tuesday 13 June Brenda and Nick from the research data team attended a NoWAL event at the University of … Continuer la lecture de « Open Research – Exchange of Experience (University of Manchester) »

Source > leedsunilibrary.wordpress.com, 29 juin 2019

UKRI signs San Francisco Declaration of Research Assessment

« UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) has signed an international declaration aimed at strengthening and promoting best practice in the way … Continuer la lecture de « UKRI signs San Francisco Declaration of Research Assessment »

Source > ukri.org, 27 juin 2019

A guide to using artificial intelligence in the public sector

« (…) The Government Digital Service (GDS) and the Office for Artificial Intelligence (OAI) have published joint guidance on how to … Continuer la lecture de « A guide to using artificial intelligence in the public sector »

Source > gov.uk, 10 juin 2019

Research England awards £2.2m to project to improve and increase open access publishing

« A new Research England funded project is set to help universities, researchers, libraries and publishers to make more, and better, … Continuer la lecture de « Research England awards £2.2m to project to improve and increase open access publishing »

Source > re.ukri.org, 14 juin 2019

Jisc and Springer Nature renew transformational deal securing open access for UK higher education

« Jisc and academic publisher Springer Nature have agreed a further ‘read and publish’ agreement that meets the aims of Plan … Continuer la lecture de « Jisc and Springer Nature renew transformational deal securing open access for UK higher education »

Source > jisc.ac.uk, 26 avril 2019

Gigantum and Ripeta Join the Digital Science Family

« We are proud to welcome two US-based startups to the Digital Science family of companies: automated reproducibility assessment tool, Ripeta, … Continuer la lecture de « Gigantum and Ripeta Join the Digital Science Family »

Source > digital-science.com, Cameron Shepherd, 8 avril 2019

How safe is your data? Cyber-security in higher education

« In this new Policy Note, Dr John Chapman, Head of Jisc’s Security Operations Centre, reports on the cyber-security risks facing … Continuer la lecture de « How safe is your data? Cyber-security in higher education »

Source > hepi.ac.uk, Dr John Chapman, HEPI number Policy note 12, 4 avril 2019

UUK open access monographs group: open access and monographs

« This report is a synthesis of two events: the first was an event for arts and humanities learned societies and … Continuer la lecture de « UUK open access monographs group: open access and monographs »

Source > universitiesuk.ac.uk, 28 mars 2019

AMRC Open Research – The new publishing platform for charity funded research

« The wait is over! We are excited to announce that 24 members of the Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC) … Continuer la lecture de « AMRC Open Research – The new publishing platform for charity funded research »

Source > amrc.org.uk, Jocelyn LeBlanc ,Philip Dooner, 19 février 2019

Collaboration key for advancing open research: repository progress for Jisc and the British Library

« Jisc and the British Library share an interest in the persistence and open access of the UK research record, and … Continuer la lecture de « Collaboration key for advancing open research: repository progress for Jisc and the British Library »

Source > scholarlycommunications.jiscinvolve.org, Neil Jacobs, 5 février 2019

UKRI welcomes publication of open research reports

« UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) welcomes the publication of two independent reports on open research, commissioned by government and published … Continuer la lecture de « UKRI welcomes publication of open research reports »

Source > ukri.org, 4 février 2019

2014 copyright changes: post-implementation reviews Call for Evidence

« Following the implementation of policy, the Government aims to complete a post-implementation review (PIR). These reviews evaluate whether the regulation … Continuer la lecture de « 2014 copyright changes: post-implementation reviews Call for Evidence »

Source > gov.uk, 30 janvier 2019

Helping learned societies transition to Open Access and explore Plan S-compliant business models

« Wellcome, in partnership with UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) and the Association of Learned & Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP), have … Continuer la lecture de « Helping learned societies transition to Open Access and explore Plan S-compliant business models »

Source > informationpower.co.uk, 1 février 2019

Cambridge University Press launches new model for scholarly publishing

« Cambridge University Press has launched a new publishing model to provide an outlet for world-class research and writing that sits … Continuer la lecture de « Cambridge University Press launches new model for scholarly publishing »

Source > cambridge.org, 15 janvier 2019

Jisc and Elsevier collaborate on open access compliance

« Jisc and Elsevier have signed an agreement setting out how they will work together to support institutions to comply with … Continuer la lecture de « Jisc and Elsevier collaborate on open access compliance »

Source > researchinformation.info, 26 novembre 2018

Wellcome and Gates join bold European open-access plan

« Two of the world’s largest biomedical research funders have backed a plan to make all papers resulting from work they … Continuer la lecture de « Wellcome and Gates join bold European open-access plan »

Source > nature.com, Richard Van Noorden, 5 novembre 2018

Wellcome Trust is updating its open access policy

« Following a six-month review, we’re updating our open access (OA) policy. The changes will apply from 1 January 2020. Robert … Continuer la lecture de « Wellcome Trust is updating its open access policy »

Source > wellcome.ac.uk, 5 novembre 2018

The Turing publishes new landscaping report on data science, AI and futures of work

« Today the Turing publishes a landscaping report: ‘Data science, artificial intelligence and the futures of work’ by researchers Sanna Ojanperä, … Continuer la lecture de « The Turing publishes new landscaping report on data science, AI and futures of work »

Source > turing.ac.uk, 30 octobre 2018

General Data Protection Regulation guidance for researchers

« UK Research and Innovation has provided some guidance on General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for researchers of all disciplines. The … Continuer la lecture de « General Data Protection Regulation guidance for researchers »

Source > ukri.org, 29 octobre 2018

Fixing the UK repository landscape

« This paper outlines the current state of the organisational, cultural and technical landscape related to OA repositories in the UK, … Continuer la lecture de « Fixing the UK repository landscape »

Source > repository.jisc.ac.uk, Neil Jacobs, 23 octobre 2018

Mapping the Future of Research Assessment at Imperial College London – 21 Sep 2018 [video]

« Imperial College has signed the Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA). What does that mean for academic career progression and for … Continuer la lecture de « Mapping the Future of Research Assessment at Imperial College London – 21 Sep 2018 [video] »

Source > youtube.com, Diffusé en direct le 21 sept. 2018

Cambridge Open Access spend 2013-2018

« Since 2013, the Open Access Team has been helping Cambridge researchers, funded by Research Councils UK (RCUK) and the consortium … Continuer la lecture de « Cambridge Open Access spend 2013-2018 »

Source > unlockingresearch-blog.lib.cam.ac.uk, Dr Arthur Smith, 22 octobre 2018

UK Data Service Portal is 500th eResource in eDesiderata

« CRL’s eDesiderata platform recently surpassed 500 electronic resource entries, all accessible to members to support informed decisions on electronic resources. … Continuer la lecture de « UK Data Service Portal is 500th eResource in eDesiderata »

Source > crl.edu, Maria Smith, 24 septembre 2018

Jisc scholarly communications Issue 10: October 2018 – Open access update (.pdf)

« Welcome to the October issue This issue is released to the echoes of the announcement of « Plan S » from Science … Continuer la lecture de « Jisc scholarly communications Issue 10: October 2018 – Open access update (.pdf) »

Source > repository.jisc.ac.uk, Jisc scholarly communications, Issue10: octobre 2018

New UKRI system needs community input on Horizon 2020 grants

« (…) Science Minister Sam Gyimah said: « It is imperative that we support our world-class researchers, businesses and scientists to continue … Continuer la lecture de « New UKRI system needs community input on Horizon 2020 grants »

Source > gov.uk, 27 septembre 2018

Jisc gateway to text and data-mining – status update

« Over the past few months, we have been investigating the opportunities for a possible Jisc-delivered text and data mining (TDM) … Continuer la lecture de « Jisc gateway to text and data-mining – status update »

Source > scholarlycommunications.jiscinvolve.org, Sarah Fahmy, 11 septembre 2018

UKRI contributes to new Google search tool

« Experts from UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) have contributed to a new Google search tool to help scientists, policy makers … Continuer la lecture de « UKRI contributes to new Google search tool »

Source > ukri.org, 7 septembre 2018

UK Research and Innovation joins Europe-wide ambition on open access

« Today, Tuesday 04 September 2018, UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), joined funders from across Europe to launch cOAlition S, a … Continuer la lecture de « UK Research and Innovation joins Europe-wide ambition on open access »

Source > ukri.org, 4 septembre 2018

Wellcome: How we judge research outputs when making funding decisions

« Robert Kiley, Head of Open Research, and Jim Smith, Director of Science, discuss the steps Wellcome is taking to fulfil … Continuer la lecture de « Wellcome: How we judge research outputs when making funding decisions »

Source > wellcome.ac.uk, 8 août 2018

Open science, research indicators and reproducibility

« There’s been a flurry of reports and announcements on open science over the last few weeks. (…) At July’s Coalition … Continuer la lecture de « Open science, research indicators and reproducibility »

Source > wonkhe.com, Neil Jacobs, 8 août 2018