open access

ORCID is Coming to Canada

By |May 19th, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

ORCID and the Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) along with support from a working group of 16 Canadian stakeholders who are deeply committed to […]

Opening Access

By |April 28th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Opening Access

Open source documentation has been around for a long time. Over time there have been changes in both technology and perspectives regarding authoring and publishing. Open […]

Educational Opportunity Around Identifiers

By |February 17th, 2017|News, search|Comments Off on Educational Opportunity Around Identifiers

The Association of American Publishers’ (AAP) Professional & Scholarly Publishing (PSP) Division is offering another exciting educational opportunity (in person or via webinar).

The PSP Journals Committee will […]

Maintaining Access

By |February 7th, 2017|indexing, News, search|Comments Off on Maintaining Access

Most readers have no idea of the long-term and collaborative efforts that are made by committed industry players to provide us access to literature, […]

Open Processes Build Community

By |November 17th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Open Processes Build Community

EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) continues to provide support in advocating open source and open access by providing additional financial support to Koha, the world’s first full-featured, […]

Open Access Journal Publishers Under Scrutiny

By |September 20th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Open Access Journal Publishers Under Scrutiny

In the last five years, open-access journals have appeared all over the Internet with websites that look familiar and trustworthy. Unfortunately sometimes looks can […]

Navigating the Access Obstacle Course

By |July 22nd, 2016|News|Comments Off on Navigating the Access Obstacle Course

Identity and Access Management (IAM) is the security and business discipline that enables the right individuals to access the right resources at the right times and […]

Open is Not Free

By |July 20th, 2016|News, reference|Comments Off on Open is Not Free

The proponents of open access argue that the taxpayers have paid the invoice and therefore deserve the product. They are referring to the scientific research […]