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NISO and NFAIS Merger Announced

By |February 19th, 2019|News|Comments Off on NISO and NFAIS Merger Announced

Recently plans were released to merge NISO (National Information Standards Organization) and NFAIS (National Federation of Advanced Information Services) this summer. This interesting news came to us from […]

Webinar: Hype or Value?

By |February 18th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Webinar: Hype or Value?

The Association of Learned & Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP) is hosting a new educational webinar series in 2019 titled, “What is Hype and What […]

Choose Your Words

By |February 14th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Choose Your Words

Today is Valentine’s Day. When I think of romance, I think of literature. If the word for a book-lover is a bibliophile, what is […]

Push Back on the Open Library

By |January 29th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Push Back on the Open Library

The Writers’ Union of Canada (TWUC) joined with partner organizations, the U.S. Authors Guild (AG), the U.K.’s Society of Authors (SoA), and the International […]

The Future of Scholarly Communications

By |January 28th, 2019|News|Comments Off on The Future of Scholarly Communications

There are changes taking place in scholarly communications. What is the end goal? Is it worth the journey? The Scholarly Kitchen brought this interesting information […]

Finding Value

By |January 14th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Finding Value

The theme of this year’s Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP) pre-conference at APE 2019 in Berlin, is Bringing Value in Academic Publishing: Practical Solutions for […]

Expired Copyrights Open Doors to Possibilities

By |January 8th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Expired Copyrights Open Doors to Possibilities

This coming year marks the first time in two decades that a large body of copyrighted works will lose their protected status. This shift […]

Financial Future of Open Access Advocate in Question

By |January 7th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Financial Future of Open Access Advocate in Question

The Public Library of Science (PLOS) launched their first open access journal in 2003 and were the first publisher to formally offer cross-linking between […]