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Announcing the New University Press Toolkit

This is a blog post by Graham Stone, Subject matter expert (Open Access Monographs), Jisc Jisc are proud to announce the launch of a New University Press Toolkit, which will support new and existing university and library open access publishing ventures as well as those with a hybrid model. Funder policies surrounding open access have […]

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Opening doors to international collaboration and research

At Jisc we’ve been committed to open research practices for years. Recent events have highlighted again exactly why all this matters. The ongoing COVID-19 public health crisis demonstrates our global connectedness and we’ve all seen that opening up research into the virus has enabled a global research and development effort to develop vaccines and treatments. […]

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Major OA Diamond Journals Study completed: Report emphasizes diversity and sustainable pathways for diamond Open Access

This is a guest blog by Bernie Folan, Communications, Engagement and Outreach Manager for the Open Access Scholarly Publishing Association (OASPA) OASPA is pleased to announce the publication of an in-depth report and associated recommendations arising from a study of open access journals across the world that are free for readers and authors, usually referred […]