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Digital Preservation—Why is difficult to get started?

If everyone agrees that digital preservation is essential then why is it so difficult to get started? Perhaps it’s because there are so many things to be considered, from so many different angles, that it’s hard to see the wood for the trees. Things like… Why should we preserve data? What is driving our desire/need […]

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Wiley supplies full-text open access articles to Publications Router

Wiley has become the latest publisher to distribute open access full-text articles to UK institutional repositories via Jisc’s Publications Router, making institutions’ research outputs more visible. Publications Router is an alerting service that automatically sends research articles to institutions’ systems such as their repositories or CRISs. Wiley, one of the world’s largest publishers of scholarly […]

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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 […]