News

All the latest news updates and announcements from ALPSP and its members. 

30 March 2022

Access Innovations Announces Video - Audio to Text to Tagging Solution to Improve Video Transcript Search

Access Innovations, Inc. is pleased to announce Video/Audio to Text to Tagging (VATT) read more

24 March 2022

Switzerland and Frontiers reach national Open Access agreement

The Swiss research community strengthens its commitment to Open Access through a new national publishing agreement with the Lausanne head-quartered open-access publisher Frontiers. read more

15 March 2022

Transformative Agreement signed between Microbiology Society and Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

The Publish and Read model will allow researchers at affiliated institutions to publish an unlimited number of Open Access (OA) articles in hybrid and fully OA titles, as well as having full read access to the Society’s journals portfolio. read more

15 March 2022

How might we improve the peer review experience?

Publisherspeak, a passionate community of authors, publishers, thought leaders, and technologists, is calling all authors, reviewers, editors, and publishing teams to share their thoughts on the peer review process in this 2-minute survey. read more

09 March 2022

The Julius Kühn Institute forms publishing agreement with Frontiers

The Julius Kühn Institute, a federal research institute in Germany, and the open science publisher Frontiers announce their institutional partnership agreement. read more

04 March 2022

ALPSP Statement of Support for the Ukrainian People

The Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP) condemns the unlawful invasion of Ukraine by the Russian state. ALPSP stands in solidarity with the Ukrainian people. read more

04 March 2022

Call for Advisory Group and Papers for Learned Publishing Special Issue on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

The January 2023 issue will focus on how publishing organizations are ensuring fair and equable treatment of everyone involved in scholarly research and publishing. read more

17 February 2022

Polymertech and Media experts join the Stationers' Company Innovation Excellence Awards Panel

The Stationers’ Company is delighted to announce the addition of two new judges – Dr Sally Beken and Andy Wilson - to the panel for the Innovation Excellence Awards this year. read more

14 February 2022

The University of California and Portland Press sign transformative open access agreement

The Biochemical Society and its publishing arm Portland Press are delighted to announce a three-year open access agreement with the University of California (UC). read more

11 February 2022

Read & Publish agreements drive significant increase in Open Access research content

Over 400 institutions in 34 countries are now participating in The Company of Biologists’ Read & Publish Open Access initiative. read more