News

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

25 November 2021

67 Bricks expands leadership team

67 Bricks has announced changes to its leadership structure. Founders Sam Herbert and Inigo Surguy become Chief Executive Officer and Chief Technology Officer respectively, whilst former Head of Strategy, Jennifer Schivas, joins them on the leader... read more

23 November 2021

Data Survey: Open Access Agreements

Calling all libraries, consortia, and publishers interested in Open Access Agreements: Smaller independent publishers face challenges in providing the data to inform the negotiations with libraries and library consortia for Read and Publish, Subs... read more

23 November 2021

New Guide to Digitally Driven OA Journal Development from Scholastica

Scholastica announces the release of a new free eBook, The Small Publisher’s Guide to Digitally Driven OA Journal Development. The guide covers digital-first content production, hosting, and dissemination best practices publishers of any siz... read more

16 November 2021

The BMJ joins forces with Cochrane Sustainable Healthcare to explore new ways to make health systems healthier

New podcast series will look at initiatives to wind back the medical excess that is causing harm to people and the planet The BMJ has joined forces with Cochrane Sustainable Healthcare to launch a new podcast series called The Recovery co-hosted... read more

12 November 2021

ALPSP Copyright Committee Call for Response to UK IPO AI TDM Consultation

The UK IPO has launched a consultation on IP protection for Artificial Intelligence (AI) to further understand the balance between the incentives for AI development and innovation while continuing to promote human creativity. The consultation focu... read more

10 November 2021

Climate Change Knowledge Cooperative provides politicians and public with simple explanation of what to do next

Global publishers unite to explain recommendations from climate change research https://blog.growkudos.com/news/cop26-climate-change-knowledge-cooperative  For the first time, 15 of the world’s largest and most reputable academic publ... read more

10 November 2021

University Press Redux Conference 2022 to focus on diversity and sustainability

Event will tackle pressing global issues Organisers aim to widen participation, both geographically and financially University Press Redux Sustainability Award to be presented for second year. The fourth University Press Redux conferen... read more

04 November 2021

OA Switchboard Matching Publication Costs with Publication Funds

Learn what the OA Switchboard is, how it can benefit your organisation, and how 'matching publication costs with publication funds' works in just three minutes! Watch the video. read more

01 November 2021

OpenAthens opens applications for Best Publisher User Experience Award

OpenAthens, which enables easy access to knowledge through single sign-on, has opened applications for the Best Publisher User Experience Award. The awards, now in their third year, put the spotlight on publishers striving to put their users at t... read more

26 October 2021

American Society of Civil Engineers, Annual Reviews, BioOne and the Geological Society join Climate Change Knowledge Cooperative

Kudos and Impact Science have announced that American Society of Civil Engineers, Annual Reviews, BioOne and the Geological Society have signed up to join the Climate Change Knowledge Cooperative. This... read more