News

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

26 October 2021

C4DISC has updated its Joint Statement of Principles

The Coalition for Diversity and Inclusion in Scholarly Communications (C4DISC), formed to discuss and address issues of diversity and inclusion within our industry, has updated their Joint Statement of Principles. In principle and in practic... read more

22 October 2021

New three-year Read & Publish Open Access agreement between The Company of Biologists and Jisc

Following the success of our first two-year Read & Publish agreement with Jisc, we are delighted to announce that we have signed a new three-year agreement from 1 January 2022 – 31 December 2024. Researchers at participating instit... read more

21 October 2021

OpenAthens announces Access Lab 2022 Call for Proposals

OpenAthens, which enables easy access to knowledge through single sign-on, invites speakers to submit proposals for their annual industry conference ‘Access Lab’. Access Lab is a global online event in which libraries, publishers and... read more

19 October 2021

Elsevier, Springer Nature, Cambridge University Press and Copyright Clearance Center join Climate Change Knowledge Cooperative

Kudos and Impact Science have announced that Elsevier, Springer Nature, Cambridge University Press and CCC (Copyright Clearance Center) have signed up to join the Climate Change Knowledge Cooperati... read more

14 October 2021

The Publishing Training Centre Courses

Train to be an expert in publishing, or build your editorial skills, with a self-study course from the Publishing Training Centre. These flexible courses allow you to study from the comfort of home, at your own pace.  Train to be a professio... read more

14 October 2021

Recruitment for UK CORI

Care about high integrity research and the cultures that support it? Recruitment for the inaugural Chair and members of the UK Committee on Research Integrity (UK CORI) will close on Friday 22 October at 09:00 (BST).  Following extensiv... read more

13 October 2021

AUPresses Signs Publishers Compact on the UN Sustainable Development Goals

The Association of University Presses (AUPresses) is proud to be a signatory to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDG) Publishers Compact. The Publishers Compact “is a voluntary commitment that recognizes the responsibilit... read more

06 October 2021

Learned Publishing: October 2021 is now available

The October 2021 issue of Learned Publishing has now been published, with yet another bumper crop of articles. Login to access the latest version online (Volume 34, Issue 4) . Editor's Choice for this issue are as follows: ... read more

05 October 2021

Publishers rally behind campaign to fill knowledge gap around climate research

American Meteorological Society, BRILL, De Gruyter, Delta Think, Frontiers, IOP Publishing, IOS Press and Wiley join Climate Change Knowledge Cooperative https://blog.growkudos.com/news/cop26-latest-sponsors 5 October 2021 – Oxford an... read more

05 October 2021

ALPSP Launches New Careers Hub for the Scholarly Publishing Community

ALPSP - the Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers, has announced the launch of its Careers Hub this week, which is kindly sponsored by Publishers’ Licensing Services. The new resource will provide information on a... read more