Open Access

Wiley and American Neurological Association partner to launch new OA journal

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. and the American Neurological Association (ANA) announced today a partnership to launchAnnals of Clinical and Translational Neurology, a new online-only, open...

SpringerPlus journal passes 1,000 article submissions

Springer announced today that its SpringerPlus journal has passed an important milestone – more than 1,000 submissions by authors wishing to be published in...

Swets introduces Open Access APC management service

As the open access publishing model expands at an increasing rate, new challenges naturally arise for libraries, publishers, funders and researchers. Libraries in particular...

PLOS Journals now optimized for tablets

In December 2012 we redesigned all our journals, and although they’ve always worked on tablets, we’ve now tailored them to suit these devices as...

BioMed Central launches new OA journal, Movement Ecology

BioMed Central, is today launching a new open access journal Movement Ecology, marking a significant milestone in this field of research as the first...

Elsevier Launches Open Access Journal: GeoResJ

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, is pleased to announce the launch of a new open access...

DOAJ announces new selection criteria

The Directory of Open Access Journals is delighted to announce new selection criteria and hereby announces that these new criteria are open for public comment until July...

SPARC Open Access Meeting 2014 to Focus on Convergence

The next SPARC Open Access Meeting, themed “Convergence,” will convene March 3–4, 2014, in Kansas City. The past year has seen growing momentum in...

PeerJ passes one year anniversary

Today (June 12th, 2013) PeerJ celebrated the one year anniversary of their original announcement. PeerJ was announced on June 12th 2012 and opened for...

F1000Research joins OASPA and COPE, and is listed in DOAJ and SHERPA/RoMEO

F1000Research is delighted to announce the journal’s membership of the Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association (OASPA) and the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), and...

IEEE Now Provides Open-Access Option for All Peer-Reviewed Journals

IEEE, the world's largest technical professional organization, today announced that all IEEE-owned peer-reviewed journals now offer open-access (OA) publishing options, the latest sign of...

SAGE and AERA to Launch Open Access Journal

SAGE and the American Educational Research Association (AERA) announced today that they will launch AERA Open, an online, peer-reviewed journal that will be freely available to...