Editors' Picks


New Ideas Discussed at Force2017

Posted by Tameka Hill | Oct 27th 2017 | Comment

Over 200 scholars, librarians, archivists, publishers and research funders gathered in Berlin, Germany on October 25-27 to attend Force2017,


Building Communities and Engaging with Science from a Non-Institutional Position: An Interview with Lucy Patterson

Posted by Lisa Matthias | Oct 8th 2017 | Comment

With FORCE2017 being just a couple weeks away, the final preparations are


FORCE2017: Knowledge should be open by default': An Interview with Diego Gómez Hoyos

Posted by Lisa Matthias | Oct 1st 2017 | Comment

In preparation for FORCE2017, hosted in Berlin this October, I interviewe


What is the biggest challenge in bringing Southern research to bear on global issues? INASP Trustees reflect

Author: Agnes Becker | Publication Date: Sep 18, 2017

Posted Sep 18th 2017 | Comment

The world is facing many global issues that need to be tackled collectively – from climate change and health to sustainable economies and migration.


Knowledge Exchange Approach to Open Scholarship

Posted Sep 8th 2017 | Comment

Enabling Open Scholarship is at the heart of the Knowledge Exchange mission statement. A significant part of Knowledge Exchange's activity will aim directly at improving conditions for...


Elsevier Acquires bepress

Author: ROGER C. SCHONFELD | Publication Date: Aug 2, 2017

Posted Sep 8th 2017 | Comment


Decision Trees: Licenses, Attribution, Provenance, Credit and Glitches

Posted by Fiona Murphy | Sep 1st 2017 | Comment

During our discussions about how to conduct scholarly commons compliant work using current infrastructures, our group has had a number of detailed discussions about many of the standing issues in s


Revisiting: Is Access to the Research Paper the Same Thing as Access to the Research “Results”?

Author: DAVID CROTTY | Publication Date: Aug 16, 2017

Posted Aug 31st 2017 | Comment