Piracy of content – whether it is textbooks, scholarly articles or monographs – produces no comic book heroes or heroines facing off against fleets or sailors. Instead, Powerful social media platforms have enabled piracy to be easy and widespread, even providing safe spaces for people to discuss how to circumnavigate our anti-piracy strategies.
Publishers must build a sustainable and intuitive infrastructure to support a variety of publishing models ahead of a shift to full Open Access.
For Open Access programs, Transformative Agreements accelerate the research journey from hypothesis to results. Join CCC on 18 June at 10:00 EDT as we review the latest developments in Transformative Agreements.
The meaning of “open science” is in the eye of the beholder. In other words, everyone favors more openness in science, but there are many views on what “openness” entails and how scholarly and scientific publishing should get there.
Many IFRRO members are developing and adapting licences to provide access for students, teachers and others working from home or unable to access resources because of library and business closures during the pandemic.
Ian Moss, CEO of the International Association of Scientific, Technical, and Medical Publishers, reflects on the impact of COVID-19 and the role that publishers and associations have to provide help in the current crisis.
Dr. David Fajgenbaum and the CDCN use an innovative crowdsourcing model to gather research in order to identify potential treatments for COVID-19.