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Friday 18 November 2016
In April 2016, COAR launched a Working Group to identify the core functionalities for the next generation of repositories. These functionalities include more web-friendly architectures,...
OA repositories
Friday 18 November 2016
BioSharing is a manually curated, searchable portal of three linked registries. These resources cover standards (terminologies, formats and models, and reporting guidelines), databases, and...
OA repositories
Wednesday 13 July 2016
Mandates from governments, funding sources, and institutions, have made the switch to open access all but inevitable. This puts increasing pressure on traditional journals to flip to Open Access....
Scholarly publishing
Wednesday 13 July 2016
Open access is being asserted as the preferred form of publication of research results. The perception of quality of open access publication is improving among the scholarly community. 
Scholarly publishing
Wednesday 30 March 2016
UNESCO has developed a set of manuals to facilitate capacity building of library and information professionals and researchers. The recent launch of OA curricula for Researchers and...
Best practice
Monday 21 March 2016
Scientific research has earned on the last decade greater transparency, credibility and openness due to wide availability and sharing of results and raw data on repositories, open discussion on...
Scholarly publishing