E.g., 01/20/2018
E.g., 01/20/2018


An article about the ROAD project in Research Information
  • ROAD news

An article about the ROAD project has been published in Research Information on April 25. This article reports a presentation given at the last UKSG Conference.

A new source for ROAD: Linguistics Abstracts
  • ROAD news

Linguistics Abstracts, an abstracting service provided by Wiley-Blackwell, has been added to the list of ROAD sources.

New policy for open access in the post-2014 Research Excellence Framework (UK)
  • OA policy

The Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) and the other three UK funding bodies have published details of a new policy for open access relating to future research assessments after t

Major repository infrastructure initiatives agree to align their networks
  • OA repositories

During a meeting held in Rome on 20-21 March 2014, representatives from several major regional repository networks sat down to develop a strategy to better align their activities.

Journals' inclusion in DOAJ
  • Best practice

The DOAJ, which is one of the data sources of ROAD (see, has launched a new form for journals