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Eur 9500 APC rolled out across all Nature research journals, plus new experimental guided pilot introducing Editorial Assessment Charge
The OAPEN Foundation has launched a new open access (OA) books toolkit for researchers and academic book authors. The toolkit is a free-to-access, stakeholder-agnostic resource that aims to help authors better understand OA for books, increase trust in OA book publishing, provide reliable and easy-to-find answers to questions from authors, and to provide guidance on the process of publishing an OA book.
UKSG is proud to be a founder member of this DEI initiative which is now expanding its list of participants.
This collaboration will allow Editors to quickly find, screen, and connect with the right Reviewer candidates by searching the Web of Science against key researcher information such as personal biography, institutional affiliations, publication and review history, and current availability to review.
The consideration is £3.7 million, of which £2.1 million will be satisfied in cash at completion and up to £1.6 million will be paid on or post-completion, subject to assignment of certain contracts.
The Company of Biologists has migrated its journals to the hosting platform of Silverchair, improving user experience and maximising the discoverability of their content for the biological community.
Maverick partners with Research Consulting to represent them in the publishing and scholarly communications market.
F1000 is collaborating with two Chinese customers to develop open research publishing platforms dedicated to the research and application of collaborative robots and ‘Digital Twin’ technologies. Both will be the world’s first open publishing platforms in their fields and will launch for submission in July 2021.
De Gruyter has reached an agreement with Penn State University Press (PSUP) for the worldwide distribution of more than 1,000 eBooks via degruyter.com. Around 100 frontlist titles and 900 backlist titles will be digitally available on degruyter.com through this partnership.

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