New book from Stockholm University Press: Unique Edited Collection on Working-Class Literature(s) from a Global and Comparative Perspective

Working-Class Literature(s): Historical and International Perspectives, by John Lennon and Magnus Nilsson (eds.) The aim of this collection is to make possible the forging of a more robust, politically useful, and theoretically elaborate understanding of working-class literature(s). These essays map a substantial terrain: the history of working-class literature(s) in Russia/The Soviet Union, The USA, Finland, … More New book from Stockholm University Press: Unique Edited Collection on Working-Class Literature(s) from a Global and Comparative Perspective

A Journal and Network in Transition to Open Access

Guest blog post by Patrick Kermit, President of the Nordic Network on Disability Research (NNDR). This text has also been published at the NNDR Blog The Scandinavian Journal of Disability Research is now completing its transition to an Open Access journal published by Stockholm University Press, thus transferring the cost of publishing from the reader … More A Journal and Network in Transition to Open Access

One of the first OA University Presses in Sweden, LIBER 2018 Call for Papers, COPE Introduces Less Specific Member Rules, Brexit effects Researchers, and much more

These articles caught our attention this week. Have we missed anything? Please share your comments below. AEUP – Association of European University Presses Stockholm University Press – one of the first Open Access University Presses in Sweden CC – Creative Commons How can we make the world a better place? LIBER – Association of European … More One of the first OA University Presses in Sweden, LIBER 2018 Call for Papers, COPE Introduces Less Specific Member Rules, Brexit effects Researchers, and much more

About COASP10, University Press Week 17, OpenCon Berlin and much more

These articles caught our attention this week. Have we missed anything? Please share your comments below. OASPA – Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association Save the date: COASP10 in Vienna, September 17-19th 2018 The Scholarly Kitchen University Press Week 2017 Ask The Chefs: How Can We Increase Diversity In Scholarly Communications? LIBER – Association of European Research … More About COASP10, University Press Week 17, OpenCon Berlin and much more

About open data champions, user needs, university press week and much more

These articles caught our attention this week. Have we missed anything? Please share your comments below. SPARC Europe Open Data Champions launches New international coalition takes crowd-funding style approach to secure the future of open science LIBER Europe LIBER Strategy: Looking Back & Moving Forward Proposed TDM Exception Remains Too Narrow The National Library of … More About open data champions, user needs, university press week and much more

More of #OAWeek17, Self-Citation, Academics and Copyright, Flipping Journals, Dissertation to a Book

These articles caught our attention this week. Have we missed anything? Please share your comments below. Creative Commons Open In Order To…Fulfill Our Vision for Universal Access to Research and Education Open In Order To…Guarantee Access to the Laws That Govern Us ORCID ORCID 2017 Public Data File Now Available COPE Forum discussion Topic: Self-Citation–Where’s … More More of #OAWeek17, Self-Citation, Academics and Copyright, Flipping Journals, Dissertation to a Book

Flipping Subscription Journals to Open Access – For Whom and to What Cost?

Text by Sofie Wennström, Analyst & Managing Editor, Stockholm University Library The Open Access movement seems to have entered a new phase in the past few years. The idea of sharing scholarly content online has become more of reality, and people are getting used to the idea that knowledge does not grow best inside a … More Flipping Subscription Journals to Open Access – For Whom and to What Cost?

How open are we? – Open Access publications at Stockholm University

By: Sofie Wennström, Analyst at Stockholm University Library An analysis of the university’s publishing output between 2012 and 2016. The Stockholm University Library provides services to support to about 3,500 academic staff at Stockholm University, which could be summarised in two main tasks: information supply and publishing services. One common denominator for these two functions and … More How open are we? – Open Access publications at Stockholm University

#OAWeek17, Promote Knowledge Sharing, Increasing the Impact of Research & Scholarship

These articles caught our attention this week. Have we missed anything? Please share your comments below. OASPA Open Access Week 2017: Open in order to… Creative Commons Open In Order To…Promote Knowledge Sharing, Not Criminalize It Association of European University Presses (AEUP) Celebrating #OAWeek17 – Recommendations from AEUP for University Presses to go digital The … More #OAWeek17, Promote Knowledge Sharing, Increasing the Impact of Research & Scholarship

About Open Access Negotations With Publishers, Issues in Peer Review and much more

These articles caught our attention this week. Have we missed anything? Please share your comments below. IFLA Reform Copyright, Drive Development: IFLA Speaks for Libraries in Geneva LIBER Europe The Story Behind LIBER’s Five Principles for Open Access Negotiations With Publishers  OpenAIRE BLOG Open Science Workshop Vienna 2017 FP7 Post-Grant Open Access Pilot: results of … More About Open Access Negotations With Publishers, Issues in Peer Review and much more