Copyright & A2K Issues - 2 February 2017 (Part 2)

 

Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Ashley Farley of the Gates Foundation: “Knowledge should be a public good.”

http://blog.scienceopen.com/2017/01/ashley-farley-of-the-gates-foundation-knowledge-should-be-a-public-good/

Open Societies are Healthy Societies

http://www.ifla.org/node/11176

Senate panel OKs bill to block pornography on library Wi-Fi

http://www.mcclatchydc.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article129959419.html

Can we grasp a utopian concept and make it happen ?

https://bernardrentier.wordpress.com/2017/01/31/can-we-grasp-a-utopian-concept-and-make-it-happen/

Gates Foundation Accelerating Open Access

https://www.enago.com/academy/gates-foundation-accelerating-open-access/

OPRM: Challenges to Including Open Peer Review in Open Access Repositories

http://journal.code4lib.org/articles/12171

Journal.fi – New portal for Finnish Scholarly OA Journals

http://journal.fi/index/index

Sharing lessons from open access good practice

https://scholarlycommunications.jiscinvolve.org/wp/2017/01/27/sharing-lessons-from-open-access-good-practice/

Creating history: a case study in making oral histories more accessible in the digital age

http://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1108/DLP-06-2016-0016

Adopt an Open Textbook: Why?

http://libguides.northwestern.edu/c.php?g=617794&p=4298585

On the Cutting Edge of Research: The Open Access Challenge

http://www.eua.be/Libraries/publications-homepage-list/eua-cde-bulletin-on-the-cutting-edge-of-research-the-open-access-challenge.pdf?sfvrsn=8

Moving Open Access Implementation Forward (Handbook)

http://repository.jisc.ac.uk/6565/1/JISC_OAGP_OUTPUTS_HANDBOOK_FINAL.PDF

OA good practice initiative - Final project report

http://repository.jisc.ac.uk/6566/1/JISC_OAGP_OUTPUTS_REPORT_FINAL.pdf

WayBackMachine – archived web pages

https://archive.org/web/

The hi-tech war on science fraud

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2017/feb/01/high-tech-war-on-science?CMP=share_btn_tw

ScienceOpen.com

https://www.scienceopen.com/

ISBNdb – a unique book & ISBN database

http://isbndb.com/

WorldPop, open data for spatial demography

http://www.nature.com/articles/sdata20174

Metric Mirages: Vanishing Article stats and Open Access

https://thescribeunbound.wordpress.com/2017/01/30/metric-mirages-vanishing-article-stats-and-open-access/

A new portal opens up Budget documents at three levels of government to the public (India)

https://scroll.in/article/828107/a-new-portal-opens-up-budget-documents-at-three-levels-of-government-to-the-public

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