Copyright & A2K Issues - 7 February 2017

 

Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

SA Dept of Higher Education & Training Accredited Journal Lists for 2017

http://libguides.wits.ac.za/ScholarlyCommunication/accreditedjournals

Open Education: International Perspectives in Higher Education (PDF)

http://www.openbookpublishers.com//download/book/575

Ending digital exclusion: Why the access divide persists and how to close it

https://www.apc.org/en/node/21601

As E-book Sales Decline, Digital Fatigue Grows

http://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/digital/retailing/article/70696-as-e-book-sales-decline-digital-fatigue-grows.html

‘You never said my peer review was confidential’ — scientist challenges publisher

http://www.nature.com/news/you-never-said-my-peer-review-was-confidential-scientist-challenges-publisher-1.21342

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative acquires and will free up science search engine Meta

https://techcrunch.com/2017/01/23/chan-zuckerberg-initiative-meta/

Website That Tracked Fake Science Journals Has Suddenly Vanished

http://www.iflscience.com/editors-blog/website-that-tracked-fake-science-journals-has-suddenly-vanished/

Open Access Myths

http://researchguides.uic.edu/sc/oamyths

Missing those lists? Never fear …

http://walt.lishost.org/2017/01/missing-those-lists-never-fear/

Gray OA 2012-2016: Gold OA Beyond DOAJ

https://figshare.com/articles/Gray_OA_2012-2016_Gold_OA_Beyond_DOAJ/4275860

Special Issue: Digital Publishing for the Humanities and Social Sciences

http://www.utpjournals.press/doi/abs/10.3138/jsp.48.2.73

Open Writing is the Necessary Precursor to Open Science

http://www.socialsciencespace.com/2016/11/open-writing-necessary-precursor-open-science/

Fixing Peer Review, a Biologist’s View

http://www.socialsciencespace.com/2016/11/fixing-peer-review-biologists-view/

Looking for Impact? Seek Feedback — Especially From Friends in High Places

http://www.socialsciencespace.com/2017/01/looking-impact-seek-feedback-especially-friends-high-places/

Ten ‘Personal’ Reasons why I am skeptical about Open Access (OA): Thoughts of an Individual Researcher

https://thewinnower.com/papers/3600-ten-personal-reasons-why-i-am-skeptical-about-open-access-oa-thoughts-of-an-individual-researcher/?trendmd_shared=0

The Research on Communicating Science in a Post-Truth Era

http://www.socialsciencespace.com/2016/12/research-communicating-science-post-truth-era/

Open access and peer review, in a nutshell

https://jobairzin.wordpress.com/2017/02/06/open-access-and-peer-review-in-a-nutshell/

Fairness in scientific publishing [version 2; referees: 3 approved]

https://f1000research.com/articles/5-2816/v2

Pay What You Want as a Pricing Model for Open Access Publishing?

https://rationality-and-competition.de/wp-content/uploads/discussion_paper/10.pdf

Knowledge Unlatched and JSTOR to study usage of Open Access books

http://about.jstor.org/news/knowledge-unlatched-and-jstor-study-usage-open-access-books

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