GOD'S RICHEST BLESSINGS TO YOU FOR CHRISTMAS AND ALL THE BEST FOR 2014. OUR INSTITUTION CLOSES ON 20 DECEMBER 2013 AND RE-OPENS ON 2 JANUARY 2014, BUT I HAVE TAKEN A FEW EXTRA DAYS OFF SO WILL BE BACK IN THE OFFICE ON 7 JANUARY 2014.
THIS WILL BE THE LAST NEWSLETTER FOR 2013.
News from my institution, Wits:
Wits Pays Tribute to Madiba at Memorial
My Tribute to Nelson Mandela
Lee Berger Talks About Rising Star Project
IPRs An Issue In Latest HIV Treatment Monitoring Test, Group Says
Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:
Caltech Announces Open Access Policy
"I always stick with the first thing that comes up on Google. . ." Where People Go for Information, What They Use, and Why
Norway to digitize all the Norwegian books
Unesco makes its publications available free of charge through a new open access repository
Altmetrics in Context
Nobel Laureate Makes Convincing Case Against the Scientific Journals
Open Access: Publishers Face the Academic Community
The Diamond Model of Open Access Publishing: Why Policy Makers, Scholars, Universities, Libraries, Labour Unions and the Publishing World Need to Take Non-Commercial, Non-Profit Open Access Serious