Intellectual Property:

The 2013 ‘Global Congress on IP and the Public Interest’ Research Survey



Top Plagiarism Scandals in 2013


Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Digital Age of Opportunity for the Monograph

National Research Foundation (SA) Institutional Repository

ROAD Project

Opening Science

Understanding your rights: pre-prints, post-prints and publisher versions

arXiv Update

IFLA Journal December 2013

Open Access Metadata and Indicators

Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing

5 Library Website Approaches to Research Support


Research Data Management:

Guidelines on Open Access to Scientific Publications and Research Data in Horizon 2020 Version 1.0, 11 December 2013

Guidelines on Data Management in Horizon 2020 Version 1.0, 11 December 2013


Open Educational Resources:

Open Education in South Africa


Conference alerts/call for papers:

eLearning Africa 2014

28-30 May, 2014 – Kampala, Uganda


Call for papers : LIBER 43rdAnnual Conference

2-5 July 2014 – Riga, Latvia

Sponsorship for LIBER 43rd Annual Conference -


Electronic Theses & Dissertations (ETD) 2014

 23- 25 July 2014, Leicester, UK.