Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

COAR Guidelines for Assessing Publisher Repository Services

Announcing the Open Access Spectrum (OAS) Evaluation Tool

A New and Stunning Metric from NIH Reveals the Real Nature of Scientific Impact

iCite Beta

Groundbreaking University of California policy extends free access to all scholarly articles written by UC employees

UC Presidential Open Access Policy

Publisher Communications about the UC OA Policies


Scholarly Publishing Issues:

Entire editorial staff of Elsevier journal Lingua resigns over high price, lack of open access

The Cost of Knowledge

APLU Statement on Resignation of Lingua’s Editors & Editorial Board Members in Protest of Elsevier’s Pricing Policies

Addressing the resignation of the Lingua editorial board – Elsevier