Intellectual Property:

Present Thinking About the Future of Intellectual Property: A Literature Review

IP rights concerns grow on historic day for UK


Plagiarism Issues:

Automatic Paraphrasing: A Problem for Academia?


Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Open Access How a Browser Extension Could Shake Up Academic Publishing

New Browser Extension Offers Legal Access to Paywalled Content

Open Access Policies and Academic Freedom: Understanding and Addressing Conflicts

New Large-Scale Initiative Aims To Increase Open Access To Scholarly Research

Initiative for Open Citations

National Science Technology and Innovation Information Portal

Open Access to Scientific Information in Emerging Countries

South Centre IP Negotiations Monitor (Issue 20)

Browsing Open Access Symposium 2016 by Submit Date (presentations)

IFLA Journal (March 2017)


Open access developments in the Netherlands

Elsevier regrets HRK unwillingness to progress German national agreement talks, urges return to negotiations

How Elsevier plans to sabotage Open Access

Current status on negotiations Elsevier

Manifold Beta Now Available for Interactive Scholarly Monographs


Predatory Publishing Practices:

Potential predatory and legitimate biomedical journals: can you tell the difference? A cross-sectional comparison

Articles on Fake News

Pyne: Are universities complicit in predatory publishing?

Growth of predatory open access journals: implication for quality assurance in library and information science research

The Fraud of Open Access Publishing


Open Educational Resources (OER):

The open educational resources movement is redefining the concept of online textbooks

How online courses can bring the world into Africa’s classroom

Open Learning Champions – a model for widening participation