Intellectual Property:

Intellectual Property and Access to Science and Culture: Convergence or Conflict?

CEIPI / ICTSD Publication Series on Global Perspectives and Challenges for the Intellectual Property System

Global Online Piracy Study

EU copyright law and the Cloud: VCAST and the intersection of private copying and communication to the public

Future EU-Australia FTA and copyright: what could we expect in the IP chapter?


Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

Scientific publishing is rigged — at our expense

PLoS stays afloat with bulk publishing

A novel approach to sharing all available information from funded health research: the NIHR Journals Library

Open Access Policy in the UK: From Neoliberalism to the Commons

PubSweet - What if you could design your publishing workflow, defined by your own needs?

Links to Best Practices and Guidelines of the Scholarly Communications Community

SciELO 20 Years and the future of journals: opine, comment, question

Denialism on the Rocks: It Just Got a Lot Harder to Pretend that Predatory Publishing Doesn’t Matter


Open Science/Open Data:

To Move Towards A More Open Science, We Must Free The Data

Science Publishers Partner with Open Source Code Sharing Solutions to Strengthen Open Access to Empirical Data

Open-science hardware in the developing world

Opening the data with a user in mind – OpenFIRE as an exemplary case of data publishing



Conference alerts/Calls for papers:

6th World Conference on Research Integrity

2-5 June 2019 – Hong Kong (deadline: 15 October 2018)

DigiCon Africa

23 - 24 October, 2018 CTICC East Wing | Cape Town, South Africa

Automate Africa Focus Day, 22 October 2018

10th Annual European DDI User Conference (EDDI18), DDI - The Basis of Managing the Data Life Cycle

4-5 December 2018 – Berlin, Germany (deadline 2 September 2018)