«Romantic notions of "#openscience" often used to justify #openaccess policies are often based on idealistic myths not supported by the history of science.  many of the greatest scientists in the Western tradition were highly protective and secretive» 🧐
📢 New position ‘Open Access in Horizon Europe’ published today
Portal for theses/#ETD across repositories: neat ways to make #OpenAccess more visible.
I like the multilingual content, the #RSS feed which spans multiple domains and the topic-based browsing. A Spanish-language thesis in biology currently stands out!
@nemobis @researchremix @egonwillighagen @VenkRamaswamy @DoctorZen @MHendr1cks @ZENODO_ORG Inspired by this thread - we …
Are you (or your friend/colleague) an editor for a subscription journal? If so, @firstname.lastname@example.org will be hosting an #openaccess discussion event for editors and editorial board members on November 8th from 8:30-10:00 am! #avointiede Read more and sign up here:
One of 103 things publishers do for you: letting domain names bitrot and lapse so that 5000 #Wikipedia pages can finally link scammers.
New (?) trend: obscure journals deposit on @ZENODO_ORG@twitter.com to get a free DOI to reference on their website.
È ufficiale: l'#università della California punta tutto sull'#OpenAccess, cancella gli abbonamenti al principale editore scientifico.
Milioni di dollari saranno disponibili per i ben più economici servizi alla #ScienzaAperta.
FinELib's negotiations with Taylor & Francis hit a wall. Access to T&F journals will end on 1 February 2019. Contact your library or information service for help! http://finelib.fi/finelibs-negotiations-with-taylor-trancis-hit-a-wall/ #openaccess #OAtransition
Editorial board of Journal of #informetrics resigns at @ElsevierConnect@twitter.com over #openaccess and start new journal @QSS_ISSI@twitter.com https://www.scienceguide.nl/2019/01/editorial-board-of-informetrics-resigns-at-elsevier-and-starts-new-journal/
Finnish University rectors give their full support to #OAtransition and FinELib's negotiation goals #oa #openaccess #scholarlypublishing @unifiry http://finelib.fi/university-rectors-demand-scholarly-publishers-to-transition-to-open-access/
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