News Archives

July 15, 2013
The University Daily Kansan
University of Kansas Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor Jeff Vitter has renewed support for a second year of funding for the “One University” Open Access Publishing Fund.
July 11, 2013
Paul Jump

Academics invited to publish papers, solicit reviews on new scholarly site.

June 25, 2013
Oregan State University adopts Open Access Policy that was unanimously passed by their campus senate.
June 24, 2013
Martin Eve and Caroline Edwards, Academic Directors, The Open Library of the Humanities
June 21, 2013

Twenty five organizations sign on to support California's Taxpayer Access to Publicly Funded Research Act AB 609.

June 13, 2013
Simon Chaplin
Wellcome Trust Open Access policies now include books.
June 11, 2013

Today, SPARC’s student initiative, the Right to Research Coalition, launches a video of Jack Andraka, a high school sophomore who won the 2012 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair with a breakthrough diagnostic for pancreatic cancer.

June 03, 2013
Describes the motivations of the co-sponsors of California's Open Access Bill (AB 609).
June 03, 2013
Jennifer Howard, The Chronicle of Higher Education
Describes new measures and uses of Scholarly Communication impact factor for tenure and promotion.