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Funding bodies to launch a new OA journal

Few of us in publishing could announce the launch of a major new journal without either a name or an editor, but this is what three leading funding organizations have done.  The Wellcome Trust, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and … Continue reading

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Bernie Folan on the UKSG Conference 2010

A guest post from Bernie Folan, Head of Journals Marketing in London, who attended this year’s UKSG conference. The 33rd Annual UKSG Conference was held in Edinburgh a couple of weeks ago, with a varied programme and over 850 attendees. … Continue reading

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Why pay for content? Because it’s worth it…

This open debate, sponsored by the Academic & Professional Division of The Publishers Association, took place at the rather glamorous Faraday Theatre at the Royal Institution which first opened in the early nineteenth century for public lectures. Although the SAGE contingent … Continue reading

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