Tag Archives: Open access; scholarly communication; journal publishing

Peer review – a review of its future

A very large and potentially significant report: Peer Review in Academic Promotion and Publishing: Its meaning, locus and future has just been published by the Center for Studies in Higher Education at UC Berkeley.  Here are two extracts from the … Continue reading

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SAGE Takes OA Leap – Information Today

Thoughtful piece on SAGE Open in Information Today. The concept of a megajournal is not new, but SAGE  Open should be credited with taking on a multidisciplinary, interdisciplinary, and open-ended concept…

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Major development in the scholarly publishing debate

A major report was published last night on the Association of American Universities web site.  The Report and Recommendations from the Scholarly Publishing Roundtable is the result lengthy deliberations from an expert panel drawn from libraries, publishers and university academic leaders.  … Continue reading

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