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Silver Sponsor Digital Science Answers Our Questions on Open Access Publishing and the DOAJ

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Published Mon, 17 Sep 2018 at 10:45
The Long-Term Preservation of Open Access Journals

The long term preservation of open access journals is one of the 7 criteria for the DOAJ Seal because DOAJ believes that it is an extremely important business process which a publisher of academic content should commit to. This couldn’t be more applicable than in the Global South where financial support and rigorous standards around journal […] Read More...

Published Mon, 17 Sep 2018 at 09:00
The 10 Principles of Plan S

The welcome announcement last week from Marc Schiltz‘s Science Europe about cOAlition S and the publication of The 10 Principles of Plan S was well received at DOAJ Headquarters. The key principle of Plan S is: “After 1 January 2020 scientific publications on the results from research funded by public grants provided by national and […] Read More...

Published Tue, 11 Sep 2018 at 07:56
Global Sustainability Coalition for Open Science (SCOSS) hits half-million Euro funding mark

Thanks to dozens of quick-acting universities and institutions in Australia, Europe & North America, a new effort to secure Open Science infrastructure is off to a strong start. More than 680 000 Euros have been pledged to support DOAJ and SHERPA/RoMEO already. In a press release issued by SPARC Europe on 14th August 2018, Vannessa […] Read More...

Published Thu, 16 Aug 2018 at 10:07
UPDATE: DOAJ’s site performance issues have now been solved

We are happy to inform that our site is now back to normal and our services have resumed. We are still working on a long-term stability strategy and we will be able to update you on that and also provide a more detailed explanation of our issues soon. Thank you again for your patience over […] Read More...

Published Fri, 10 Aug 2018 at 11:55
News: OASPA to require DOAJ listing for single-journal publishers

DOAJ and OASPA have worked together for many years now, with our Founder and Managing Director, Lars Bjørnshauge, serving as an OASPA board member for the past 5 years. Publisher applications to OASPA have been rapidly increasing, in particular from those publishing just one journal. Given the many similarities in the indexing criteria between DOAJ and OASPA, […] Read More...

Published Tue, 07 Aug 2018 at 09:00
Silver Sponsor Federation of Finnish Learned Societies answers our questions on Open Access publishing and DOAJ.

Janne Pölönen, Head Of Planning at the Federation of Finnish Learned Societies answers our questions. – Your organisation has been supporting DOAJ for some years now. Why is it important for the Federation of Finnish Learned Societies to support DOAJ? Federation of Finnish Learned Societies (TSV) produces a Publication Forum rating of academic/scholarly journals and book publishers that […] Read More...

Published Fri, 03 Aug 2018 at 08:47
The Council of Australian University Librarians (CAUL) and the Council of New Zealand University Librarians sign up as sustainable funders promoted by SCOSS

DOAJ is very pleased for the support received from CAUL and the Council of New Zealand University Librarians (CONZUL) towards a sustainable funding model promoted by SCOSS. These two new additions enlarge the list of institutions who have committed funds to support DOAJ and Open Access. The Council of Australian University Librarians (CAUL) is pleased to be a […] Read More...

Published Mon, 30 Jul 2018 at 11:16
Silver Sponsor Hindawi Answers our Questions on Open Access Publishing and DOAJ

Paul Tavner, Head of Institutional Outreach at Hindawi, answers our questions. – Your organisation has been supporting DOAJ for some years now. Why is it important for Hindawi to support DOAJ? DOAJ is a crucial tool for authors when assessing open access journals. Its use is taught by librarians around the world as part of Open […] Read More...

Published Thu, 05 Jul 2018 at 08:38
SILVER SPONSOR DANISH AGENCY FOR SCIENCE AND HIGHER EDUCATION ANSWERS OUR QUESTIONS ON OPEN ACCESS PUBLISHING AND DOAJ

Lotte Faurbæk and Hanne-Louise Kirkegaard from the Danish Agency for Science and Higher Education (Styrelsen for Forskning og Uddannelse) answer our questions. -Your organisation has been supporting DOAJ for some years now. Why is it important for the Danish Agency for Science and Higher Education to support DOAJ? We regard DOAJ as an authoritative data source […] Read More...

Published Fri, 15 Jun 2018 at 09:40
Russian scientific journals in the era of open access to knowledge: problems of adaptation

Our DOAJ Ambassador Dr. Natalia Gennadievna Popova has recently published a paper (in Russian) “Russian scientific journals in the era of open access to knowledge: problems of adaptation” or Российский научный журнал в эпоху открытого доступа к знаниям: проблемы адаптации. We are sharing this work with the wider DOAJ community, as we know that there […] Read More...

Published Thu, 14 Jun 2018 at 08:30
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft signs up as a sustainable funder

DOAJ is extremely pleased to welcome Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft to the growing list of organisations who have committed funds, via SCOSS, to support DOAJ on its way to a sustainable form of funding and future. DFG has demonstrated a commitment to open access for years and as such, we are very proud to receive their support. Angela […] Read More...

Published Mon, 11 Jun 2018 at 09:29
Silver Sponsor National Library of Sweden Answers our Questions on Open Access Publishing and DOAJ

Beate Eellend, Open Access Coordinator at Kungliga Biblioteket (National Library of Sweden), and contributor to the OpenAccess.se blog, answers our questions. – Your organisation has been supporting DOAJ for some years now. Why is it important for the National Library of Sweden to support DOAJ? The National Library of Sweden (NLS) has been supporting DOAJ from the […] Read More...

Published Thu, 07 Jun 2018 at 07:06
Silver Sponsor PLOS answers our questions on Open Access Publishing and DOAJ

Louise Page,  Chief Innovation Officer at PLOS answers our questions Your organisation has been supporting DOAJ for a few years now. Why is it important for PLOS to support DOAJ? As a leading Open Access publisher we strongly support DOAJ and its mission to increase the visibility, accessibility and impact of quality, peer-reviewed, Open Access […] Read More...

Published Tue, 05 Jun 2018 at 08:22

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