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Open access to all scientific articles in Europe by 2020

The European Union Competitiveness Council met on 27th May in Brussels. Following the meeting, it made a major announcement that by 2020 all scientific articles in Europe must be freely accessible. EU ministers responsible for research and innovation made a unanimous decision to carry

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Poster session at the Edinburgh Napier University Teaching Fellows conference 2016

Last week we took along two posters to the Edinburgh Napier University’s Teaching Fellows conference #tfconf2016 poster session. Thoroughly enjoyed speaking to researchers, PhD students and academics at the university and we also found that people appreciated having us thereto chat about

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Fewer Concerns Over Open Access

From News in Brief in the Times Higher, a report by the Nature Publishing Group & Palgrave MacMillan shows that perceptions regarding concerns over the quality of Open Access journals has reduced. http://www.nexis.com/docview/getDocForCuiReq?lni=5GSM-TG31-JCF5-B00H&csi=235861&oc=00240&perma=true