25,000 research outputs in Edinburgh Napier University's repository

25,000 research outputs in Edinburgh Napier University’s repository

Edinburgh Napier’s research repository has just reached the milestone of 25,000 research outputs. Run by library staff, the repository includes a wide variety of output…

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Open access for books tool launched by Jisc

Open access for books tool launched by Jisc

A new ‘OA for books’ tool has been launched to help authors and universities check publishers’ open access policies for books. This will also help…

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UKRI open access policy - book funding

UKRI open access policy – book funding

UKRI’s open access policy will apply to books from 1 Jan 2024. On their webpage about implementing the open access policy, there is now some…

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Springer Nature open access agreement

Springer Nature open access agreement

Since 2016, there has been an open access agreement with Springer which Edinburgh Napier University has signed up to. This has allowed research articles by…

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Open access publishing in Hindawi journals

Open access publishing in Hindawi journals

Hindawi journals – a collection of open access journals published by Wiley – are now included in the Wiley open access agreement. This includes many,…

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Scottish Universities Press website launch

Scottish Universities Press website launch

Edinburgh Napier University Library is proud to have joined with 17 other Scottish academic and research libraries to create a new open access publishing press,…

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CSO open access policy

CSO open access policy

The Chief Scientist Office (CSO) has launched a new open access policy this month. All peer-reviewed research and review articles are subject to the new…

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New repository for Edinburgh Napier

New repository for Edinburgh Napier

This week sees the launch of the new Edinburgh Napier Research Repository. The new Worktribe repository offers enhanced functionality and reliability, and helps the university…

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Elsevier open access agreement

Elsevier open access agreement

UK higher education institutions have signed a new agreement with the publisher Elsevier to cover the costs of open access. From now until the end…

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Scottish Universities Open Access Press

Scottish Universities Open Access Press

The Scottish Universities Open Access Press (SUOAP) is a joint endeavour by academic and research libraries across Scotland to establish an open access publishing platform…

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