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March 19, 2021
Sci-Hub has been described as "the Pirate Bay of science", but often receives praise for opening access to research.
October 31, 2019
Hungarian Electronic Information Service National Programme ( EISZ ) and Elsevier, a global information analytics business specializing in science and health, today agreed a new pilot license for research access and Open Access publishing in Hungary. The three-year agreement means researchers affiliated to EISZ consortium member institutions across Hungary have access to 16 million publications from over 2,500 journals published by Elsevier and its society partners on ScienceDirect, Els...
May 1, 2019
Jisc and academic publisher Springer Nature have agreed a further 'read and publish' agreement that meets the aims of Plan S and offers researchers a funder compliant route to publishing in hybrid journals. Plan S requires that, from 2020, scientific publications funded by public grants must be published in Open Access journals or platforms. Building on a previous arrangement, this transformational agreement limits the costs of publishing all UK articles open access (OA) while maintaining...