May 26, 2022

NISO Releases Special Issue of Information Services Quarterly Devoted to Open Access Infrastructure

A new issue of Information Services Quarterly (ISQ) (Summer 2014, volume 26, no. 2) focusing on open access infrastructure was released today by the National Information Standards Organization (NISO).

Liam Earney, Head of Library Support Services, Jisc, was the Guest Content Editor of this issue.

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Open Access Infrastructure: Where We Are and Where We Need to Go
by Cynthia Hodgson

The Role of Standards in the Management of Open Access Research Publications: A Research Library Perspective
by Martin Moyle, Catherine Sharp, and Alan Bracey

A Publisher’s Perspective on the Challenges of Open Access
by David Ross

The Need for Research Data Inventories and the Vision for SHARE
by Clifford Lynch

CHORUS Helps Drive Public Access
by Alice Meadows and Howard Ratner

Standardized Metadata Elements to Identify Access and License Information
by Cameron Neylon, Ed Pentz, and Greg Tananbaum


The complete issue is also available as a PDF.

See Also: Past Issues of ISQ

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