March 6, 2021

From STM, ALPSP, & PSP: “Safe Harbour Offers Clear Rules for Use of Out-of-Commerce Academic and Scholarly Journals”

From a Joint Statement (PDF): The International Association of Scientific, Technical & Medical Publishers (STM), Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP), and Professional and Scholarly Publishing Division (PSP) of the Association of American Publishers (AAP) [on Friday] issued a joint statement setting out clear rules for the digitisation of copyright works which are […]

Serials: Wolters Kluwer Health Acquires Leading Open Access STM Journal Publisher in India

From the Announcement: Wolters Kluwer Health today announced that it has acquired Medknow, a leading Scientific, Technical & Medical (STM) journal publishing operation headquartered in Mumbai, India and one of the largest open access publishers in the world. The acquisition expands Wolters Kluwer Health’s Medical Research business’ presence in key developing markets and supports its […]

New Research Article (Provisional): "Open Bibliography for Science, Technology, and Medicine"

Title: Open Bibliography for Science, Technology, and Medicine Authors: Richard Jones, Mark MacGillivray, Peter Murray-Rust, Jim Pitman, Peter Sefton, Ben O’Steen and William Waites Source: Journal of Cheminformatics Abstract (Provisional): The concept of Open Bibliography in science, technology and medicine (STM) is introduced as a combination of Open Source tools, Open specifications and Open bibliographic […]