September 20, 2014

New OA Journal, Backed by O’Reilly, May Disrupt Academic Publishing

PeerJ

An open access academic publishing company called Peer J Inc. launched today, and its notable co-founders are promising that the company’s business model will revolutionize the field.

Open Access Movement Finds New Ally in University of California, San Francisco

The open access movement received another major boost on May 21 when the University of California San Francisco (UCSF), one of the leading public, scientific institutions in the country, adopted an open access policy.