The discussions on open access to scholarly publications started more than 20 years ago. Shortly after the turn of the millennium, a public statement called Budapest Open Access Initiative was launched and soon after that came the Berlin Declaration.
In the latest research policy bill Knowledge in partnership – for society’s challenges and stronger competitiveness the opinion is that open access to research results is a way of “maintaining and promoting high-quality research”
At the moment there are scam emails circulating, falsely made to look like they originate from KI. The sender is trying to obtain the password to your KI account.
The workshop series for doctoral students and researchers is now available on our website. This semester, we are offering twenty-six events!
A new agreement from July 15 2019 gives KI researchers the opportunity to publish open access articles without fees in more than 570 fully open access journals from Springer Nature.
Research data can be described as facts or numbers that have been collected for examination and considered the basis for reasoning, discussion or calculations.
When the opportunity arose to give feedback on the implementation guide for Plan S, the following points were conveyed to the Swedish research funders FORTE and Formas
New agreement gives KI researchers the opportunity to publish open access articles without fees in more than 300 journals from Oxford University Press.
As of April 1, there will be some changes in KIB's services. Most noticeable is that we streamline our service and gather our support functions in one place in the library. We will also no longer be handling KI cards.
Since January 1, 2019 there has been some changes to the library’s selection of e-resources. you will have access to more e-books within evidence-based medicine, but some databases and reference books have been cancelled.
The national e-journal agreement with Elsevier was terminated during 2018. Following BIBSAM’s recommendation, the library has cancelled the subscription to more Elsevier journals while waiting for a new national agreement.
Veggies are now the norm, not the exception! For all KIB activities, vegetarian food will now be the preselected option. By making this decision, we hope to inspire employees to eat more vegetarian, even outside the workplace.
There is a global trend that open access publishing is increasing year by year, at the expense of subscription-based (non-Open Access) publishing.
Why a project looking in to open access data? Because we felt we need to be able to lean on hard facts in order to form positions and make decisions concerning the development of open access at KI.
It's never been easier to collaborate in a Google Docs document since Zotero just launched the possibility to add citations in your collaborative text.
Self-archiving, sometimes referred to as "green open access", is an alternative and complementary way to publish your research openly without charge.