Archive for September, 2012

Elsevier Launches New Open-access Journal

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

Elsevier, a major publisher of science, technology, and medicine journals, has launched a new open-access journalNeuroImage: Clinical focuses on the study of abnormal structure-function relationships of the human nervous system based on imaging.

Particle Physics Journals Move to Open Access

Monday, September 24th, 2012

The Sponsoring Consortium for Open Access Publishing in Particle Physics (SCOAP3) has announced that it has negotiated agreements with twelve journals in particle physics that will make some ninety percent of their articles available via open access in perpetuity beginning in 2014. Article publishing fees will be paid centrally by SCOAP3 from a fund to which libraries, research agencies, and consortial partners contribute, and participating journals will lower their licensing/subscription fees.