Featuring an examination of open access publishing in North Africa, a new patient-centric data-sharing project, and the announcement of African Academy of Sciences Open Research.
Featuring a phantom publication with 400 citations, the censorship of Nature in China and why patients need to be involved in the discussion on data sharing.
We aimed to gain insight into the publishing industry’s perspective on new innovations in the field, as their collaboration will be key to implementing changes.
Featuring an explanation for the slow growth of open access, the revolt of Scientific Reports’ editorial board and Crossref’s new event data project.
Featuring the proposal of an unlikely friendship between commercial publishers and open science advocates, guidelines for sharing research outputs, and a new open data tool.