Featuring the researcher cast out for investigating his institution’s predatory publishing habits, the end of the replication crisis, and how to have your say on Plan S.
Featuring peer reviewing robots, the debate over the definition of academic freedom and the scary side of preprints.
Featuring the ways publishers can help authors to escape admin work, researchers’ protests against Plan S and a new tool to assist authors to meet open access policy requirements.
Featuring the newest adherents to Plan S, how to make sure your data are re-useable and whether or not open access policies actually work.
Featuring how libraries can support Plan S implementation, the Incentivization Blueprint encouraging funders to align with the principles of open research, and the effect on citation performance of a journal becoming open access.
This Open Access Week 2018 special edition of the Open Pharma digest features an interactive dashboard of open access data, the cost of open access publishing for research funders, and the latest on Plan S.
Featuring the Royal Society’s plan to combat the replication crisis, a new peer review tool for BMC journals, and the Open Pharma podcast!
Featuring an interview with the architect of Plan S, the legal case being brought against ResearchGate, and a systematic review on the open access citation advantage.
Featuring the open access citation advantage for research into poverty-related disease, Finland’s decision to join Plan S, and how ORCID can help the pharmaceutical industry.
Featuring the FDA’s proposal to begin enforcing fines for research funders who don’t report their clinical trial results, the potential harms of over zealous ‘industry bashing’, and the barbecue joint for high impact authors.