In this post, Director of Publications at the American Society of Plant Biologists Nancy Winchester and Managing Editor Jennifer Regala share how they are raising awareness of the many ways that ASPB journals contribute to the society's mission as well as the unique value of publishing in journals run by learned societies.
Jabin White, Vice President of Content Management for JSTOR and Portico, shares his thoughts on how metadata quality can be improved across academia, and how publishers can move from basic metadata concepts to creating enhanced metadata.
Join Scholastica and J&J Editorial on the 16th of December 2019 at 11 AM EST / 4 PM GMT for a free webinar on best practices for assessing journal peer review efficiency and making plans for improvement in the new year.
We reached out to the Web of Science support team to learn more about what to expect from the WoS Core Collection application and evaluation process. In this blog post, we share insights from that outreach and overview what you need to know about getting a journal added to WoS for the first time.
This OA Week, we're highlighting some of the many ways that the academic community is working to promote greater equity in OA publishing. Are there other examples that you think should be included in this post? Let us know, and we'll add them!
How many open access publishing models and strategies are there for scholarly societies to explore? According to the Society Publishers Accelerating Open Access and Plan S project, over twenty. In this blog post, we highlight some of the key findings of the project.
In Scholastica's free webinar on-demand, Publishing OA Journals at a Scholarly Society or University, editors and publishers that use Scholastica share their experience developing successful society and university journal publishing initiatives. The webinar focuses on digitally-driven publishing models with case studies from two born-digital journals.
As the gatekeepers of research, journals and publishers are arguably on the frontlines of quality in peer review and have the potential to lead the way in addressing many of the challenges faced by the community. In this post, we look at three pillars of peer review at academic journals that can help to build a stronger foundation for quality research.
In this post, we round up some current and forthcoming resources to help journal publishers determine the best Plan S compliance route for their needs and fulfill the implementation guidelines.
As societies grapple with questions around how to approach open access publishing, one of the best ways to identify viable options is to look to other societies with successful OA titles. In this post, Emilie Gunn, managing editor for the American Society of Clinical Oncology journals, discusses how ASCO launched it's first fully OA journal.