Tag:scholarly communication

In her work, Judy Luther, President of Informed Strategies, has remained on the pulse of current developments in scholarly publishing and research information systems. In a recent interview, we asked her to share the primary changes she's observed since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic and her future expectations. Here are highlights from that conversation.

Scholastica's Co-Founder and CEO Brian Cody took some time to reflect on the lessons Scholastica learned in 2020 as all adjusted to the new normal, the top product updates and resources we announced last year, and what we have planned for 2021 in this blog post.

On Thursday the 4th of February, Scholastica is hosting a free webinar with Crossref on the role of content registration in expanding article reach and how to harness the array of discovery and citation insight benefits Crossref has to offer. Read on for the full details!

At Scholastica, we're working to support journal publishers taking fully open access Plan S compliance routes. In this post, we overview steps journals using Scholastica's software and services should take to ensure they are prepared for Plan S.

What are the DOAJ's latest indexing criteria? And how can you apply to add one or more journals to the DOAJ? We break down everything you need to know in this blog post.

In this interview, eLife's Head of Technology Paul Shannon and Product Manager Hannah Drury discuss the aims of Sciety, an emerging platform for following new preprints and reviews of them or available commentary via Science Twitter.

Journals using Scholastica's typesetting service now have the option to set up automatic article deposits to PubMed Central. Scholastica's new PMC integration makes it possible to speed up article indexing in not only PMC but also the PubMed search engine. Read on for the full details!

In this interview, MIT Press' Director of Journals and Open Access Nick Lindsay discusses the launch of RRC:19, a new overlay journal publishing peer reviews of coronavirus-related preprints, and how Agile planning enabled the press to get the journal off the ground at record speed.

If you still have questions about Plan S, you're not alone. As new and revised guidelines are introduced to the developing OA initiative, there's a lot for journal publishers to unpack. In this post, we provide up-to-date answers to the top FAQs we've been hearing.

What aspects of online publishing should all law reviews be prioritizing? And how can editors ensure any updates they embark on will be feasible to complete or hand off to the next board? We explore these questions in a new digital law review publishing tools and tips webinar.