Tag:scholarly communication

In this blog series, we interview open access experts about how they're working to make research more accessible and promoting academic-led publishing. First in the series, we welcome Dr. Michael P. Taylor, paleontologist with the University of Bristol.

Now if you use Scholastica Open Access Publishing, and your journal is listed in the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), you can have all of your articles automatically deposited into the index - get the details!

On December 5th, 2018 at 10 AM EST Scholastica is hosting a free webinar—How to Start or Flip an Open Access Journal: Publishers and editors share their stories. We'll be discussing the benefits of academic-led publishing as well as the ins and outs of running academic-led journals.

On February 7, 2019 Scholastica is taking part in Academic-Led Publishing Day, an inaugural event to celebrate and facilitate academic-led publishing initiatives. Learn more about the event and how you can get involved!

Now journals using Scholastica Open Access Publishing can have their articles automatically deposited into the Portico digital preservation service - get the details!

Every journal's peer review process can use some polishing from time to time. In this blog post we outline three areas of peer review that all journals should audit and how to approach data collection.

Throughout OA Week October 22-28 Scholastica will be hosting a free-flowing Twitter discussion about the relationship between academic-led publishing and equitable open access using the hashtag #AcademicLedOA

Matthias Weber, assistant professor at the School of Finance at the University of St. Gallen, discusses why he believes the convention of alphabetical author lists should be abandoned.

In this post, we look at some of the most common areas where editorial teams get caught up in manual work and how you can use organization and automation to avoid them.

In this post we outline some best practices for creating a peer review feedback form and what yours should cover.