Open Access – a national license?

Posted on 7 April 2015 by Jennifer Evans

A recent publication by HEPI (Higher Education Policy Institute) calls for consideration to be given to a national license for Open Access. This would, in theory, allow everyone in the UK access to all academic research published in academic journals. Concerns are raised about current Open Access only allowing UK-based research to be made more widely available;
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REF2014 Impact Cases database now available

Posted on 26 March 2015 by Jennifer Evans

HEFCE have published the long awaited searchable database of impact cases which goes beyond simply having the impact cases available and allows users to do word searches throughout sections of the documents – ALL sections, not just the wordy bits. Have a look and see what you think. This isn’t quite what we expected to happen with these
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