Juan Pablo Alperin presents at Open Science UN

Policies and Incentives for Open Scholarly Communication

Keynote presented by Juan Pablo Alperin at the first United Nations Open Science Conference on…


scholcommlab co-director Stefanie Haustein

OAEvolution: Trends in Open Access and Scholarly Communications

This week marks the 10 year anniversary of Open Access Week—a global event that strives "to make…


FSCI2019 | A deep dive into scholarly communication

Each year in August, researchers, librarians, educators, students, and open access advocates…


Academic review promotion and tenure documents promote a view of open access that is at odds with the wider academic community

By Juan Pablo Alperin, Esteban Morales and Erin McKiernan.  First published on the LSE Impact…


Meet the reverse flip journal: Q&A with Lisa Matthias

Lisa Matthias, ScholCommLab Visiting Scholar and co-author of a new paper on reverse-flip…


Opening access and banning elsevier

SFU Faculty perspectives on open access and the University of California's Elsevier cancellation

Published April 8, 2019 by Kate Shuttleworth on the Radical Access Blog The University…


Open Science Beers YVR

Warm smiles on a cold night, from Open Science YVR December Join us for the next Open Science…


ScholCommLab to be a “Force” at FORCE2018

Taking place from Oct 11 to 12 in Montreal, QC, FORCE 2018 is a multi-disciplinary conference…


Preliminary Findings from the Review, Promotion, and Tenure Study

Support for the open access movement has grown in recent years, and today more than a quarter…