ATG Original: Author Websites Become An Essential Marketing Tool

by Nancy K. Herther (writer, consultant and Sociology/Anthropology Librarian, University of Minnesota Libraries)  COVID-l9 has changed many aspects of our daily existence – from working and living in communities with a wide degree of individual freedom to...

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By: Heather Staines, Head of Partnerships, Knowledge Futures Group   Heather Staines On April 2, 2020, nearly one hundred attendees joined a virtual event that replaced what would have been an in person pre-conference at the UKSG annual meeting in...

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By: Sven Fund, Managing Director, Knowledge Unlatched, and Philipp Hess, Publisher Relations Manager, Knowledge Unlatched No other topic both shapes and polarizes scientific publishing and cooperation between libraries and publishers as much as Open Access (OA). The...

ATG Original: Author Websites Become An Essential Marketing Tool

by Nancy K. Herther (writer, consultant and Sociology/Anthropology Librarian, University of...

Researcher to Reader Conference, London, February 24-25, 2020 Report

By: Anthony Watkinson, Director, Charleston Conference, and Principal Consultant, CIBER Research...

ATG Original: SSP UKSG Pre-Conference Report

By: Heather Staines, Head of Partnerships, Knowledge Futures Group   Heather...

Open Access in Corona Times – The Rumors Blog (Guest Post)

By: Sven Fund, Managing Director, Knowledge Unlatched, and Philipp Hess, Publisher Relations...

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