Monday, March 28, 2011

New interface for DOAJ

The Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) has announced a new interface, which can be seen at There is a note about the new interface here.

Also, in a posting to the American Science Open Access Forum, Anna-Lena Johansson from DOAJ notes:

"Now there are more than 6300 journals from more than 110 countries in more than 50 languages in the DOAJ. More than 2500 journals are providing metadata on article level, which means that more than 500,000 articles are searchable from DOAJ."

Sunday, March 27, 2011

Monday, March 21, 2011

College and Research Libraries goes open access!

ACRL's College and Research Libraries is going open access - details here! Kudos to ACRL!

Monday, March 14, 2011

Librarians Against DRM shareable icons

Free reusable icons - librarians / authors against DRM:

thanks to Alvin Schrader

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

March 2011 SPARC Open Access Newsletter

Peter Suber has just released the March 2011 SPARC Open Access Newsletter. Featured this month: 6 recent watershed events for OA. So far, love the blurb from an upcoming Publishers Association / Association of Learned and Scholarly Publishers meeting which starts: Open access is here to stay, and has the support of our key partners