Oxford University Press (OUP) has successfully launched a pilot to administer open access charges online through a new ordering system built on top of the existing Oxford Journals Author Services infrastructure. Read the full press release.
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Max Planck Society and the Wellcome Trust announced today that they are to support a new, top-tier, open access journal for biomedical and life sciences research.
The three organizations aim to establish a new journal that will attract and define the very best research publications from across these fields. All research published in the journal will make highly significant contributions that will extend the boundaries of scientific knowledge.
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