Mikael Laakso explains the necessity of building up a public infrastructure for open access, it’s benefits and the obstacles on the way.
Justin Ahinon and Jo Havemann (both founders of AfricArXiv) talk in this article about the development of Open Science Services in Africa, initiatives, the current situation and chances in the future.
Plinio Casarotto takes a look at the future of publishing.
What exactly is open science? It can be a social justice issue, part of a political capitalist regime or a form of traditional science.
No big news for scientists: Journalists recently uncovered a scandal surrounding predatory journals. What happened?
Bernhard Kempen illustrates calls for a bona fide treatment of data, facts, and intellectual property.