SPARC Europe’s new briefing paper addresses the issue of research evaluation, which is at the core of scholarly communication. It looks at alternative metrics for the more effective assessment of research. … Read More
Excellent news for Text and Data Mining users: The EU’s European Commission publicised today that they will be working on an exemption for TDM for non-commercial and commercial use. This is a … Read More
Gail Feigenbaum, Associate Director of the Getty Research Institute, shares her view on the effects of electronic publication on the Humanities in a new SPARC Europe Talking Points paper. Go here … Read More
SPARC Europe is a partner in the Pasteur4OA project. Pasteur4OA aims to increase the understanding of Open Access amongst national and institutional policymakers and research funders. It also aims to develop and … Read More
This year SPARC Europe wrote a briefing paper on Text and Data Mining (TDM) to help the European Parliament and the European Commission in their review of European Copyright Law. Find … Read More
SPARC Europe has developed several tools and services this year to help you make the case for Open Access. See our flyer for more information.
The Hague Declaration on Knowledge Discovery in the Digital Age invites you to make your voice heard to support easier access to Big Data. The Hague Declaration calls for immediate changes to … Read More
The Pasteur4OA project has just published an international Open Access policy report to help determine what kinds of policies are effective for Open Access Green deposit. This has been written by … Read More