Press & Media

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Recently Published Posts and News

  • 30 November 2018 McGill Professors/MUHC RI scientists launch new Point-Of-Care Testing (POCT) Super Collection on Infectious Diseases on ScienceOpenPress Release
  • 09 October 2018 ScienceOpen partners with Carl Hanser Verlag to highlight materials researchPress Release
  • 25 September 2018 ScienceOpen and Compuscript/International Science Editing partnership in China Press Release
  • 17 July 2018 Beyond the Journal: ScienceOpen and the Microbiology Society Launch Collaboration on New Cross-Disciplinary Collections Press Release
  • 05 June 2018 Crossref facilitates the use of essential peer review information for scholarly communications – Press Release Crossref
  • 13 November 2017 ScienceOpen Emerald Journal Collection available on ScienceOpen Press Release Emerald Publishing
  • 13 September 2017 ScienceOpen launches dynamic hosting services with UCL Press Press Release
  • 12 September 2017 UCL Press New Journals Platform UCL Press
  • 31 August 2017 ScienceOpen recognised by ORCID for their Collect and Connect ProgramEnago Academy
  • 22 August 2017 – Data Infrastructures collection on ScienceOpenSciGaIA
  • 7 August 2017 Where to find research collaborators in Psychology – PsychReg
  • 30 July 2017 Research Tools: ScienceOpen releases automatically updating collection of Open Access articles on Climate ChangeInfoDocket/Library Journal
  • 25 July 2017 Praise for Europe’s Journal of PsychologyLeibniz Institute for Psychology Information
  • 14 July 2017 Moving in new dimensions (interview with CEO Stephanie Dawson) – Research Information
  • 13 July 2017 ScienceOpen: plataforma de búsqueda y red de publicaciones Iluís Codina
  • 14 June 2017 Student Success is now indexed in ScienceOpen Student Success
  • 30 May 2017 Launch of MyScienceOpen gives researchers new ways to promote their work Press Release
  • 14 March 2017 Innovative new features at ScienceOpen Press Release
  • 17 January 2017 ScienceOpen launches into the New Year with 12 new publisher customersPress release
  • 19 October 2016 ScienceOpen partners with the Open Library of Humanities to open up the context of HSS research – Press Release
  • 18 October 2016 ScienceOpen partners with PeerJ to help support Computer Science Research – Press Release
  • 04 August 2016 ScienceOpen partners with Brill to help put Linguistics research into context Press release
  • 18 July 2016 ScienceOpen: How researchers can make the most of open access publishing – second part of an interview with Stephanie Dawson by Jayashree Rajagopalan in Editage Insights
  • 13 July 2016 ScienceOpen: Inviting researchers to openly participate in the process of research communication – first part of an interview with Stephanie Dawson by Jayashree Rajagopalan in Editage Insights
  • 15 June 2016 Auf dem Weg zur Open-Science-Plattform: ScienceOpen (deutsch) – in b.i.t. online Heft 3/2016
  • 01 June 2016 ScienceOpen partners with SciELO to put research in a global context: ScienceOpen is partnering with the Scientific Electronic Library Online (SciELO), the leading Open Access publisher in Latin America, to fully integrate its content for a more global perspective on the scientific literature. (Press release) (Longer version)
  • 12 March 2016 ScienceOpen partnership with Higher Education Press: Higher Education Press will be indexing one of their flagship Open Access journals, Frontiers of Agricultural Science and Engineering, with ScienceOpen; Press Release (English) (Chinese)
  • 10 December 2015 Virtual journals changing the scientific publishing landscape ScienceOpen launches new tool and several top collections Press Release
  • 1 December 2015 New ways to filter online discussion of scientific Information ScienceOpen implements Altmetric to rank social media attention for over 10 million research articles  Press Release
  • 13 October 2015 New Indexing Service for Academic Publishers Launching at Frankfurt Book Fair Publishers can join in by indexing their journal content across all research disciplines (now including the humanities and social sciences) and license types Press Release
  • 15 September 2015 ScienceOpen hits the 10 million article mark First step towards an open citation database for researchers of all disciplines worldwide Press Release
  • Red e índice de citas abierto con 10 millones de referencias de artículos (translated by Universidad de Salamanca)
  • 10 September 2015 ScienceOpen und Thieme starten eine Open-Access-Kooperation Zusammenarbeit soll leichteren Zugang zu Fachartikeln in der Medizin ermöglichen und unterstützt Wissenschaftler bei der Diskussion über neueste Forschungsergebnisse
    Press Release (Deutsch)
  • 13 April 2015 New Perspectives in Scientific Publishing Video stream with slides of the presentation by Alexander Grossmann on Science 2.0 Conference 2015 in Hamburg (link)
  • 30 March 2015 Open Access und Open Review: Fachartikel frei zugänglich (deutsch) Interview von Matthias Fromm (DLF Deutschlandfunk Radio) mit Alexander Grossmann (link)
  • 22 December 2014 Max Planck Society and ScienceOpen sign Open Access publishing partnership Press Release (Deutsch)
  • 22. Dezember 2014 Max-Planck-Gesellschaft und ScienceOpen unterzeichnen Open-Access-Partnerschaft (deutsch) Press Release (Deutsch)
  • 24 November 2014 ScienceOpen: the next wave of Open Access? Interview with Co-founder Alexander Grossmann in the EuroScientist (link) PDF: Interview in EuroScientist
  • 9 September 2014 ScienceOpen and World Health Summit announce strategic partnership Press Release
  • 28 May 2014 ScienceOpen officially launches Press Release
  • 28 May 2014 ScienceOpen officially launches Press Release
  • 20 May 2014 ScienceOpen on Open Science Radio (deutsch), Matthias Fromm (link)
  • 15 May 2014 ScienceOpen on the Radio! Forschungsquartett: ScienceOpen — Ein Fortschritt für die Wissenschaft (deutsch), Max Heeke for (link)
  • 9 May 2014 Yalie of the Week: Stephanie Dawson ’91: opening science, globally, Carole Bass for Yale Alumni Magazine (link)
  • 7 May 2014 Open Access revolutioniert die Wissenschaft, (deutsch) Tobias Oelmaier for Deutsche Welle (link)
  • 6 May 2014 ScienceOpen – Forscher publizieren im sozialen Netzwerk (Deutsch) Press Release
  • 15 January 2014 ScienceOpen collaborating with Altmetric Press Release
  • 4 November 2013 MIT Libraries News, Ellen Duranceau, New frontiers in open access publishing video released. speakers praise transparent peer review (link)
  • 26 August 2013 Open and Shut, Richard Poynder, Alexander Grossmann on the state of Open Access: Where are we, what still needs to be done? (link)


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You can find a huge range of videos, interviews, and conferences from ScienceOpen on our YouTube channel! Below our some of our favourites for you, enjoy!

Science 2.0 Conference 2015: Talk Professor Alexander Grossmann

The Relationship Between Collaboration and Citation – Stephanie Dawson, ScienceOpen, at #OAW15SF

Panel discussion during the OpenAIRE workshop “Open Peer Review: Models, Benefits and Limitations” with Stephanie Harriman (BMC), Alexander Grossmann (ScienceOpen) / HTWK Leipzig), Pandelis Perakakis (Open Scholar / Univ. of Granada).

A 6-minute tutorial on how to use ScienceOpen with Professor Alexander Grossmann! (Deutsch)

The Big Picture: Open Access content aggregators as drivers of impact – Dr. Stephanie Dawson