Author: Jack Millner

Science and technology journalist currently writing for CNN, The Huffington Post, Tech City News and Humans Invent. Follow me: @jack_millner

Access to Research: What’s in it for the publishers? [INTERVIEW]

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by @jack_millner

To get a better understanding of why a publisher like Nature that relies on subscriptions would get involved with a scheme that disseminates their content for free, I interviewed Jonathan Griffin, deputy CEO and head of business development for PLS (Publishers Licensing Society) and Jessica Rutt, Rights and Licensing Manager at Nature Publishing Group. (more…)

David Willetts on Access to Research [Audio]

David Willetts speaking at the Access to Research launch event

by @jack_millner

Listen to Minister of State for Universities and Science David Willetts speaking at the launch event for Access to Research on 3 February 2014 , a scheme designed to provide access to thousands of scientific papers to users of local local libraries.