New CSIC Abierto Issue [25/11/2021]
The new issue of CSIC Abierto has been released and this time the focus is put on the second edition of CSIC Open Access Mandate Monitor and institutional support library services. The issue also features the rapid rise of preprints, Open Research Europe publication platform, EOSC related ESCAPE project and openMTA through interviews to CSIC researchers across different fields. A section about DIGITAL.CSIC news and training resources complete it.
FESABID statement about the transposition of European Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market [11/11/2021]
The Spanish community of libraries, museums, archives and similar centers observes serious contradictions in the reform of the Intellectual Property Law and criticizes the lack of dialogue and transparency in the process of transposition of the European Directive. Certain provisions generate great legal uncertainty or go against articles of the European text, for example, those relating to text and data mining. Read the full release.
Second Edition of CSIC Open Access Mandate Monitor Goes Live [02/11/2021]
The second edition of CSIC Open Access Mandate Monitor goes live today with an update of data related to compliance of CSIC research with institutional open access mandate in force since April 1, 2019. The Portal makes public the degree of compliance of CSIC research outputs produced in 2019 and 2020 with this institutional policy. Read full report and methodology.