Thursday, 17 December 2015
30 percent of the articles published in journals of Elsevier are available in open access in 2018. It was a close call, but all is well. After more than a year of negotiations between Elsevier and the Dutch universities, they came to an agreement.
Monday, 7 December 2015
On November 24th 2015 a fair amount of EUR faculty convened in the Polak Building to receive an introduction on high performance computing (hpc) services for EUR research. After the presentation (see for the slides here) a hands on session followed. Everyone received a demo account and actually connected to the LISA platform.
Friday, 4 December 2015
NWO will tighten its granting conditions in the area of Open Access with effect from 1 December. In concrete terms this means that all publications emerging from a ‘call for proposals’ published by NWO after this date must be immediately accessible to everybody from the moment of publication.