Announcing forthcoming PKP LOCKSS PLN

June 3rd, 2014 by  | 4 Comments

PKP is developing a Private LOCKSS Network (PLN) to digitally preserve OJS journals. The LOCKSS program offers decentralized and distributed preservation, seamless perpetual access, and preservation of the authentic original version of the content. The PKP PLN will ensure that journals that are not part of the Global LOCKSS Network, which primarily preserves content from […]

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California Digital Library UI/UX review report

May 29th, 2014 by  | No Comments

The California Digital Library became one of the Public Knowledge Project’s first formal development partners in 2012.  As a major part of this commitment, CDL undertook a comprehensive user interface/experience review of the Open Journal Systems (OJS) 3.0 alpha in 2013.  This was a massive undertaking on CDL’s part, requiring considerable preparation on the part […]

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OCS 2.3.6 released

May 28th, 2014 by  | No Comments

The PKP Development Team is pleased to announce the release of OCS 2.3.6. OCS 2.3.6 is a maintenance release, including the various minor patches and fixes released since OCS 2.3.5. It includes minor new features. For complete release notes, see http://pkp.sfu.ca/ocs/RELEASE-2.3.6. OCS 2.3.6 can be downloaded at http://pkp.sfu.ca/ocs_download. Many thanks to our community for their contributions towards […]

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PKP Roundup – May 23

May 23rd, 2014 by  | 4 Comments

Curious what the PKP team has been working on this week? The PKP Roundup gives quick updates on our latest software developments. OCS 2.3.6 is ready for release and we will decide on a definitive date soon. It will include lots of recommended patches and new features. OJS Master: Work continues on UI/UX improvements. Integration […]

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PKP Roundup – May 9

May 12th, 2014 by  | No Comments

Curious what the PKP team has been working on this week? The PKP Roundup gives quick updates on our latest software developments. OJS Stable line (2.4.x): OJS 2.4.4 was released last week and is looking good. OJS 2.4.5 will have a lot of new plugins. At the moment, work is being done on the Objects […]

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OJS 2.4.4 released

May 6th, 2014 by  | No Comments

The PKP Development Team is pleased to announce the release of OJS 2.4.4. This release builds on the 2.4.3 release to collect the numerous minor fixes and tweaks that have since been completed. Beginning with this release, OJS now ships with the Article Level Metrics plugin. Our thanks go out to our partners and the many […]

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PKP Roundup – May 2

May 2nd, 2014 by  | No Comments

Curious what the PKP team has been working on this week? The PKP Roundup gives quick updates on our latest software developments. OJS Stable line (2.4.x): OJS 2.4.4 is scheduled for release on Tuesday May 6. The main translation round has been completed and committed, and we are working on integrating some last-minute additions. The […]

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Helping high school researchers get published

April 29th, 2014 by  | No Comments

The University of Alberta Libraries (a PKP Platinum sponsor) have established a partnership agreement with a local high school to establish a peer-reviewed journal for the research that comes out of their prestigious Advanced Placement Capstone Diploma Program (a Cambridge University initiative). The publication, tentatively named The Cornerstone, will have a home on the University […]

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PKP Roundup – April 25

April 25th, 2014 by  | No Comments

Curious what the PKP team has been working on this week? The PKP Roundup gives quick updates on our latest software developments. OJS Stable line (2.4.x): OJS 2.4.4 is scheduled for release very soon; a more definitive date will be decided upon this coming Monday. In the meantime, work is still continuing on the translations […]

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PKP Roundup – April 11

April 12th, 2014 by  | No Comments

Curious what the PKP team has been working on this week? The PKP Roundup gives quick updates on our latest software developments. OJS Stable line (2.4.x): OJS 2.4.4. is scheduled for release in the next two weeks: work is being done on making sure all translations are in place and that all new additions and […]

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