Seeking Volunteers to Translate Public Knowledge Project Documentation

September 8th, 2021 by  | No Comments

We are seeking volunteer documentation translators to translate PKP’s documentation. Thanks to the tireless efforts of our volunteers, PKP’s software has been translated into 45+ different languages. Our user base is global, and we want to continually improve the accessibility of our tools for academic publishing communities worldwide.  In addition to our open source software […]

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Public Knowledge Project Accessibility Statement

August 12th, 2021 by  | Comments Off on Public Knowledge Project Accessibility Statement

The Public Knowledge Project (PKP) is committed to providing a user experience that is accessible to the widest possible audience. To achieve this, a new OJS Default Theme was developed by PKP for OJS 3.3 and higher, and was audited for accessibility barriers. PKP is actively working to increase the accessibility and usability of the […]

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Supreme Court of Canada Supports York University Appeal

August 3rd, 2021 by  | Comments Off on Supreme Court of Canada Supports York University Appeal

The Supreme Court of Canada has issued an important decision in the longstanding dispute between the collective society Access Copyright and York University over paying royalties on course readings. Although the high court did not squarely address the practical effects of the ruling, it affirmed that Access Copyright’s tariffs are not mandatory and that fair […]

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PKP is testing the upcoming release of OJS 3.4

July 27th, 2021 by  | 2 Comments

We would like to invite the community to help us with these tests. We have received 3 quick tests to help us assess their feasibility. Each link is an independent interface. Please test each link separately. Test 1 https://app.usabilityhub.com/do/df9024c8772b/2b4e 2 Test 2 https://app.usabilityhub.com/do/2834466c2e23/adee 1 Test 3 https://app.usabilityhub.com/do/50f0868aaec9/3551 2

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