PKP 2016 Virtual AGM Announcement

September 12th, 2016 by  | Comments Off on PKP 2016 Virtual AGM Announcement

The Public Knowledge Project’s virtual Annual General Meeting will be held on September 21, 2016 from 9am – Noon Pacific Time. The meeting will take place online, with all participants joining remotely. The meeting will consist of updates on various initiatives and projects as outlined in the PKP 2015 Annual Report, as well as a […]

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Fall Sprint – Spaces Still Available

September 7th, 2016 by  | Comments Off on Fall Sprint – Spaces Still Available

There are still spots available for you to join us at the Fall PKP 2016 Sprint in beautiful Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada! The dates are Sunday and Monday October 2-3, 2016. The event will be co-hosted by PKP and our friends at the University of New Brunswick Library. Free registration is here: http://i.sfu.ca/TLVgsD Deadline: September […]

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OJS 3.0 Webinar – Sept 7, 9am Pacific

September 6th, 2016 by  | 7 Comments

A quick reminder – our OJS 3 Overview webinar will be held on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at 9am Pacific Time. We will be using a Hangout on Air, which you can view here: URL: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nrKNEdYCBrY The webinar will be recorded and shared on the PKP Youtube channel for those of you unable to make […]

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Bootstrap Theme for OJS 3

September 2nd, 2016 by  | Comments Off on Bootstrap Theme for OJS 3

Now that OJS 3 is available I’ve prepared version 1.0 of the community-organised Bootstrap 3 theme. You can download the theme and read the installation instructions. You can see it in action on our Demonstration Journal. What is it? Bootstrap 3 is a popular HTML/CSS/JavaScript framework for building websites. The Bootstrap 3 theme is a […]

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OJS 3: New Features Overview

September 1st, 2016 by  | 4 Comments

OJS 3 is significantly different than its predecessor, OJS 2. It includes enhancements and new features developed from community feedback, extensive usability testing, and new software design capabilities. You can visit our Demonstration Journal to take a quick look, or login to our Testdrive Journal to experiment (username= admin / password = testdrive).

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OJS 3 is Here!

August 31st, 2016 by  | 11 Comments

The Public Knowledge Project is pleased to announce the release of OJS 3. This is the most comprehensive software upgrade since we moved from OJS 1.0 to 2.0 way back in 2005. It incorporates a decade of feedback from our users on the community forum, through usability testing, and through thousands of conversations, feature requests, […]

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OJS 3 Webinar – Save the Date

August 30th, 2016 by  | 14 Comments

On Wednesday, September 7 at 9am Pacific Time, we will be giving a free webinar on OJS 3, providing an overview of the new features. Registration is available here We hope to see you there!

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Getting Ready for OJS 3.0: When Should I Upgrade?

August 29th, 2016 by  | 4 Comments

With the upcoming release of OJS 3 on August 31, you will likely be thinking about when you should upgrade. Here’s what you need to know. Overview OJS 3.0 contains a lot of new concepts and code, so it’s important to plan your migration from OJS 2.x to OJS 3.x in a way that doesn’t […]

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Sign up for the New PKP Newsletter

August 19th, 2016 by  | Comments Off on Sign up for the New PKP Newsletter

In our ongoing efforts to keep in touch with the community, we have developed a number of ways for you to contact us and stay up to date on our activities, including the new PKP Newsletter. We hope one or more of these will work for you: Sign up for our new PKP Newsletter list: […]

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PKP Joins ORCID

August 17th, 2016 by  | Comments Off on PKP Joins ORCID

PKP is very pleased to announce it has become a member of ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID). ORCID has been instrumental in advancing the concept of a persistent digital identifier that uniquely distinguishes an author or researcher from everyone else.  Name disambiguation is a critical requirement for all aspects of scholarly publishing and communication […]

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