OJS 2.4.3 Released

December 12th, 2013 by  | Comments Off on OJS 2.4.3 Released

The PKP Development Team is pleased to announce the release of OJS 2.4.3. This release builds on the 2.4.2 release to collect the numerous minor fixes and tweaks that have since been completed. In addition, it adds Macedonian and Polish language support. OJS 2.4.3 includes a complete overhaul of several statistics mechanisms, including COUNTER stats […]

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PKP supporting OLH development of in-house typesetter

November 20th, 2013 by  | Comments Off on PKP supporting OLH development of in-house typesetter

PKP is supporting the Open Library of Humanities (OLH) in developing their open source in-house typesetter, meTypeset. As outlined in their technical roadmap, the ability to parse user-supplied input documents into open XML formats is a key principle of both reduced spending (and therefore a more viable model) and digital preservation. This funding will allow OLH […]

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PKP launches Article Level Metrics for OJS journals

October 9th, 2013 by  | 11 Comments

The Public Knowledge Project, developer of publishing software used by thousands of scholarly journals continues to be among those leading innovation in scholarly publishing with its introduction of article level metrics (ALMs). The purpose of ALMs is to provide a more accurate means for measuring the impact of research at the article level rather than the […]

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Welcome to the new PKP website!

September 17th, 2013 by  | 10 Comments

As you may know, the last couple months the PKP team has been hard at work designing our new website; and today we unveil the result! After many years, our old website had grown to contain so much information and content that it had become quite a maze. With this new website we present anything […]

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PKP August 2013 Newsletter

August 14th, 2013 by  | Comments Off on PKP August 2013 Newsletter

Presenting the August issue of the PKP newsletter, where you will find the latest news about the PKP 2013 conference program, a pre-announcement of our new website, and links to a new publication and OMP webinar.

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OCUL-PKP Librarian, Publisher Webinar this July 31

July 29th, 2013 by  | Comments Off on OCUL-PKP Librarian, Publisher Webinar this July 31

Are you considering hosting or managing a journal? Do you work with students who want to start one? Are you wondering about the time commitment, workload, and logistics of the process? This summer, the OCUL-PKP partnership group is hosting a webinar series entitled Librarian, Publisher. The series is designed for those at the early stages […]

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PKP 2013 is only one month away!

July 14th, 2013 by  | Comments Off on PKP 2013 is only one month away!

The PKP Scholarly Publishing Conference in Mexico City is only one month away (August 19-21)! Register online now.

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PKP Newsletter – April 2013

April 26th, 2013 by  | Comments Off on PKP Newsletter – April 2013

As Spring is finally starting to push its way through, the Public Knowledge Project team presents the second issue of the PKP newsletter, with an overview of developments during the first quarter of 2013. In this issue you will find news about the release of OMP 1.0; OJS 2.4.2; the PKP Scholarly Publishing 2013 conference; […]

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PKP Scholarly Publishing Conference 2013 – First confirmed speakers

February 6th, 2013 by  | Comments Off on PKP Scholarly Publishing Conference 2013 – First confirmed speakers

The Public Knowledge Project (PKP) and the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) are pleased to announce the first confirmed speakers for the Fourth PKP International Scholarly Publishing Conference, which will be held from August 19-21, 2013 in Mexico City, Mexico. Confirmed speakers so far include Lars Björnshauge (DOAJ), Heather Joseph (SPARC), Emir Suaiden (IBICT, […]

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Introducing the PKP Newsletter

January 9th, 2013 by  | Comments Off on Introducing the PKP Newsletter

We would like to take a moment to introduce you to the new PKP Newsletter, which you will find here: PKP Newsletter January 2013 One of our resolutions for 2013 is to keep our partners, sponsors, and the whole PKP community up to date on not only software developments, but also on innovative research projects, planned presentations […]

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