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Open Access Author Fund Launched

Allan Groen, Qatar National Library’s Associate Director for Public Services, announced the launch of the Open Access Author Fund, which pays article processing fees for publication in OA journals.

QScience To Use Rubriq’s Peer Review Scorecard

Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation in new partnership with Rubriq, complementing its own peer review process for journals on QScience.com with Rubriq’s ground-breaking scorecard, a standardized, independent peer review tool, developed to speed publication and increase trust in the peer review process.

Librarians Get to Grips with Copyright

The thin line between freedom of access to information and authors’ rights to protect their creations, came under the spotlight at the recent Copyright Symposium held by the Distributed eLibrary, at Weill Cornell Medical College Qatar.