Q&A: recent changes in the scientific publishing system

Dienstag, 9. Februar 2021 13:00

Zoom Meeting: Anfrage Dr. ChristianeM Losert-Valiente Kroon

Brigitte Kromp, head of the Austrian Central Library for Physics and Chemistry Library, and Guido Blechl, head of the Open Access Office of the Vienna University Library, will give an overview of recent developments in the publishing sector and answer your questions on the resulting impact on your research publications.

  • Overview of the current status of Plan S focusing on the eligibility criteria of the Austrian Science Fund FWF
  • Introduction on transformative journals with a particular emphasis on Nature and Nature branded journals and the recent changes in article processing charge (APC)
  • Eligibility criteria for support by the University of Vienna or the Vienna University Library
  • Presentation of the new tool of "Journal Eligibility Check" of the Vienna University Library
The slides shown during the event can be downloaded here.