A few reflections on a PhD so far

The third and final year of my PhD is starting now, and I thought I’d share a few reflections on the process as I’ve experienced it. One thing that has surprised me is that I’ve not actually been as open with my own practices as I thought I would be. Of course, all publications I’ve […]

Report on offset agreements: Year two

Last October I published the first of three annual reports evaluating the offset agreements negotiated by Jisc Collections with academic journal publishers. These agreements are designed to reduce the overall cost to academic libraries of supporting scholarly publishing by ‘offsetting’ the costs of journal subscriptions and open access article processing charges (APCs) against each other. […]