Stated policies and policy directives

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UKSG’s Code of Practice for the Transfer of Serial Titles

Theme: Facilitating access, Publishing and disseminating
Type: Policy Statements
Added: 08 September 2010
This responds to the expressed needs of the scholarly journal community for consistent guidelines to help publishers ensure that journal content remains easily accessible by librarians and readers when there is a transfer between parties, and to ensure that the transfer process occurs with minimum disruption.

ALA Statements and Policies on Intellectual Freedom

Theme: Ensuring recognition and reward, Publishing and disseminating
Type: Policy Statements
Added: 07 September 2010
The Office for Intellectual Freedom within the American Library Association (ALA) is charged with implementingALA policies concerning intellectual freedom, which are guided by the principles in the Association’s policy on free access to libraries and library materials.

Panton Principles for Open Data in Science

Theme: Facilitating access, Publishing and disseminating
Type: Policy Statements
Added: 05 September 2010
These principles are stated on the basis of Science being based around building on, reusing and openly criticising the published body of scientific knowledge. 

Springer Open Choice

Theme: Facilitating access, Publishing and disseminating
Type: Policy Statements
Added: 04 September 2010
Springer Open Choice initiative allows authors to decide how their articles are published in the Springer journals: Springer Open Choice is available for articles submitted to the majority of its journals.

Jorum Policy documents

Theme: Ensuring recognition and reward, Publishing and disseminating
Type: Policy Statements
Added: 04 September 2010
Jorum identifies itself as a service for the UK Further and Higher Education to collect and share learning and teaching materials, allowing their reuse and repurposing.

Ethical guidelines for ‘European Journal of Endocrinology’

Theme: Publishing and disseminating
Type: Policy Statements
Added: 03 September 2010
European Journal of Endocrinology presents its commitment to integrity in scientific research through this page of policy statements.

Infrastructure for Spatial Information in Europe (INSPIRE)

Theme: Assuring quality of research, Publishing and disseminating
Type: Policy Statements
Added: 02 September 2010
INSPIRE is based on the infrastructures for spatial information established and operated by the 27 Member States of the European Union. 

SSR’s Ethical Guidelines for Publication of Research Results

Theme: Assuring quality of research, Publishing and disseminating
Type: Policy Statements
Added: 02 September 2010
The Society for the Study of Reproduction (SSR) are among several academic and scholarly societies that publish journals who wish to publicise that they are dedicated to maintaining the highest standards of ethical behavior for publication in their journals.

Collection and Preservation of UK Offline and Online Publications

Theme: Long-term preservation, Publishing and disseminating
Type: Policy Statements
Added: 31 August 2010
Legal deposit is a legal requirement that a person or group submit copies of their printed publications to the British Library and, on their request, the other deposit libraries (the National Library of Scotland; the National Library of Wales; the Bodleian Library, Oxford; the University Library, Cambridge; and the Library of Trinity College, Dublin) so that they can to be preserved for the benefit of future generations and become part of the national heritage.


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