Knowledge Unlatched seeks cooperation from a widening array of libraries in converting more agreements and titles to open access.
Knowledge Unlatched will receive funding from the German ministry of education and research to improve sustainable open-access publishing.
In a project to take Pluto Journals to open access, Knowledge Unlatched has used the Libraria Subscription-to-Open model.
Speakers at the debut Frankfurt Academic Conference, held online, examined how the coronavirus pandemic and open access are influencing academic publishing.
The two-day Frankfurt Academic Conference program looks at how publishers and libraries are managing open access and the pandemic.
The new arrangement with the European Investment Bank in Luxembourg already comprises almost 60 reports on the Knowledge Unlatched platform.
Responding to researchers’ need for unfettered open-access content, Sven Fund’s Knowledge Unlatched and its partners have created the Open Research Library.
Using crowdfunding and BiblioLabs’ online library access, Knowledge Unlatched is making open access work for the humanities and social sciences.