Asia Pacific

National Library of Indonesia prepares to open to public

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China releases catalog of key publications for rural libraries

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Critics over National Library of Australia’s decision on cease collecting material on most APAC countries

Taiwan: Reading festival wins American Library Association award

New Zealand: experience sharing of library reopening

Data

Japan: Hackathon at the NDL

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Digital Science reports that just 10% of global research output relates to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals

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Digital Science partners China tech firm on COVID-19 portal

Huge COVID-19 output prompting ‘sea change’ in access to research

COVID-19 highlights the wisdom of the academic crowd

eBooks

COVID-19 and US Libraries: e-Books and intellectual property issues

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Singapore: NLB increases digital offerings during circuit breaker period

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India: e-library mobile app sees exponential growth in downloads during COVID-19 lockdown

New Zealand: thousands sign up to borrow ebooks, audiobooks during lockdown

Macmillan abandons library e-book embargo

Call for applications: World Book Capital 2022

Education

Textbook publishers sued by college students claiming giants conspired to illegally monopolize

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An opportunity for East Asia? Global student flows to suffer ‘massive hit’ for years

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The COVID-19 online pivot: adapting university teaching to social distancing

UNESCO guide on distance learning solutions to mitigate COVID-19 school closures

Free educational resources provided to learners affected by coronavirus outbreak

Information Literacy

Kuala Lumpur opens its World Book Capital year

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National Library of New Zealand to support reading at home

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World Book Day celebrated online amid COVID-19

How to spot fake news at a time of COVID-19

Why is it so hard to stop COVID-19 misinformation spreading on social media?

Taiwan busts biggest piracy movie website

Open Access

Oxford University Press and National Science Library, Chinese Academy of Sciences agree first Read & Publish deal in China

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Open-access science funders announce price transparency rules for publishers

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Journal ‘Nature’ to join open-access Plan S

A better understanding of APC funding sources could accelerate the transition to open access

cOAlition S publishes updated criteria for Transformative Journals

 
 

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