American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) Supports the OPEN Government Data Act (S. 760)

by on April 7, 2017 5:13 pm
The American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) supports the OPEN Government Data Act (S. 760) — hooray! Please see here for a 5 April 2017 letter to members of the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives signed by the AALL and others. Law Librarian Blog very helpfully emphasizes the following specific portion of that… Read more American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) Supports the OPEN Government Data Act (S. 760)

"Free Law Project" is Downloading All Free Opinions and Orders from PACER

by on April 7, 2017 5:03 pm
The Free Law Project is downloading all free opinions and orders from PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records] — hooray! For some reporting on this, please see here.

Survey Study of Just Who Among United Kingdom (UK) Academics Supports Open Access (OA)...

by on April 2, 2017 8:47 am
…apparently — in general terms, in the United Kingdom (UK) — Medical and Life Sciences, plus Natural Sciences and Engineering, Researchers, and Not Researchers in Arts and Humanities and the Social Sciences. Please see: Who support open access publishing? Gender, discipline, seniority and other factors associated with academics’ OA practice | Scientometrics | (March 2017) |… Read more Survey Study of Just Who Among United Kingdom (UK) Academics Supports Open Access (OA)...