Going beyond the search bar: database publishing and how database usage can be measured
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Meeting the OA2020 challenge in 2020
Where are we on the path to an open future?
Finding the science in social media
At Springer Nature we believe that social media is a vital tool for everyone involved in the academic research and publishing process.
Can research change the world?
Springer Nature believes that great multidisciplinary research needs to be informing global discussions.
Why being 'open' matters
Why does open access matter? What is it enabling us as a community to do? How does it support the wider goal of open research? Steven Inchcoombe reflects.
Making Open Data a central part of Open Research: Steps publishers can and should take today
Attitudes to data sharing are changing, but clear gaps in how researchers are being supported remain. What steps can publishers take today? Grace Baynes explores.
Research Practices in the wake of COVID-19: Busting open the myths around open data
Springer Nature. Figshare and Digital Science report on COVID-19's impact on open data and research practices.
What is needed to drive the OA transition in 2020?
Susie Winter considers what needs to happen in 2020 to make the OA transition a reality.