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I blogged at [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Google%2B Google Plus] (G+) from July 9, 2011 to November 5, 2018. When Google [https://www.blog.google/technology/safety-security/project-strobe/ announced] in October 2018 that it would terminate G+ for users like me, and delete all our posts, I began saving mine to the [https://archive.org/ Internet Archive] (IA) and other locations. IA is also [https://www.reddit.com/r/plexodus/comments/az285j/saving_of_public_google_content_at_the_internet/ trying on its own] to capture all the public G+ posts from all G+ users. I hope to say more later on how these efforts turn out. Meantime, here are my ''major'' G+ posts. I list them here with the original G+ URLs (even if they become useless after April 2, 2019) and the newer, permanent IA URLs. —[[Peter_Suber|Peter Suber]].
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I blogged at [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Google%2B Google Plus] (G+) from July 9, 2011 to November 5, 2018. In October 2018, Google [https://www.blog.google/technology/safety-security/project-strobe/ announced] that it would terminate G+ for users like me, and delete all our posts. I was [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301193159/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/1Fc9YY6qdgy not happy] about it.
* Altogether I wrote more than 1,400 posts for G+. Here I list 63.
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* For my older blog, [https://legacy.earlham.edu/~peters/fos/fosblog.html ''Open Access News''] (2002-2010), see [[History_of_open_access#Open_Access_News_.282002-2010.29 | my details elsewhere]].  
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I began saving my G+ posts to the [https://archive.org/ Internet Archive] (IA) and [https://conifer.rhizome.org/ Conifer] (then called WebRecorder). I saved a small fraction to the IA, and [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019 nearly all of them to Conifer].
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Here are some of my ''major'' G+ posts. I list them here with the original G+ URLs (even if they're mostly useless after April 2019) and the newer, permanent URLs for preservation copies at IA and Conifer. &mdash;[[Peter_Suber|Peter Suber]].
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* Altogether I wrote more than 1,400 posts for G+.  
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* Here I list 80. I started with a smaller number, added more over time, and may add more in the future.
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* For my older blog, [https://legacy.earlham.edu/~peters/fos/fosblog.html ''Open Access News''] (2002-2010), see [[History_of_open_access#Open_Access_News_.282002-2010.29 | my details elsewhere]]. Likewise, for my [https://suber.pubpub.org/ current blog] (2020 &mdash;), see [[History_of_open_access#PubPub_blog_.282020_-_present.29 | my details elsewhere]].
 
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Reasons not to pay APCs at hybrid journals, November 5, 2018. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/5kym9NzEXvY At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20181105194403/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/5kym9NzEXvY At IA].
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Reasons not to pay APCs at hybrid journals, November 5, 2018. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/5kym9NzEXvY At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20181105194403/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/5kym9NzEXvY At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301193159/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/5kym9NzEXvY At Conifer.]
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A short open letter to Google on minimizing the damage of shutting down Google Plus, October 20, 2018. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/1Fc9YY6qdgy At G+.] [https://web.archive.org/web/20181111205313/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/1Fc9YY6qdgy At IA.] [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301193159/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/1Fc9YY6qdgy At Conifer.]
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Readings for Open Access Week 2018, October 19, 2018. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/RHJoHGb8cJQ At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20181019131229/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/RHJoHGb8cJQ At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301192510/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/RHJoHGb8cJQ At Conifer.]
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Elaborating on a tweet, September 10, 2018. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/jVNiu9V4Xmj At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20181009131208/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/jVNiu9V4Xmj At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301193221/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/jVNiu9V4Xmj At Conifer.]
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Thoughts on Plan S, September 4, 2018. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/iGEFpdYY9dr At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20180905021030/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/iGEFpdYY9dr At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301193554/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/iGEFpdYY9dr At Conifer.]
  
A short open letter to Google on minimizing the damage of shutting down Google Plus, October 20, 2018. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/1Fc9YY6qdgy At G+.] [https://web.archive.org/web/20181111205313/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/1Fc9YY6qdgy At IA.]
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[Spam request from a spam journal], July 23, 2018. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/6DfDZABMNSv At G+]. [http://web.archive.org/web/20180801143627/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/6DfDZABMNSv At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301210651/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/6DfDZABMNSv At Conifer].
  
Readings for Open Access Week 2018, October 19, 2018. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/RHJoHGb8cJQ At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20181019131229/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/RHJoHGb8cJQ At IA].
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China is restricting the export of science, July 23, 2018. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/fCnMr6Bf5uj At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20180801143635/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/fCnMr6Bf5uj At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301193615/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/fCnMr6Bf5uj At Conifer].
  
Elaborating on a tweet, September 10, 2018. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/jVNiu9V4Xmj At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20181009131208/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/jVNiu9V4Xmj At IA].
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Darrell Issa as co-winner of this year's ALA James Madison Award, March 11, 2018. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/4yVb4gACoc8 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20180312230315/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/4yVb4gACoc8 At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301193803/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/4yVb4gACoc8 At Conifer.]
  
Thoughts on Plan S, September 4, 2018. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/iGEFpdYY9dr At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20180905021030/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/iGEFpdYY9dr At IA].
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Another side of academic freedom: Freedom from undue corporate influence, February 26, 2018. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/RAoUyEVmDUh At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20180306220232/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/RAoUyEVmDUh At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301195414/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/RAoUyEVmDUh At Conifer.]
  
China is restricting the export of science, July 23, 2018. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/fCnMr6Bf5uj At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20180801143635/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/fCnMr6Bf5uj At IA].  
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Half a dozen reasons why I support the Jussieu Call for Open Science and Bibliodiversity, November 11, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/DwXSjcDKGJA At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20181124201555/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/DwXSjcDKGJA At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301195447/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/DwXSjcDKGJA At Conifer.]
  
Darrell Issa as co-winner of this year's ALA James Madison Award, March 11, 2018. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/4yVb4gACoc8 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20180312230315/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/4yVb4gACoc8 At IA].
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Still true: 70% of peer-reviewed OA journals charge no APCs, October 26, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/aaAknRyN9cs At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20171026165637/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/aaAknRyN9cs At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301200141/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/aaAknRyN9cs At Conifer.]
  
Another side of academic freedom: Freedom from undue corporate influence, February 26, 2018. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/RAoUyEVmDUh At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20180306220232/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/RAoUyEVmDUh At IA].
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[Comparing sexual assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein, Bill Cosby and Donald Trump], October 16, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/GYSzoQnz7Kp At G+]. [http://web.archive.org/web/20171017190720/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/GYSzoQnz7Kp At IA]. [At Conifer].  
  
Half a dozen reasons why I support the Jussieu Call for Open Science and Bibliodiversity, November 11, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/DwXSjcDKGJA At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20181124201555/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/DwXSjcDKGJA At IA.]
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Student programming volunteers assist an #openaccess project. Let's generalize this idea. October 8, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/D4E8HoqVqaW At G+]. [http://web.archive.org/web/20171017190729/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/D4E8HoqVqaW At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301200141/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/D4E8HoqVqaW At Conifer].
  
Still true: 70% of peer-reviewed OA journals charge no APCs, October 26, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/aaAknRyN9cs At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20171026165637/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/aaAknRyN9cs At IA].
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Correcting the record on the Harvard OA license, July 27, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZeHjk1v5vCS At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20170810134543/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZeHjk1v5vCS At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301200246/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZeHjk1v5vCS At Conifer.]
  
Correcting the record on the Harvard OA license, July 27, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZeHjk1v5vCS At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20170810134543/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZeHjk1v5vCS At IA].
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[Solicitation from a scam journal], July 21, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/u/0/+PeterSuber/posts/CcyhJ7NudEh At G+]. [http://web.archive.org/web/*/%20https://plus.google.com/u/0/+PeterSuber/posts/CcyhJ7NudEh At IA]. [At Conifer].
  
Some evidence of the demand for research literature by nonprofessionals, July 19, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Mx3eCDyebjY At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20170810134605/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Mx3eCDyebjY At IA].
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Some evidence of the demand for research literature by nonprofessionals, July 19, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Mx3eCDyebjY At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20170810134605/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Mx3eCDyebjY At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301200854/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Mx3eCDyebjY At Conifer.]
  
Evaluating an OA journal you haven't heard of, April 27, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/3NpMXqo2KiJ At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20181226203005/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/3NpMXqo2KiJ At IA].
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Evaluating an OA journal you haven't heard of, April 27, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/3NpMXqo2KiJ At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20181226203005/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/3NpMXqo2KiJ At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301200959/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/3NpMXqo2KiJ At Conifer.]
  
Gates Foundation pressuring journals or vice versa? January 13, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/dU6tWcorZEV At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20180308171435/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/dU6tWcorZEV At IA].
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How US OA policies are faring under Trump, April 2, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/JqoKHmHWrgy At G+]. [http://web.archive.org/web/20181226205607/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/JqoKHmHWrgy At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301201708/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/JqoKHmHWrgy At Conifer.]
  
Journalists who fear that open access to public records will encroach on their scoops and exclusivity, October 1, 2016. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/AGFrUPGhGUR At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190119213810/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/AGFrUPGhGUR At IA].
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Happy 15th birthday to the Budapest Open Access Initiative, February 14, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/4jsUebNCqSt At G+]. [http://web.archive.org/web/20181226204429/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/4jsUebNCqSt At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301201843/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/4jsUebNCqSt At Conifer.]
  
Counting fee-based and no-fee #openaccess journals, May 24, 2016. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/HjrRDcrZS8p At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190210214706/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/HjrRDcrZS8p At IA].
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Mark Walport to oversee the public funding of research in the UK, February 10, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/LRANyCQFTdv At G+]. [http://web.archive.org/web/20181226204154/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/LRANyCQFTdv At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301202700/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/LRANyCQFTdv At Conifer.]
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Gates Foundation pressuring journals or vice versa? January 13, 2017. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/dU6tWcorZEV At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20180308171435/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/dU6tWcorZEV At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301202741/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/dU6tWcorZEV At Conifer.]
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Journalists who fear that open access to public records will encroach on their scoops and exclusivity, October 1, 2016. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/AGFrUPGhGUR At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190119213810/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/AGFrUPGhGUR At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301203105/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/AGFrUPGhGUR At Conifer.]
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Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on science, September 23, 2016. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Nqhi6sEt1s3 At G+]. [http://web.archive.org/web/20190119214026/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Nqhi6sEt1s3 At IA].  [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301210651/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Nqhi6sEt1s3 At Conifer.]
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Not long-winded, just careful, July 22, 2016. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/7p45yCCDgE2 At G+]. [http://web.archive.org/web/20190119214727/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/7p45yCCDgE2 At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301210711/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/7p45yCCDgE2 At Conifer.]
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More evidence that faculty can accept large-scale journal cancellations, July 4, 2016. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/G9wWLUhUomY At G+]. [http://web.archive.org/web/20190119215136/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/G9wWLUhUomY At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190302192709/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/G9wWLUhUomY At Conifer.]
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Counting fee-based and no-fee #openaccess journals, May 24, 2016. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/HjrRDcrZS8p At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190210214706/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/HjrRDcrZS8p At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190302192709/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/G9wWLUhUomY At Conifer.]
 
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FWIW, I made the IA copies in reverse chrono order, using the IA Chrome extension. All the ones above had HTTP URLs and all the ones below had HTTPS URLs. Looks like IA changed its practice while I was in the middle of this job. I tried changing some of the URLs above to HTTPS and they still worked. Hence, trusting that sample, I changed the rest of the URLs above to HTTPs. I haven't changed any of the URLs below. -->
 
FWIW, I made the IA copies in reverse chrono order, using the IA Chrome extension. All the ones above had HTTP URLs and all the ones below had HTTPS URLs. Looks like IA changed its practice while I was in the middle of this job. I tried changing some of the URLs above to HTTPS and they still worked. Hence, trusting that sample, I changed the rest of the URLs above to HTTPs. I haven't changed any of the URLs below. -->
  
A few thoughts on Sci-Hub, March 13, 2016. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/j7vzhVkXG1t At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190211221139/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/j7vzhVkXG1t At IA].
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A few thoughts on Sci-Hub, March 13, 2016. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/j7vzhVkXG1t At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190211221139/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/j7vzhVkXG1t At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190302193131/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/j7vzhVkXG1t At Conifer.]
  
Comments on the VSNU-Elsevier deal, December 12, 2015. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Kew4R9A1Jgs At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190215212225/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Kew4R9A1Jgs At IA].
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Comments on the VSNU-Elsevier deal, December 12, 2015. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Kew4R9A1Jgs At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190215212225/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Kew4R9A1Jgs At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190302194626/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Kew4R9A1Jgs At Conifer.]
  
How can the US can help France? November 16, 2015. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/YTEYReT11Dy At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190215212544/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/YTEYReT11Dy At IA].
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How can the US can help France? November 16, 2015. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/YTEYReT11Dy At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190215212544/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/YTEYReT11Dy At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190302203422/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/YTEYReT11Dy At Conifer.]
  
Time to consider OA mandates from ethics committees, October 20, 2015. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/UrBLHuBejBM At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190215213207/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/UrBLHuBejBM At IA].
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Confirmed again: high quality and #openaccess go hand in hand. November 12, 2015. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/SGgBcRGmmPH At G+]. [http://web.archive.org/web/20190215212659/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/SGgBcRGmmPH At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190301200407/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/SGgBcRGmmPH At Conifer].
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Time to consider OA mandates from ethics committees, October 20, 2015. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/UrBLHuBejBM At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190215213207/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/UrBLHuBejBM At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190302201426/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/UrBLHuBejBM At Conifer.]
 
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Plum job for the right person, August 26, 2015. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Vjzc1bWwbS1 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190217203220/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Vjzc1bWwbS1 At IA]. -->
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Plum job for the right person, August 26, 2015. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Vjzc1bWwbS1 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190217203220/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Vjzc1bWwbS1 At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190302200920/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Vjzc1bWwbS1 At Conifer.] -->
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Robin Peek, 1958-2015, August 25, 2015. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/JyPQbtDRbNf At G+]. [http://web.archive.org/web/20190217203357/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/JyPQbtDRbNf At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190302202331/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/JyPQbtDRbNf At Conifer.]
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Publishers arguing badly for longer embargoes, again, April 21, 2015. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/DBXeA1ufCfw At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190217205738/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/DBXeA1ufCfw At IA].  [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190302204002/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/DBXeA1ufCfw At Conifer.]
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New OA mandate from the US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), February 9, 2015. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/fVTsMRgWTMu At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190217205929/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/fVTsMRgWTMu At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190302205213/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/fVTsMRgWTMu At Conifer.]
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Harvard's 11 announcements for Open Access Week 2014, October 24, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/3SJmA6MVj75 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316204221/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/3SJmA6MVj75 At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190302205501/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/3SJmA6MVj75 At Conifer.]
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The next frontier: beaming open-access articles by satellite beyond the conventional internet, September 26, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/g5cNcNY1z8H At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316204304/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/g5cNcNY1z8H At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190304212453/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/g5cNcNY1z8H At Conifer.]
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The last Word, August 16, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ErCof6Q6C8K At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316204410/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/ErCof6Q6C8K At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190304213827/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ErCof6Q6C8K At Conifer.]
  
New OA mandate from the US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), February 9, 2015. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/fVTsMRgWTMu At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190217205929/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/fVTsMRgWTMu At IA].
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The open-access policy from the Department of Energy, August 4, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZHRXEvLoq4n At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316204503/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/ZHRXEvLoq4n At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190310203113/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZHRXEvLoq4n At Conifer.]
  
Harvard's 11 announcements for Open Access Week 2014, October 24, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/3SJmA6MVj75 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316204221/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/3SJmA6MVj75 At IA].
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Elsevier's 50-day tease, June 20, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ao1moDDHZVn At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316204551/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/ao1moDDHZVn At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190310203740/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ao1moDDHZVn At Conifer.]
  
The next frontier: beaming open-access articles by satellite beyond the conventional internet, September 26, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/g5cNcNY1z8H At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316204304/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/g5cNcNY1z8H At IA].
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Don't buy the IEEE edition of my book, May 31, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/bpLMka3QC7y At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316204625/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/bpLMka3QC7y At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190310205021/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/bpLMka3QC7y At Conifer.]
  
The last Word, August 16, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ErCof6Q6C8K At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316204410/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/ErCof6Q6C8K At IA].
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Large majority of small sample of society publishers fears open access, May 27, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/GNTretnAHMR At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316204711/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/GNTretnAHMR At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190310211507/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/GNTretnAHMR At Conifer.]
  
The open-access policy from the Department of Energy, August 4, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZHRXEvLoq4n At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316204503/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/ZHRXEvLoq4n At IA].
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Allowing unembargoed green OA is good for business, January 26, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Nom9Z2A3f18 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190312202302/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Nom9Z2A3f18 At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190310211823/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Nom9Z2A3f18 At Conifer.]
  
Elsevier's 50-day tease, June 20, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ao1moDDHZVn At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316204551/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/ao1moDDHZVn At IA].
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New open-access mandates in the US, January 17, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/BxaAbKqv5HS At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190312203225/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/BxaAbKqv5HS At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190312202147/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/BxaAbKqv5HS At Conifer.]
  
Don't buy the IEEE edition of my book, May 31, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/bpLMka3QC7y At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316204625/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/bpLMka3QC7y At IA].
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What doesn't justify longer embargoes on publicly-funded research, January 11, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/gPRFVdDD8Dg At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190312203625/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/gPRFVdDD8Dg At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190312203122/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/gPRFVdDD8Dg At Conifer.]
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* [https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/impactofsocialsciences/2014/01/14/suber-embargoes-on-publicly-funded-research/ Reprinted] on the LSE blog, January 14, 2014.
  
Large majority of small sample of society publishers fears open access, May 27, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/GNTretnAHMR At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316204711/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/GNTretnAHMR At IA].
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NISO proposal for metadata to describe varieties of open access, January 6, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/YRMwdebN4aS At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190312204024/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/YRMwdebN4aS At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190312203539/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/YRMwdebN4aS At Conifer.]
  
Allowing unembargoed green OA is good for business, January 26, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Nom9Z2A3f18 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190312202302/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Nom9Z2A3f18 At IA].
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Will the Netherlands mandate gold open access? November 17, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/GaicErwTTeL At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313174438/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/GaicErwTTeL At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190312203843/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/GaicErwTTeL At Conifer.]
  
New open-access mandates in the US, January 17, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/BxaAbKqv5HS. At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190312203225/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/BxaAbKqv5HS At IA].
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Victory for Google over the Authors Guild: Victory for opt-out mass digitization, search indexing, fair use, and the public interest, November 14, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/B1NKEAZEKJv At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313174651/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/B1NKEAZEKJv At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190313174325/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/B1NKEAZEKJv At Conifer.]
  
What doesn't justify longer embargoes on publicly-funded research, January 11, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/gPRFVdDD8Dg At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190312203625/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/gPRFVdDD8Dg At IA].
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Update on my book on open access, October 23, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/QUjKAjTEbCv At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313175345/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/QUjKAjTEbCv At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190313174609/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/QUjKAjTEbCv At Conifer.]
  
NISO proposal for metadata to describe varieties of open access, January 6, 2014. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/YRMwdebN4aS At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190312204024/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/YRMwdebN4aS At IA].
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2009 reflection on the 2013 Bohannon sting, October 7, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/JF4tHx3GeyW At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313181042/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/JF4tHx3GeyW At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190313175254/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/JF4tHx3GeyW At Conifer.]
  
Will the Netherlands mandate gold open access? November 17, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/GaicErwTTeL At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313174438/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/GaicErwTTeL At IA].
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New "sting" of weak open-access journals, October 3, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/CRHeCAtQqGq At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313181320/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/CRHeCAtQqGq At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190313180902/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/CRHeCAtQqGq At Conifer.]
  
Victory for Google over the Authors Guild: Victory for opt-out mass digitization, search indexing, fair use, and the public interest, November 14, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/B1NKEAZEKJv At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313174651/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/B1NKEAZEKJv At IA].
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Research project for computer scientists. September 16, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/hRuUsJgiwXR At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313182515/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/hRuUsJgiwXR At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190313181231/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/hRuUsJgiwXR At Conifer.]
  
Update on my book on open access, October 23, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/QUjKAjTEbCv At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313175345/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/QUjKAjTEbCv At IA].
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800+ scholarly societies embrace open access. Update, September 16, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/8QQbP8meBZg At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313182714/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/8QQbP8meBZg At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190313182423/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/8QQbP8meBZg At Conifer.]
  
2009 reflection on the 2013 Bohannon sting, October 7, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/JF4tHx3GeyW At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313181042/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/JF4tHx3GeyW At IA].
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A major new report calls on the UK to improve its "mistaken" OA policy, September 9, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/NiWFp9ivA9m At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313183333/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/NiWFp9ivA9m At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190313182423/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/NiWFp9ivA9m At Conifer.]
  
New "sting" of weak open-access journals, October 3, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/CRHeCAtQqGq At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313181320/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/CRHeCAtQqGq At IA].
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Where are the federal agency open-access policies? August 23, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/FXM1z2euiRy At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313184229/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/FXM1z2euiRy At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190313183225/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/FXM1z2euiRy At Conifer.]
  
Research project for computer scientists. September 16, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/hRuUsJgiwXR At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313182515/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/hRuUsJgiwXR At IA].
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Once more: There's seldom a trade-off between prestige and open access, June 9, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Bq34RGD7ao5 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313192246/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Bq34RGD7ao5 At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190313184146/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Bq34RGD7ao5 At Conifer.]
  
800+ scholarly societies embrace open access. Update, September 16, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/8QQbP8meBZg At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313182714/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/8QQbP8meBZg At IA].
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[Comments on CHORUS], June 7, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Bma1hY64dQy At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313192645/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Bma1hY64dQy At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190313192041/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Bma1hY64dQy At Conifer.]
  
A major new report calls on the UK to improve its "mistaken" OA policy, September 9, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/NiWFp9ivA9m At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313183333/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/NiWFp9ivA9m At IA].
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Wellcome Trust extends its OA mandate from articles to books, May 30, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZvdLRDWezV9 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313192953/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZvdLRDWezV9 At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190313192420/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZvdLRDWezV9 At Conifer.]
  
Where are the federal agency open-access policies? August 23, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/FXM1z2euiRy At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313184229/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/FXM1z2euiRy At IA].
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We can do better than journal impact factors, May 18, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/D6DvAfW5MT4 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313193915/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/D6DvAfW5MT4 At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190313192858/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/D6DvAfW5MT4 At Conifer.]
  
Once more: There's seldom a trade-off between prestige and open access, June 9, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Bq34RGD7ao5 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313192246/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Bq34RGD7ao5 At IA].
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Elsevier, NewsCorp, Facebook, and Yahoo join ignorant attack on open access, May 17, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZVMLUuWNYyH At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313194307/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZVMLUuWNYyH At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190313193816/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZVMLUuWNYyH At Conifer.]
  
[Comments on CHORUS], June 7, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Bma1hY64dQy At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313192645/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/Bma1hY64dQy At IA].
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Open letters from Nobel laureates supporting open access, April 30, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/DcebHLqQzQm At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313201653/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/DcebHLqQzQm At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190313194225/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/DcebHLqQzQm At Conifer.]
  
Wellcome Trust extends its OA mandate from articles to books, May 30, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZvdLRDWezV9 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313192953/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZvdLRDWezV9 At IA].
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A misleading survey, April 5, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/K1UE3XDk9E9 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314195605/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/K1UE3XDk9E9 At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190313201524/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/K1UE3XDk9E9 At Conifer.]
  
We can do better than journal impact factors, May 18, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/D6DvAfW5MT4 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313193915/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/D6DvAfW5MT4 At IA].
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Creationists still hoping that OA will boost their cause, April 3, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/HBJwuCzwNsZ At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314195852/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/HBJwuCzwNsZ At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190314195459/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/HBJwuCzwNsZ At Conifer.]
  
Elsevier, NewsCorp, Facebook, and Yahoo join ignorant attack on open access, May 17, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZVMLUuWNYyH At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313194307/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/ZVMLUuWNYyH At IA].
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Some numbers from the Directory of Open Access Journals, March 27, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/iSR2spVGFUL At G+]. [At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190322202208/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/iSR2spVGFUL At Conifer].  
  
Open letters from Nobel laureates supporting open access, April 30, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/DcebHLqQzQm At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190313201653/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/DcebHLqQzQm At IA].
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Second shoe drops: new White House Directive mandates OA, February 22, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/8hzviMJeVHJ At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314201417/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/8hzviMJeVHJ At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190314195732/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/8hzviMJeVHJ At Conifer.]
  
A misleading survey, April 5, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/K1UE3XDk9E9 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314195605/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/K1UE3XDk9E9 At IA].
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The legal threats against Jeffrey Beall, February 16, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/A6sreLbmcmQ At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314201953/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/A6sreLbmcmQ At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190314201320/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/A6sreLbmcmQ At Conifer.]
  
Creationists still hoping that OA will boost their cause, April 3, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/HBJwuCzwNsZ At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314195852/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/HBJwuCzwNsZ At IA].
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Major new bill mandating open access introduced in Congress, February 14, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/FZFvDhBLTzE At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314202229/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/FZFvDhBLTzE At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190314201855/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/FZFvDhBLTzE At Conifer.]
  
Second shoe drops: new White House Directive mandates OA, February 22, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/8hzviMJeVHJ At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314201417/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/8hzviMJeVHJ At IA].
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How often do authors at fee-based OA journals pay the fees out of pocket? February 1, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/KEff1VvD7Ur At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314202806/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/KEff1VvD7Ur At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190314202142/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/KEff1VvD7Ur At Conifer.]
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* Continued in a [https://suber.pubpub.org/pub/j1jk6hu9 new blog post] from May 13, 2020, which I hope to keep up to date.
  
The legal threats against Jeffrey Beall, February 16, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/A6sreLbmcmQ At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314201953/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/A6sreLbmcmQ At IA].
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Aaron Swartz, 1986-2013. January 12, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/SfSPrspa6bD At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314203648/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/SfSPrspa6bD At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190314202711/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/SfSPrspa6bD At Conifer.]
  
Major new bill mandating open access introduced in Congress, February 14, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/FZFvDhBLTzE At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314202229/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/FZFvDhBLTzE At IA].
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Benefits of open access for publishers, December 19, 2012, [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/by23Hpio4xw At G+]. [At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190315190154/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/by23Hpio4xw At Conifer].  
  
How often do authors at fee-based OA journals pay the fees out of pocket? February 1, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/KEff1VvD7Ur At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314202806/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/KEff1VvD7Ur At IA].
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Jeffrey Beall is the target of a dishonest smear campaign, December 8, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/LQVaue6XYev At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314204754/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/LQVaue6XYev At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190314203606/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/LQVaue6XYev At Conifer.]
  
Aaron Swartz, 1986-2013. January 12, 2013. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/SfSPrspa6bD At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314203648/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/SfSPrspa6bD At IA].
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More on how scam journals are giving OA a bad name, December 4, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/F1NMirUhAgL At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314205745/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/F1NMirUhAgL At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190314204652/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/F1NMirUhAgL At Conifer.]
  
Jeffrey Beall is the target of a dishonest smear campaign, December 8, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/LQVaue6XYev At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314204754/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/LQVaue6XYev At IA].
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Open-access journals cost 10-12% less to produce than toll-access journals of the same quality, November 26, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/YhTYjoT2CDw At G+]. [http://web.archive.org/web/20170626232227/https://plus.google.com/+PeterSuber/posts/YhTYjoT2CDw At IA]. [At Conifer].
  
More on how scam journals are giving OA a bad name, December 4, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/F1NMirUhAgL At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190314205745/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/F1NMirUhAgL At IA].
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Weakening the OA policy in the EU, November 15, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/drJqNn5oZNy At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190315181918/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/drJqNn5oZNy At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190314205657/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/drJqNn5oZNy At Conifer.]
  
Weakening the OA policy in the EU, November 15, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/drJqNn5oZNy At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190315181918/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/drJqNn5oZNy At IA].
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Gold OA mandate at AusAID, August 28, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/ToAjhVkfsXY At G+]. [At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190314200200/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/ToAjhVkfsXY At Conifer].  
  
Clarification of the new open-access policy at the Research Councils UK (RCUK), August 22, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/WLGYaT8AEVu At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190315190610/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/WLGYaT8AEVu At IA].
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Clarification of the new open-access policy at the Research Councils UK (RCUK), August 22, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/WLGYaT8AEVu At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190315190610/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/WLGYaT8AEVu At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190315181738/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/WLGYaT8AEVu At Conifer.]
  
More than anyone wants to know about my position on delayed OA for books, even books about OA, June 24, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/27wyU2uxYFw At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316200151/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/27wyU2uxYFw At IA].
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More than anyone wants to know about my position on delayed OA for books, even books about OA, June 24, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/27wyU2uxYFw At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316200151/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/27wyU2uxYFw At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190315190516/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/27wyU2uxYFw At Conifer.]
  
Happy birthday, Nomic, June 16, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/6eFHFA6iyC7 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316201021/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/6eFHFA6iyC7 At IA].
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Happy birthday, Nomic, June 16, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/6eFHFA6iyC7 At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316201021/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/6eFHFA6iyC7 At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190316200001/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/6eFHFA6iyC7 At Conifer.]
  
OA mandates do not violate US copyright law, June 1, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/TxXiwUvi8XR At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316203929/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/TxXiwUvi8XR At IA].
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OA mandates do not violate US copyright law, June 1, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/TxXiwUvi8XR At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190316203929/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/TxXiwUvi8XR At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190316200935/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/TxXiwUvi8XR At Conifer.]
  
My letter to an Elsevier journal, May 9, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/aWHSSL1puoC At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190317214136/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/aWHSSL1puoC At IA].
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My letter to an Elsevier journal, May 9, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/aWHSSL1puoC At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190317214136/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/aWHSSL1puoC At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190316203816/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/aWHSSL1puoC At Conifer.]
  
Comments on the RCUK's draft new OA policy, March 16, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/Y8zPSf5DP5W At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190322202351/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/Y8zPSf5DP5W At IA].
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Comments on the RCUK's draft new OA policy, March 16, 2012. [https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/Y8zPSf5DP5W At G+]. [https://web.archive.org/web/20190322202351/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/Y8zPSf5DP5W At IA]. [https://conifer.rhizome.org/petersuber/peter-suber-g-blog-2011-2019/20190317214008/https://plus.google.com/109377556796183035206/posts/Y8zPSf5DP5W At Conifer.]

Latest revision as of 16:27, 10 August 2021

I blogged at Google Plus (G+) from July 9, 2011 to November 5, 2018. In October 2018, Google announced that it would terminate G+ for users like me, and delete all our posts. I was not happy about it.

I began saving my G+ posts to the Internet Archive (IA) and Conifer (then called WebRecorder). I saved a small fraction to the IA, and nearly all of them to Conifer.

Here are some of my major G+ posts. I list them here with the original G+ URLs (even if they're mostly useless after April 2019) and the newer, permanent URLs for preservation copies at IA and Conifer. —Peter Suber.




Reasons not to pay APCs at hybrid journals, November 5, 2018. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

A short open letter to Google on minimizing the damage of shutting down Google Plus, October 20, 2018. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Readings for Open Access Week 2018, October 19, 2018. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Elaborating on a tweet, September 10, 2018. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Thoughts on Plan S, September 4, 2018. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

[Spam request from a spam journal], July 23, 2018. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

China is restricting the export of science, July 23, 2018. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Darrell Issa as co-winner of this year's ALA James Madison Award, March 11, 2018. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Another side of academic freedom: Freedom from undue corporate influence, February 26, 2018. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Half a dozen reasons why I support the Jussieu Call for Open Science and Bibliodiversity, November 11, 2017. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Still true: 70% of peer-reviewed OA journals charge no APCs, October 26, 2017. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

[Comparing sexual assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein, Bill Cosby and Donald Trump], October 16, 2017. At G+. At IA. [At Conifer].

Student programming volunteers assist an #openaccess project. Let's generalize this idea. October 8, 2017. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Correcting the record on the Harvard OA license, July 27, 2017. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

[Solicitation from a scam journal], July 21, 2017. At G+. At IA. [At Conifer].

Some evidence of the demand for research literature by nonprofessionals, July 19, 2017. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Evaluating an OA journal you haven't heard of, April 27, 2017. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

How US OA policies are faring under Trump, April 2, 2017. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Happy 15th birthday to the Budapest Open Access Initiative, February 14, 2017. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Mark Walport to oversee the public funding of research in the UK, February 10, 2017. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Gates Foundation pressuring journals or vice versa? January 13, 2017. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Journalists who fear that open access to public records will encroach on their scoops and exclusivity, October 1, 2016. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on science, September 23, 2016. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Not long-winded, just careful, July 22, 2016. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

More evidence that faculty can accept large-scale journal cancellations, July 4, 2016. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Counting fee-based and no-fee #openaccess journals, May 24, 2016. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

A few thoughts on Sci-Hub, March 13, 2016. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Comments on the VSNU-Elsevier deal, December 12, 2015. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

How can the US can help France? November 16, 2015. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Confirmed again: high quality and #openaccess go hand in hand. November 12, 2015. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Time to consider OA mandates from ethics committees, October 20, 2015. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Robin Peek, 1958-2015, August 25, 2015. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Publishers arguing badly for longer embargoes, again, April 21, 2015. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

New OA mandate from the US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), February 9, 2015. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Harvard's 11 announcements for Open Access Week 2014, October 24, 2014. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

The next frontier: beaming open-access articles by satellite beyond the conventional internet, September 26, 2014. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

The last Word, August 16, 2014. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

The open-access policy from the Department of Energy, August 4, 2014. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Elsevier's 50-day tease, June 20, 2014. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Don't buy the IEEE edition of my book, May 31, 2014. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Large majority of small sample of society publishers fears open access, May 27, 2014. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Allowing unembargoed green OA is good for business, January 26, 2014. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

New open-access mandates in the US, January 17, 2014. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

What doesn't justify longer embargoes on publicly-funded research, January 11, 2014. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

NISO proposal for metadata to describe varieties of open access, January 6, 2014. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Will the Netherlands mandate gold open access? November 17, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Victory for Google over the Authors Guild: Victory for opt-out mass digitization, search indexing, fair use, and the public interest, November 14, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Update on my book on open access, October 23, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

2009 reflection on the 2013 Bohannon sting, October 7, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

New "sting" of weak open-access journals, October 3, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Research project for computer scientists. September 16, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

800+ scholarly societies embrace open access. Update, September 16, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

A major new report calls on the UK to improve its "mistaken" OA policy, September 9, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Where are the federal agency open-access policies? August 23, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Once more: There's seldom a trade-off between prestige and open access, June 9, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

[Comments on CHORUS], June 7, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Wellcome Trust extends its OA mandate from articles to books, May 30, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

We can do better than journal impact factors, May 18, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Elsevier, NewsCorp, Facebook, and Yahoo join ignorant attack on open access, May 17, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Open letters from Nobel laureates supporting open access, April 30, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

A misleading survey, April 5, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Creationists still hoping that OA will boost their cause, April 3, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Some numbers from the Directory of Open Access Journals, March 27, 2013. At G+. [At IA]. At Conifer.

Second shoe drops: new White House Directive mandates OA, February 22, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

The legal threats against Jeffrey Beall, February 16, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Major new bill mandating open access introduced in Congress, February 14, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

How often do authors at fee-based OA journals pay the fees out of pocket? February 1, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

  • Continued in a new blog post from May 13, 2020, which I hope to keep up to date.

Aaron Swartz, 1986-2013. January 12, 2013. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Benefits of open access for publishers, December 19, 2012, At G+. [At IA]. At Conifer.

Jeffrey Beall is the target of a dishonest smear campaign, December 8, 2012. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

More on how scam journals are giving OA a bad name, December 4, 2012. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Open-access journals cost 10-12% less to produce than toll-access journals of the same quality, November 26, 2012. At G+. At IA. [At Conifer].

Weakening the OA policy in the EU, November 15, 2012. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Gold OA mandate at AusAID, August 28, 2012. At G+. [At IA]. At Conifer.

Clarification of the new open-access policy at the Research Councils UK (RCUK), August 22, 2012. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

More than anyone wants to know about my position on delayed OA for books, even books about OA, June 24, 2012. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Happy birthday, Nomic, June 16, 2012. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

OA mandates do not violate US copyright law, June 1, 2012. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

My letter to an Elsevier journal, May 9, 2012. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.

Comments on the RCUK's draft new OA policy, March 16, 2012. At G+. At IA. At Conifer.