Share - Link - Cite: 2020 Research Data Year

STM has declared 2020 the ‘STM Research Data Year’ and is working with publishers and other partners to boost effective sharing of research data.


Scholarly Publishing – The Facts

The 5th Edition of The STM Report provides a comprehensive overview of the current status of the scientific and scholarly publishing industry


Latest news

STM organizes Policy and Advocacy Update Webinar on 10/12/2020

As this extremely eventful year draws to a close, STM wishes to provide our members an update on public policy and other timely initiatives that have the potential to impact STM members publishing operations.

To this end, the first Policy and Advocacy Update Webinar will take place on Thursday, 10 December at 7.00 am EST, 12.00 pm BST, 1.00 pm CET, 8.00 pm China, 9.00 pm Tokyo. We hope that this will be the first of a series of events.

Participants will also have the opportunity to ask questions and offer their own perspectives. If you wish to take part, please reach out to Barbara and Claudia.

Call-in details and an agenda will be shared with participants shortly

The Future of Peer Review - expert roundtables

Two cross-sectoral expert roundtables – co-organised by ALLEA, GYA, and STM – will discuss the future of peer review in an open, digital world and will explore which models can best serve and reward the research community in both an enhanced and sustainable way. Read about the two events here 

New white paper explores how the transition to Open Access could be made more equitable for the Global South

The newly published ICSR white paper: ‘Achieving an equitable transition to open access for researchers in lower and middle-income countries examines how the playing field can be levelled from the authorship side also, permitting knowledge production in lower and middle-income countries (LMICs) to find a wider audience. Read the press release and listen to the CCC podcast with Director of Outreach and Publisher Coordinator for Research4Life – Andrea Powell.

STM Tech Trends 2024: FOCUS ON THE USER

The latest edition of STM’s Tech Trends focuses on the user – a generation who live and breath the new digital environment. Watch our introductory video and then explore the trends in our starry sky, knowledge graph infographic