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A strategic deep dive into our shared scholarly infrastructure | Paper launch

01/30/24

A new, independently researched report by Ithaka S+R, funded by STM Solutions and six of our members, offers an overview of the essential standards and technology, including products and services, that comprise the underlying infrastructure supporting scholarly communications. Importantly, it also identifies gaps and areas where future investments are needed. The report is freely available...
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Manuscript Manager joins STM Integrity Hub

01/08/24

Jan 8, 2024 – THE HAGUE, Netherlands: STM Solutions today announced the integration of Manuscript Manager, a peer review system for academic journals, into the STM Integrity Hub. This integration enables publishers to establish automated feeds of their submitted content to the Hub. Here, the content is screened for various integrity issues, such as submissions...
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STM 2023 Rewind | A quick recap

12/22/23

A toast to our members As we approach the winter break, we invite you to join us for a brief journey: a three-minute recap of our collective achievements over the past year. What an adventure. And we're only gaining momentum — we can't wait to see what 2024 brings. Thank you to all you do...
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STATEMENT: STM welcomes trilogue agreement on Artificial Intelligence Act

12/21/23

STM salutes the leadership shown by EU policymakers in their efforts to introduce the world’s first AI playbook and finalise the political negotiations on the Artificial Intelligence Act. Comment from STM CEO, Caroline Sutton: The principles around transparency obligations and respect for copyright rules for general-purpose AI are particularly timely, in a moment where everybody...
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STM commemorates Universal Declaration of Human Rights’ 75th anniversary reaffirming commitment to equality and equity in scholarly research

12/11/23

In commemoration of the 75th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, STM is releasing an official statement reaffirming our commitment to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in academic research.  “STM, along with our member organisations, is actively working to ensure everyone can benefit from scientific advancements,” said STM CEO Caroline Sutton. “This commitment aligns...
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The STM SDG Roadmap Level 2 is launched

12/07/23

Today, STM launched Level 2 of our SDG Roadmap, an applicable collection of tools and resources that publishers of all sizes can use to ensure their work supports and aligns with the UN Sustainable Development Goals. “This Roadmap was crafted collectively by STM members from across the globe,” said Rachel Martin, Global Director of Sustainability...
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New white paper launch: Generative AI in Scholarly Communications

12/05/23

Today, STM released a new white paper — Generative AI in Scholarly Communications: Ethical and Practical Guidelines for the Use of Generative AI in the Publication Process. A followup to AI Ethics in Scholarly Communication which STM released in April 2021, this new publication is a resource for stakeholders in scholarly publishing and addresses the...
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A Clear Path for Research Data Sharing

11/28/23

Recognizing the critical role of research data in advancing open science and research integrity, STM, DataCite and Crossref have joined forces to issue a joint statement aimed at guiding the scholarly community in effective research data sharing. This statement is an update to the Joint Statement from STM and DataCite from 2012, recognizing that there...
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2023 Open Access Progress Report Launch

11/05/23

STM Association, in partnership with its member publishers, has released an inaugural STM OA Progress Report. This highlight-focused report is a companion to the newly launched STM OA Dashboard, a dynamic resource for exploring in-depth figures pertaining to OA uptake by research discipline, funder, region — and model. A key takeaway from this 2023 edition...
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Selected innovators for STM’s AI Innovations Day are revealed

10/27/23

Today, we unveil the chosen innovators who will be presenting their groundbreaking AI solutions at the highly anticipated AI Innovations in Publishing event — STM Innovations Day — on 5 December at the BMA House in London. STM Innovations Day, which marks the inaugural day of STM Week, will showcase how artificial intelligence is revolutionizing...
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UPCOMING EVENTS

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February 11

Latest Trends in Image Alteration and Duplication webinar

Moderated by: Jana Christopher, FEBS In this webinar, a team of experts will present on the latest trends in image alteration and duplication and their detection, followed by a panel discussion. What are the new trends in image manipulation? What are the new tools and techniques that can be used to detect them? And to...

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February 7

Research4Life Town Hall (Partners)

Research4Life offers the opportunity to deliver a powerful publisher legacy in the Sustainability Development Goals and important steps on the STM SDG Sustainability Roadmap. Join us for our inaugural Research4Life Town Hall on 29 February at 14.00 GMT for a conversation on how are working to level the playing field across the research ecosystem. We...

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