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August 9, 2021

Taylor and Francis Taylor & Francis’ response to the UKRI policy announcement. Taylor & Francis is supportive of the goals of the UKRI Open Access Policy to achieve full and immediate Open Access. Over the past decade we have invested heavily in OA tools and services, including OA journals, F1000 and transformative agreements which have helped to propel Open Access in the UK. We have concerns about elements of the policy, particularly the emphasis on zero embargo, zero payment OA for the Accepted Manuscript. This is not something that we are able to support, as it removes the ability for publishers to be remunerated for the considerable amount of work that goes into progressing an article to acceptance. [Full Announcement].

January 10, 2020

Taylor and Francis F1000 Research joins Taylor & Francis Group. Taylor & Francis Group, part of Informa plc, has announced the addition of cutting-edge open research publisher F1000 Research Ltd. United by their shared goals of amplifying and democratizing research, the addition is an important further step in strengthening Taylor & Francis’ capabilities in open access and open research and extending its range of innovative publishing services. F1000 Research launched the world’s first open research publishing platform, combining the opportunities offered by technology with a passion for identifying new ways to validate and share research. [Full Announcement].

January 30, 2018

Taylor and Francis Taking the journal article to the next level: Taylor and Francis partner with Code Ocean. Taylor and Francis and Code Ocean announce a new partnership that enables researchers to easily share and run code, making journal articles more robust. Readers will enjoy new interactivity where the Code Ocean widget is embedded within an article. They can run the code instantly within the page to easily reproduce and replicate data findings, so results can be verified and tested, and knowledge improved. [Full Announcement].

September 27, 2017

Taylor and Francis Dove Medical Press joins Taylor and Francis Group. Taylor & Francis Group, a leading publisher of specialist academic books and journals and part of Informa PLC, has acquired the Open Access publisher, Dove Medical Press. This acquisition signals Taylor & Francis Group’s ongoing commitment to developing both its Medical Journal and OA programs. [Full Announcement].

June 1, 2017

Taylor and Francis Academic Digital Research Services start-up colwiz joins Taylor & Francis Group. Taylor and Francis Group, a leading publisher of specialist, upper-level academic books and journals, has acquired colwiz, an innovative, early stage digital research services firm, as part of its ongoing investment in technology and digital capabilities that support the use and discoverability of content. [Full Announcement].

August 9, 2016

Taylor and Francis Reimagined, redesigned, responsive: Taylor and Francis Online re-launches. Taylor and Francis Online, the home of over 2,400 online journals across Science, Technology, Medicine, Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities, relaunches on August 9th with a brand new design, a clean, uncluttered interface and an improved user experience. [Full Announcement].