CHORUS and DOE: Collaborating for Public Access

The July issue of Learned Publishing features an article by Fred Dylla and Jeffrey Salmon that details the collaboration between scholarly publishers and the US Department of Energy (DOE) to facilitate public access to funded research that became CHORUS. Dylla and Salmon outline the key issues around differing motivations, operations, and philosophies that CHORUS and […]

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Landscape of Open Science in Japan

Dr. Yasushi Ogasaka, Director of the Department for Information Infrastructure at the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), gave the keynote presentation at the inaugural Asia-Pacific meeting of the International Association of STM Publishers (STM) in Hong Kong in June 2019. This paper, based Dr. Ogasaka’s address, shares the evolution of open science in Japan […]

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New Data Available in CHORUS Dashboards

The CHORUS Dashboard Service now includes all DOI records that have Funder IDs, matching all agencies for all publishers in Crossref. This major enhancement provides a more comprehensive and discoverable set of article records identified as reporting on funded research to funders, institutions and publishers. Each dashboard is enhanced with a filter check box so […]

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Chiba University Brings Kaizen to CHORUS

Since August 2016, Chiba University has been working closely with CHORUS, guided by the key elements of kaizen – quality, effort, teamwork, willingness to change, and communication – to refine the CHORUS Institution Dashboard service so that it better meets their needs for monitoring faculty research output and increase the rate of Open Access compliance. […]

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Mission Possible: A CHORUS Success Story

The American Physical Society discusses how involvement with CHORUS has helped evolve their mission in the digital age to benefit their authors, the greater scholarly community, and open research.

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The Retirement of Member #1

The CHORUS board of directors honored retiring board member Fred Dylla at a dinner in Washington D.C. earlier this month following the Annual Members Meeting. Fred was involved at the very conception of CHORUS and has served as a founding board member since 2013.

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CHORUS Board of Directors Election Results

Six directors were elected to the CHORUS/CHOR, Inc. Board of Directors at the Annual Members Meeting in Washington, DC on February 6, 2019. New to the board are two members-at-large from academic institutions: Rick Anderson (University of Utah) and Judith Russell (University of Florida, Gainesville). Returning to the CHORUS board are David Crotty (Oxford University […]

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