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Looking Back, Looking Forward – 2020 at the RHS

With 2019 well behind us, what are some of the Royal Historical Society’s main priorities for 2020? Events! As ever we have a full programme of lectures and symposia. For our first lecture of the year, on Friday 7 February, we welcome Dr Andrew Arsan (University...
Plan S and History Journals

Plan S and History Journals

Are History journals ready for Plan S? What are the implications for historians of cOAlition S’s mandate that all research that its funders fund be published according to Plan S open access requirements? Between July and September 2019, the Royal Historical...
RHS Responds to Plan S Revised Guidance

RHS Responds to Plan S Revised Guidance

In response to updated guidance from cOAlition S on Plan S, we provide History researchers, editors and learned societies with essential information on the revised criteria. On Friday 31 May 2019 cOAlition S, an international consortium of research funders including...