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Project MUSE Announces Continued Journal Collections Pricing Freeze and Title Updates
By Project MUSE June 24, 2021
Project MUSE Journal Collection subscription pricing will again remain flat for 2022, meaning fees for all MUSE collections will continue to be frozen at 2020 prices. Two journals are confirmed to join the Premium Collection, with more to be announced soon.
Tags: Journals  Collections  Libraries
Project MUSE introduces AI-based links, powered by UNSILO, for related content
By Project MUSE June 21, 2021
Project MUSE partners with UNSILO (a brand of CACTUS) to offer AI-generated content recommendations. UNSILO recently completed the initial indexing of the Project MUSE content collection and enhanced related content recommendations appear throughout the platform.

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Project MUSE receives Mellon Foundation grant to study “Subscribe to Open” model for OA journals
By Project MUSE May 24, 2021
Project MUSE has received a $75,000 planning grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation’s Public Knowledge Program to study the innovative business model for open access journal publishing known as “Subscribe to Open.” MUSE Open: S2O will assess how Subscribe to Open (S2O) might be coordinated across multiple journals and publishers—the potential pilot could transform access to humanities and social sciences journals.
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Project MUSE Announces “MUSE in Focus: Roots of the Attack on Democracy”
By Project MUSE January 20, 2021
A selection of scholarship from Project MUSE publishers exploring the political and societal forces that built up to the violence of January 6th.
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Updates To 2021 Project MUSE Journal Collections
By Project MUSE January 13, 2021
New Additions, Title Status Changes
Project MUSE is pleased to announce four additional titles that will be joining its Premium Collection of journals for 2021. Acta Koreana, Labour History: A Journal of Labour and Social History, Urban History Review, and The Yale Review join two previously-announced titles - The French Review and T’ang Studies - bringing the total number of new additions to the Premium Collection to six journals.
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Join Project MUSE In Envisioning What's Next For Scholarly Communication
By Project MUSE January 5, 2021
What are the urgent issues facing publishers and librarians? What threats and opportunities will shape the future of digital publishing in the humanities and social sciences? What areas call for better communication and shared understanding?
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Project MUSE Announces New Subject Collections, Additional Publishers For 2021 Book Collections
By Project MUSE October 27, 2020
Project MUSE will offer five new subject collections, along with titles from eight additional publishers, in its book collections for the 2021 calendar year. The 2021 Complete collection is expected to be 7% larger than the prior year – offering nearly 3,000 newly-published books, about 200 more than the 2020 Complete. By the end of 2021, the Book Collections on Project MUSE will offer well over 68,000 titles, from more than 200 distinguished university presses and related not-for-profit publishers, providing a wealth of essential, vetted, reliable digital scholarship to libraries, researchers, instructors, and students worldwide.
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CEU Press Announces Innovative OA Funding Model
By Project MUSE October 21, 2020
The Central European University Press (CEUP) announces that it is transitioning to an open access (OA) monograph programme through its new library subscription membership initiative, Opening the Future. CEUP will provide access to portions of their highly-regarded backlist and use the revenue from members’ subscriptions to allow the frontlist to be OA from the date of publication. The Press is working with the Community-led Open Publication Infrastructures for Monographs (COPIM) project. Project MUSE will serve as hosting platform for the subscription packages and new OA titles.
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Project MUSE Launches a Virtual 25th Anniversary Celebration
By Project MUSE September 29, 2020
After a pause for the pandemic, Project MUSE is proceeding with the launch of a long-planned anniversary website that collects the stories and celebrates the milestones of “25 years supporting digital scholarship.”   The anniversary website features a new video, a timeline of the platform’s evolution and growth, and reflections from 25 current and former staff members and associates. It also includes a new read-for-free curated selection of MUSE content from a variety of publishers called “MUSE in Focus: Charting the Digital Humanities.
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New Premium Collection Journals and 2021 Price Freeze
By Project MUSE August 19, 2020
MUSE adds two new Journals to our Premium Collection. We welcome 'The French Review', the largest circulating French and francophone studies journal in the world. For humanities scholars of the Tang and Five Dynasties period, we welcome the journal of the T'ang Studies Society. Read the details of our 2021 price freeze.
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Project MUSE Will Freeze Journal Collection Prices for 2021
By Project MUSE May 27, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has profoundly impacted both Project MUSE's library customers and its participating not-for-profit publishers, along with the rest of the research and education community. After a great deal of consultation with our constituents, in light of the ongoing operational and financial pressures affecting us all, we have made a decision to keep pricing for all our Project MUSE Journal Collections flat for the 2021 calendar year subscription term.
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Over 50 Publishers Offering Free Content on MUSE, Discovery Tools Now Available
By Project MUSE March 26, 2020
In the past week, Project MUSE has partnered with the community of not-for-profit scholarly presses providing journals and books on our platform to offer significant amounts of that content for free. More than 50 publishers have chosen to temporarily make content freely available to assist with access for the many students, faculty, and researchers now working remotely due to the global public health crisis of COVID-19.
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Publishers Provide Scholarly Content Free on Project MUSE During COVID-19 Crisis
By Project MUSE March 18, 2020
In response to the challenges created by the global public health crisis of COVID-19, Project MUSE is pleased to support its participating publishers in making scholarly content temporarily available for free on our platform.
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COVID-19: A message for our customers
By Project MUSE March 16, 2020
Amid ongoing concern about COVID-19, Project MUSE’s top priority is the health and safety of our employees. We are all currently doing well, and we very much hope you are too. We understand the concern and uncertainty you may be experiencing around this evolving situation, and we want to assure you that we are committed to being responsive to all of our customers' needs.
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All New 2020 MUSE Collection Journals Now Available
By Project MUSE February 18, 2020
Project MUSE is pleased to announce that content is now available on our platform from all of the journals joining our collections in 2020. The newly-added titles bring the total number of distinguished humanities and social science journals contributing current issues to the MUSE collections to 598.
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MUSE announces 2020 books collections, new publishers
By Project MUSE October 21, 2019
Pricing and other details are now available for all of Project MUSE’s 2020 book collections. By the end of the 2020 calendar year, MUSE will host over 63,000 titles from more than 120 distinguished not-for-profit publishers from around the world. Our 2020 Complete collection will offer nearly 3,000 newly-published humanities and social science titles from our expanding group of university presses, scholarly societies, academic centers, and related global publisher participants.
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New journals confirmed to join MUSE collections in 2020
By Project MUSE October 18, 2019
Project MUSE is pleased to announce that the following journals have been confirmed to join our journals collection in 2020. All titles will be added to the MUSE Journals Premium Collection.
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Over 36,000 Books on MUSE Now Available in OASIS Platform
By Project MUSE January 29, 2019
More than 36,000 ebooks from Project MUSE, focused on humanities and social sciences, are now available for title-by-title purchase in the OASIS platform. MUSE books are all digital rights management (DRM)-free, with unlimited simultaneous usage and no download, print, or copy/paste restrictions.
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New Participating Publishers for MUSE Book Collections, 2019 Pricing Available
By Project MUSE November 21, 2018
Project MUSE is pleased to welcome four additional publishers contributing titles to our Book Collections on MUSE for 2019. Arc Humanities Press, Harvard University Asia Center Publications Program, University of Missouri/Missouri Review Books, and University of Tampa Press books will be available on the MUSE platform starting next year, joining nearly 58,000 titles from more than 100 distinguished university presses and related scholarly publishers in the humanities and social sciences.
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New Journals Coming in 2019
By Project MUSE July 24, 2018
Project MUSE is pleased to announce that the following journals have been confirmed to join MUSE in 2019. All new journals will be added to the MUSE Journals Premium Collection.
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Project MUSE Releases Newly Redesigned Web Presence
By Project MUSE June 14, 2018
Project MUSE’s newly redesigned website is now live.
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