Welcome to IOS Press Labs!

IOS Press Labs is a virtual meeting place where we can share what’s happening behind the scenes at IOS Press and what we’ve learned with all of our communities: readers, authors, editorial board members, reviewers, librarians, developers, and business partners.

Highlights from our latest blog posts and other features can be found on this page; to view all posts in chronological order, go here.

Latest Posts

26 August 2021 | Valerie Nicole van den Berg, IOS Press, Amsterdam, NL

When I started working as an intern at IOS Press, I found it difficult to find information on the company’s culture, future...

21 July 2021 | Gabriela Ricci, IOS Press, Amsterdam, NL

Ethical issues are not something new in scholarly publishing. However, with the increased number of online journals and platforms for...

30 June 2021 | Carmel McNamara, IOS Press, Amsterdam, NL

IOS Press recently became a member of the Pistoia Alliance, which is beneficial not only for the company but also for our wider network of...

31 May 2021 | Carmel McNamara, IOS Press, Amsterdam, NL

IOS Press joined the UN’s SDG Publishers Compact at the end of 2020 and, in doing so, committed to develop sustainable practices and act as...


Digital Building Blocks for Website Infrastructure

IOS Press has formulated a digital framework that allows new journal websites to be made easily and seamlessly in-house. The priority was to focus on interoperability, flexibility, maintainability, and scalability. Click to discover how we went about this!


Contribute a Blog Post to the Labs Website

The Labs website is open to contributors across the globe. We welcome posts relating to technical projects, publishing developments, software tools, and more. If an idea springs to mind, or you have a story to share that fits into the colorful tapestry of scholarly publishing, please get in touch!

Most Popular Labs Blogs

Setting Targets for Working Sustainably and Inclusively – Actions following IOS Press joining the SDG Publishers Compact (by Carmel McNamara, IOS Press)

Knowledge Graphs: Making Our Structured Data Stand Out – Linked data that helps users dive in and gain insights (by Carmel McNamara, IOS Press)

Addressing the Challenges of Open Access Infrastructure – Panel discussion from Rave Technologies’ publishing conference (by Astrid Engelen, Publishing Consultant)

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Most Popular IOS Press Content

The role of yoga in working from home during the COVID-19 global lockdown (Kanupriya Sharma, et al., Work)

What a fairer 24 team UEFA Euro could look like (Julien Guyon, Journal of Sports Analytics)

Effects of 8-hour time restricted feeding on body weight and metabolic disease risk factors in obese adults: A pilot study (Kelsey Gabel at al., Nutrition and Healthy Aging)

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