The latest news from AOSIS.

Call for papers: Special Issue - South African Journal of Information Management
Special Issue Theme: Forging Partnerships in the Knowledge Ecosystem to serve Competitive Intelligence
Submission Deadline: 30 November 2015 
Call for papers: Special Issue for Reading & Writing 2016
Special Issue Theme: Imagination and Literacy - Theory and practice. 
Submission Deadline: 14 September 2015
Our new website, logo and vision are live!
We’re excited to announce the launch of our new website and logo, as well as a new vision and set of values that reflect our passion for empowering the people of Africa through access to knowledge. Everything we do is measured by these guiding values: passion, integrity, servant leadership, and fairness. 
AOSIS’ MD appointed to the Editorial Board of Learned Publishing journal
AOSIS is pleased to announce that our Managing Director, Dr Pierre de Villiers, has been appointed to the Editorial Board of the Learned Publishing journal, headed by Editor in Chief Pippa Smart and North American Editor Judy Luther.
Congratulations to Professor Andries van Aarde on his selection to CSPiSA
AOSIS congratulates Emeritus Professor Andries van Aarde on his selection as a member of the Committee on Scholarly Publishing in South Africa (CSPiSA).
AOSIS comments on the Research Outputs Policy, 2015
The Minister of Higher Education and Training published an update of the Policy for Measurement of Research Outputs of Public Higher Education Institutions (2003), now called the Research Outputs Policy, 2015 on 11 March 2015. The purpose of the new policy update is to renew and regulate the system whereby the government, through its Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) subsidises the research output of public higher education institutions in South Africa.