The theme issue on global change and drylands is free to view until the end of November

To celebrate Open Access Week, the Royal Society Publishing is allowing free access to all their content until 29 November 2012. This means that all the articles of the theme issue Impacts of global environmental change on drylands: from ecosystem structure and functioning to poverty alleviation, compiled and edited by Fernando T Maestre and Roberto Salguero-Gómez, can be viewed and downloaded for free.

If you would like to have a printed copy of the whole issue, it is available at the special price of £47.50. You can order online via the above web page (enter special code TB 1606 when prompted) or, alternatively, you can contact   

Scan the QR code below or go to for further details.

Happy reading!