Latest News

Clarivate Report Demonstrates that Nations or Institutions with Diverse Research Priorities Respond More Comprehensively...

0
Clarivate Plc (NYSE:CLVT), a global leader in providing trusted information and insights to accelerate the pace of innovation, today released a new Global Research Report which examines the ability of nations and institutions to respond to unexpected challenges or opportunities in science, medicine, technology and social sciences based on the diversity of their research activities and expertise.

New study on changing role of research libraries to be revealed at Jisc and...

0
A new study is underway to investigate the role of research libraries in this moment of substantial strategic change and post- pandemic. The study, conducted...

Open Access agreements with smaller publishers require active cross-stakeholder alignment, report says

0
Open Access agreements between consortia/libraries and smaller independent publishers are used worldwide increasingly since 2020, signalling a potential for further growth, highlights an independent report released today (June 9, 2021) by Information Power.

Digital & Platforms

IOP Publishing collaborates with OpenAthens and SeamlessAccess to improve user experience

0
IOP Publishing (IOPP) has enhanced access to scientific research by streamlining its online authentication process for researchers. IOPP achieved their goal by working with world-leading identity and access management specialist, OpenAthens, and the global cross-stakeholder SeamlessAccess organisation.

New database expands access to open content on OCLC FirstSearch service

0
A new database of open access content on the OCLC FirstSearch service will help researchers easily find open access resources from familiar content providers. Developed in response to requests from FirstSearch users, the Open Access Content database expands on OCLC’s 20-year history of partnering with the world’s leading content providers to represent high-quality open content in WorldCat and OCLC services.

European Respiratory Society Renews Journal and Book Hosting with HighWire

0
The European Respiratory Society (ERS) has once again chosen to renew its long-standing partnership with HighWire, the scholarly publishing technology provider.

Open Access

Open Access agreements with smaller publishers require active cross-stakeholder alignment, report says

0
Open Access agreements between consortia/libraries and smaller independent publishers are used worldwide increasingly since 2020, signalling a potential for further growth, highlights an independent report released today (June 9, 2021) by Information Power.

Luxembourg and Frontiers strike national Open Access publishing agreement

0
Luxembourg’s research community has strengthened its commitment to Open Access through a new national publishing agreement, announced this week. The Bibliothèque Nationale du Luxembourg, the country’s national library, and the open access publisher Frontiers have reached a three-year publishing deal that will run until February 2024.

Springer Nature, publisher of Nature and Scientific American, to build stronger understanding of US...

0
As part of its ongoing strategic intent to provide the best possible service to the US research ecosystem, Springer Nature is launching a US Research Advisory Council (USRAC).

Editorial

Libaries

Events