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ÜberResearch Launches Dimensions for Funders

ÜberResearch Launches Dimensions for Funders

Unique view of $750+ billion of research ensures standardized decision analytics for research funding organizations are a reality ÜberResearch, a leading software developer for research funding organizations, today launched Dimensions, a cloud based business intelligence application coupled with a global database of funded research projects. It allows funding organizations, non-profits and governmental institutions globally to search, categorize and analyze grant,[Read More...]

by September 18, 2014 Digital
An Updated Examination Of Settling On Aspects Of Dave Zitting Net Worth

An Updated Examination Of Settling On Aspects Of Dave Zitting Net Worth

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by September 18, 2014 Digital
Kate Lawrence Named Vice President of User Research  at EBSCO Information Services

Kate Lawrence Named Vice President of User Research at EBSCO Information Services

EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) has named Kate Lawrence Vice President, User Research. Lawrence leads the User Research Team and the research activities that enable EBSCO to gain user insight and improve the customer experience across the portfolio of EBSCO products. Lawrence has been a User Experience (UX) practitioner for more than 20 years, starting her career in health care designing[Read More...]

by September 16, 2014 Digital
ProQuest Establishes Key Ebooks Partnership with Leading Irish Booksellers

ProQuest Establishes Key Ebooks Partnership with Leading Irish Booksellers

ProQuest Ebooks has partnered with O’Mahony’s, Irish booksellers and library suppliers, to deliver key content from leading publishers to institutions across Ireland and the UK. This new partnership will enable O’Mahony’s customers to purchase over 600,000 ebook titles, which can be chosen title-by-title and then owned outright by the library. The titles are offered through ProQuest ebook companies ebrary and[Read More...]

by September 16, 2014 Digital
Digital Science’s managing director Timo Hannay to feature in ALPSP’s Masters In Publishing Series

Digital Science’s managing director Timo Hannay to feature in ALPSP’s Masters In Publishing Series

Digital Science’s Timo Hannay is going to be interviewed as part of ALPSP’s Masters In Publishing Series. The series aims to provide an in-depth look at leaders in the industry whose innovations are charting new courses and whose successes are built on both taking and managing risk. The inclusion of an interactive online discussion means that the events offer a[Read More...]

by September 15, 2014 Digital
Figshare and Arkivum announce partnership

Figshare and Arkivum announce partnership

This week, Figshare and Arkivum, the provider of large scale, long term, safe digital archiving solutions, have announced a partnership to provide a solution covering the full spectrum of funder-mandated research data requirements for UK academic institutions. Arkivum has an established reputation offering the only archiving solution that provides guaranteed data integrity via a fully-managed and simple to use service[Read More...]

by September 15, 2014 Digital
New open access journal npj Systems Biology and Applications

New open access journal npj Systems Biology and Applications

Nature Publishing Group is pleased to announce a new partnership with The Systems Biology Institute, Tokyo to launch npj Systems Biology and Applications, an online open access journal dedicated to publishing high quality research. The journal will begin accepting submissions in November 2014 and publish its first articles on nature.com in Q1 2015. npj Systems Biology and Applications, which will[Read More...]

by September 15, 2014 Open Access
Thomson Reuters Collaborates with BMJ Publishing to Optimize Its Peer Review Process

Thomson Reuters Collaborates with BMJ Publishing to Optimize Its Peer Review Process

The IP & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading provider of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced a collaboration with British Medical Journals (BMJ), a prominent publisher of healthcare research, to optimize the efficiency of the article peer-review process and solve the industry-wide problem of reviewer fatigue by utilizing ScholarOneTM Reviewer Locator, an extension of ScholarOne[Read More...]

by September 15, 2014 European
IOP ebooks awarded ALPSP Award for Innovation in Publishing

IOP ebooks awarded ALPSP Award for Innovation in Publishing

IOP Publishing’s book programme, IOP ebooks, has been awarded silver in the ALPSP Awards for Innovation in Publishing. The award was presented at last night’s ALPSP 2014 international conference in Heathrow, where the judges recognised the “boldness of IOP’s reinvention of a core business, which sets digital and the user at the heart of its strategy.” Christian Box, Head of[Read More...]

by September 15, 2014 Digital
SAGE strengthens education journal portfolio following acquisition of Symposium Journals

SAGE strengthens education journal portfolio following acquisition of Symposium Journals

SAGE, one of the world’s leading independent and academic publishers, has today announced the purchase of education journals publisher, Symposium Journals Limited. The sale was announced jointly by Roger Osborn-King of Symposium Journals and Ziyad Marar, SAGE’s Global Publishing Director. With a journals publishing career spanning nearly 40 years, Roger founded Symposium Journals 12 years ago in which period he[Read More...]

by September 15, 2014 Editorial
Springer US turns 50 years old

Springer US turns 50 years old

Springer Science+Business Media today celebrates 50 years of operations in the United States. While the founding of the company dates back to 1842 in Berlin, it was not until the mid-20th century that Springer had an official US branch of operations. The motivations behind the expansion to North America in 1964 were the same as those that fuel Springer’s activities[Read More...]

by September 10, 2014 World
Wolters Kluwer Health and Visible Body Partner to Offer 3D Anatomy Educational Solutions

Wolters Kluwer Health and Visible Body Partner to Offer 3D Anatomy Educational Solutions

Wolters Kluwer Health is pleased to announce a partnership with Visible Body®, producer of an award-winning suite of 3D anatomy education solutions, to distribute their web-based and mobile products via its Ovid® medical research platform for institutions globally. Visible Body is an entity of Argosy Publishing. Ovid will offer seven interactive, 3D anatomy education modules, along with companion mobile apps[Read More...]

by September 10, 2014 World