Wiley Acquires Bio-Rad’s Informatics Spectroscopy Software and Spectral Databases

John Wiley and Sons Inc., a global leader in research and education, today announced the acquisition of Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.’s Informatics products including the company’s spectroscopy software and spectral databases.

EBSCO makes COVID-19 resources site freely available

EBSCO and its partners are making resources freely available and expanding access to e-content to help library staff support their institutions as they focus on online learning during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Researcher Announces a New Project Funded by Innovate UK to Trial an Innovative New...

Researcher, a discovery platform for academics and scientists, has announced a new project, ‘ReviewHub: reinventing peer review in the digital age’. It will be jointly funded by Researcher and a grant from Innovate UK, the UK’s innovation agency.

AI-based academic language platform Writefull piloted by Open Access publisher Hindawi Limited

Open access publisher Hindawi has successfully piloted the use of Digital Science portfolio company Writefull (an AI-based language platform which authors can use on manuscripts for submission) to improve the grammar, spelling and specific scientific language in their work.

China increases remote access to scientific information for students in response to Coronavirus lock...

Since the start of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak, Chinese schools, universities and research organisations have been in lock down. Many of China’s learners and researchers have needed to stay at home, losing access to vitally important education and research.

Digital Science welcomes Scismic to the family to help improve diversity in the STEM...

Digital Science, a technology company serving stakeholders across the research ecosystem, welcomes Boston-based Scismic to the Digital Science family of companies.

Dimensions and Papers are among first scholarly platforms to join new service – Get...

Digital Science’s Dimensions, Papers, Figshare and Symplectic are among the first confirmed scholarly platforms to implement the new Get Full Text Research (GetFTR) service in pilot status to gauge interest and feedback from the research community.

American Chemical Society partners with Kudos to explore researchers’ needs around broader impacts

The Publications Division of the American Chemical Society (ACS) and Kudos (the research impact and engagement platform) are pleased to announce that they are working together to explore and identify gaps in support for researchers’ efforts to achieve broader impacts of their research.

Kudos launches Research Briefings to help researchers target non-academic audiences

Kudos, the award-winning service for accelerating research impact through strategic communications management, has today announced the launch of targeted Research Briefings, to assist researchers in engaging with audiences including the media, practitioners, educators, industry and policy makers.

American Psychological Association selects Lumina Datamatics as a core full-service journal production...

The American Psychological Association has selected Lumina Datamatics as one of its core full-service journal composition partners, enabling APA to manage more efficiently its portfolio of prestigious scholarly journals spanning the breadth and depth of psychology.

Atypon’s Literatum Online Publishing Platform to House American College of Cardiology Journals

Atypon’s online publishing and website development platform, Literatum, has been selected by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) to house their family of eight journals, including The Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC), its flagship publication.

IOP Publishing and Publons partner to tackle challenges in peer review

Over the next 12 months, IOP Publishing (IOPP) will be collaborating with research recognition experts Publons to address three core challenges in peer review – recognition and transparency; diversity; and efficiency.