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HighWire partners with SendGrid and AdButler to drive reader engagement for scholarly publishers

Scholarly publishing technology provider, HighWire, today announced it has partnered with SendGrid and AdButler to offer publishers an enhanced email alerting service.

IFIS selects The Charlesworth Group WeChat Account Management Service

The Charlesworth Group is delighted to announce that IFIS have selected the Charlesworth WeChat Account Management Service. Charlesworth’s Beijing based marketing team are expertly placed to develop IFIS’s digital communication strategy in China using WeChat to engage at a deeper level with the food science community, raise the IFIS brand and to support using subscription sales activities.

Chinese Chemical Society and Chemical Society of Japan join the American Chemical Society, the...

The American Chemical Society, the Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (German Chemical Society) and the Royal Society of Chemistry todayannounce their partnership with the Chinese Chemical Society and the Chemical Society of Japan as co-owners to support the strategic and financial development of ChemRxiv, the premier preprint server for the global chemistry community.

Projekt DEAL and Springer Nature reach understanding on world’s largest transformative open access agreement

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed today between MPDL Services, on behalf of Projekt DEAL, and Springer Nature sets the scene for the world’s most comprehensive open access (OA) agreement to be finalised later this year.

British Ecological Society launches large-scale study to test whether ‘blinding’ reduces bias in science...

A two-year randomised controlled trial in the British Ecological Society journal Functional Ecology will be the largest of its kind to date to assess whether hiding author details during peer review reduces bias against underrepresented groups in the science publishing process.

LibLynx & PSI partner on real-time Open Access Usage Reporting

LibLynx and PSI partner to deliver real time usage metrics to organisations wanting to learn who is accessing their Open Access (OA) content. As the volume of OA content increases, it’s becoming increasingly crucial for OA publishers to know who is reading their content and where that readership is based, especially when developing new transformative deals and providing metrics to funders.

SPARC Urges Department of Justice to Block Merger Between Cengage and McGraw-Hill

Today, SPARC (the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition) submitted a detailed filing to the U.S. Department of Justice urging federal antitrust enforcers to block the proposed merger between college textbook publishing giants Cengage and McGraw-Hill Education.

ScienceOpen and Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers partnership highlights orthopaedics research

ScienceOpen and Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers are pleased to announce a partnership that integrates six orthopedics journals published by Jaypee in the ScienceOpen research discovery environment in the form of a featured collection.

Intelligent and Intuitive New Functionality Makes Popular AccessEngineering Reference Platform More Powerful for Student...

McGraw-Hill's award-winning engineering reference platform helps students, faculty and professionals find key engineering information more quickly and easily Upgrading one of its most popular and powerful digital reference platforms, McGraw-Hill today announced the launch of a new version of AccessEngineering.

OpenAthens publisher workshop: improving user access and engagement

Identity and access management specialist OpenAthens is hosting a workshop for publishers ahead of this year’s ALPSP Conference.

SSP 41st Annual Meeting Sessions Available for Streaming

At our 41st Annual Meeting in May, a vibrant community of librarians, academics, publishers, service providers, technologists, and scholarly publishing professionals from across the globe gathered to discuss the efforts to shrink the distance among colleagues in publishing

Clarivate Analytics launches Cortellis Digital Health Intelligence, a first-of-its-kind solution covering the global digital...

Clarivate Analytics plc (NYSE:CCC; CCC.WS), a global leader in providing trusted insights and analytics to accelerate the pace of innovation, today expanded its industry-leading life science intelligence offerings with the launch of Cortellis Digital Health Intelligence™.