Ex Libris Completes the Acquisition of Innovative

Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, has completed its acquisition of Innovative, a leading provider of integrated library systems for public, academic, and specialist libraries. Innovative is now a business unit within Ex Libris.

American Chemical Society announces the launch of JACS Au, a new fully open access...

The Publications Division of the American Chemical Society (ACS) announces the launch of its newest open access journal, JACS Au. The journal (pronounced “JACS Gold”) represents a bold new step toward open science for the global chemistry community.

Cambridge University Press reaches transformative Open Access agreement with the Spanish National Research Council...

Cambridge University Press has reached a transformative Open Access agreement with the Spanish National Research Council (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, CSIC). 

PLOS ONE Offers New Article Type

PLOS today announced that PLOS ONE will soon offer a new preregistration article type, Registered Reports. Registered Reports enable researchers to document and receive expert peer review feedback on their study design and proposed methods, before beginning their investigation.

Sciendo Celebrates 600th Published Journal

Sciendo - a 2018 relaunch of De Gruyter Open – is celebrating its 600th published journal after one year of rebranding.

Kudos launches new Research Showcase to maximize non-academic impact of research projects

Kudos, the award-winning service for accelerating research impact through strategic communications management, has today announced the launch of its new Research Showcase.

Accucoms to represent Altmetric in the Middle East, North Africa and Turkey

Accucoms, the specialist in global sales and marketing services for academic service providers and societies, will represent Altmetric, which provides institutions with an easy way to monitor and report on the online attention and influence of their research, in the Middle East, North Africa and Turkey

OUP welcomes new Open Access journal, Burns & Trauma, to portfolio

Oxford University Press (OUP) and Institute of Burn Research, Southwest Hospital, China are pleased to announce their new partnership to publish Burns & Trauma, the official Journal of Chinese Burn Association and Asia-Pacific Society of Scar Medicine.

The most discussed and shared scientific research of 2019

The annual Altmetric Top 100 highlights research published in 2019 that has generated significant international online attention and discussion – from patents and public policy documents to mainstream media, blogs, Wikipedia, and social media platforms.

SciencePOD chooses iGroup for its expansion in the Asian Market

SciencePOD offers Asia Pacific scientists new opportunities to increase their research impact and engage global audiences through access to the most trusted science content marketing platform

Jisc and IOP Publishing secure new transitional open access agreement for UK universities

Researchers at up to 58 UK universities will soon benefit from a new open access (OA) ‘read and publish’ agreement between Jisc and IOP Publishing (IOPP), a pioneer in open access physics publishing.

ASAPbio and EMBO Press launch Review Commons, a pre-journal portable review platform

day ASAPbio and EMBO Press launch Review Commons, a platform for high-quality, journal-independent peer review of manuscripts from the life sciences before submission to a journal. Authors can submit preprints or unpublished manuscripts to Review Commons for expert peer review.