Naturejobs career expo will boost scientist opportunities

Registration is now open for the 2011 Naturejobs Career Expo. The UK's largest career fair and conference for the scientific community will take place on 22 September...

Touch Briefings’ Cardiology division exhibiting at ESC Congress 2011

  Touch Briefings announced today that its Cardiology division will exhibit at the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress 2011, being held 27–31 August, Paris...

RSC welcomes huge increase in number of chemistry A-levels

The President of the Royal Society of Chemistry said today that the big rise in number of students studying chemistry A-level reflected teenagers' value...

Open access journals supported by a €1 million Dutch open access fund

The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO), the main Dutch science funding body, has launched a €1 million open access fund to help Dutch scientists establish new...

ProQuest Acquires U.K.’s Expert Information

ProQuest has acquired U.K.–based Expert Information, publishers of Index to Theses™ and Theses.com, premier sources of hundreds of thousands of citations and abstracts for British...

Royal Society receives Asturias Award

The Royal Society has been awarded the prestigious Prince of Asturias Award in Spain, given in recognition of a contribution to encouraging and promoting...

JISC support for MPs peer review report

MPs recently recommended improvements to the way scientific papers are checked before they are published, calling for the peer review process to be more...

Nick Johnson appointed new Editor-in-Chief

Maney Publishing is very pleased to announce that Mr Nick Johnson, Chief Executive at the Social Care Association (SCA), has been appointed as the new...

BioMed Central to launch three new journals at ISMB/ECCB event

Open access publisher BioMed Central, UK, has announced its participation at the upcoming 19th Annual International Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology and 10th...

Cell Press titles post impressive impact factors

Whether it’s the established, leading journals, or the youngest rising stars, when it comes to impact factors Cell Press has delivered a top class...

Sarah Durrant announced as Chief Executive of ALPSP

ALPSP, the international trade association for scholarly and professional publishers, announces...

Taylor & Francis launches new platform as successor to informaworld

Taylor & Francis Online (the successor to the award winning Informaworld) launched successfully over last weekend and the site is now fully operational. Well...