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Reprints Desk Parent Company Research Solutions Applies for NASDAQ Capital Market Listing

Reprints Desk Parent Company Research Solutions Applies for NASDAQ Capital Market Listing

Reprints Desk’s parent company Research Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: RSSS) announced it has filed an application for listing its common shares on The NASDAQ Capital Market.  The Company’s proposed listing on The NASDAQ Capital Market is subject to review by NASDAQ and dependent upon the Company meeting all relevant quantitative and qualitative listing criteria of NASDAQ. No assurance can be given[Read More...]

by April 24, 2014 World
Multi-Year Deal Secures SciFinder® Access for Prague Consortium Researchers

Multi-Year Deal Secures SciFinder® Access for Prague Consortium Researchers

Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), the world’s authority for chemical information, announced today a five-year agreement for SciFinder®, the choice for chemistry research, with the Prague Consortium, a consortium of schools in Prague, and the Czech Academy of Science institutes. The long-term agreement guarantees that faculty, staff, students, and other researchers at member institutions in the Czech Republic’s storied capital can[Read More...]

by April 22, 2014 World
Thomson Reuters Names 2014 Drugs to Watch

Thomson Reuters Names 2014 Drugs to Watch

The Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading provider of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, released its annual forecast of the leading drugs to watch in 2014, including three potential blockbuster treatments anticipated to attain more than $1 billion in sales through 2019, after entering the marketplace this year. The study utilized CortellisTM Competitive Intelligence, the pharmaceutical industry’s[Read More...]

by April 22, 2014 World
Cengage Learning Relocates Corporate Headquarters to Boston

Cengage Learning Relocates Corporate Headquarters to Boston

Cengage Learning, a leading educational content, software and services company, today named its Boston, MA office as the new corporate headquarters for its global business. In an unprecedented move, the company is establishing its central operations in the Channel Center, located in Boston’s Innovation District. More than 500 positions will be permanently located in the Boston headquarters while Cengage Learning[Read More...]

by April 16, 2014 World
Elsevier and Kazakhstan National Center for Scientific and Technical Information Sign National License Agreement

Elsevier and Kazakhstan National Center for Scientific and Technical Information Sign National License Agreement

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical, and medical information products and services, today announced it has signed a license agreement with the National Center for Scientific and Technical Information (NCSTI) to make key Elsevier resources available to the entire Kazakhstani research community. The agreement, signed on behalf of the Ministry of Science and Education, provides more than 400 Kazakhstani[Read More...]

by April 16, 2014 World
Thomson Reuters releases The Research and Innovation Performance of the G20 report

Thomson Reuters releases The Research and Innovation Performance of the G20 report

The Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world leader in providing intelligent information to businesses and professionals, today released The Research and Innovation Performance of the G20, a report that mines scientific research and patent information across the G20 for insights into the global strategies of the world’s leading economies. The study, which analyzed citation patterns in scientific research papers[Read More...]

by April 16, 2014 World
Fair Use Promoted at House of Representatives Copyright Hearing

Fair Use Promoted at House of Representatives Copyright Hearing

James G. Neal, Columbia University’s university librarian and vice president for information services, served as the voice of libraries to the US House of Representatives Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet on Wednesday, April 2, 2014, when the subcommittee held a hearing on preserving and reusing copyrighted work. The hearing, “Preservation and Reuse of Copyrighted Works,” explored[Read More...]

by April 11, 2014 World
Updated white paper for publishers ‘Selling to Academic and Corporate Libraries in Latin America’ now available for download

Updated white paper for publishers ‘Selling to Academic and Corporate Libraries in Latin America’ now available for download

An updated white paper for publishers entitled, “Selling to Academic and Corporate Libraries in Latin America,” is now available for download. Publishers attempting to sell to Latin American libraries face very different challenges to those selling within Europe and North America. These emerging markets require different sales and marketing techniques in order to be successful. Our  updated white paper guides publishers in their selling endeavors.[Read More...]

by April 1, 2014 World
Australia performs strongly in earth and environmental sciences

Australia performs strongly in earth and environmental sciences

Australia retains third place in a dynamic Asia-Pacific region, with its greatest strengths still in earth and environmental sciences, according to the Nature Publishing Index 2013 Asia-Pacific released today as a supplement to Nature available here. The country improved its NPI score by almost every measure, with the second highest level of international collaboration in the region. Its contribution to Nature journals grew by more[Read More...]

by April 1, 2014 World
McGraw-Hill Education Appoints Dr. Craig Mills as Vice President of Research for CTB/McGraw-Hill

McGraw-Hill Education Appoints Dr. Craig Mills as Vice President of Research for CTB/McGraw-Hill

CTB/McGraw-Hill, one of the nation’s leading educational assessment partners, today announced that it has appointed Craig Mills, Ed.D., as vice president of Research. Dr. Mills will lead CTB’s research activities and oversee more than 55 research professionals, psychometricians, statisticians, and educational measurement specialists. As a leader in the field of psychometrics and an executive with more than 25 years of[Read More...]

by March 31, 2014 World
Nature Publishing Index Asia-Pacific 2013 – Japan, South Korea and Singapore

Nature Publishing Index Asia-Pacific 2013 – Japan, South Korea and Singapore

Japan remains the major scientific power in Asia-Pacific Japan remains the major scientific power in Asia-Pacific, despite China nipping at its heels – according to the Nature Publishing Index (NPI) 2013 Asia-Pacific published today as a supplement toNature. Japan, which is overcoming the impacts of the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami, with the help of a US$1.8 billion science stimulus[Read More...]

by March 31, 2014 World
Thieme Publishers open new offices in Rio de Janeiro

Thieme Publishers open new offices in Rio de Janeiro

Thieme has expanded its global activities by opening offices on yet another continent: South America. Thieme Publicações LTDA, headquartered in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, have just published the first Portuguese-language clinical book “Endonasal: Atlas de anatomica cirúrgica”. Unlike Thieme Publishers Delhi, who since 2008 focus mainly on the local education and training sector, Thieme Publishers’ activities in Brazil will target[Read More...]

by March 21, 2014 World