November 2015

Nov 25 11:05

Thomson Reuters partners with the Presidential Council for Education and Scientific Research in Egypt to advance impact of research

The Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced a partnership with the Presidential Council for Education

Nov 20 11:43

Rebecca Lawrence appointed F1000’s Managing Director

We at F1000 are pleased to announce the appointment of Rebecca Lawrence as Managing Director. Rebecca was previously Managing Director of F1000Research, the open science publishing platform of F1000. During

Nov 18 08:42

Wiley announces appointment of Worcester Polytechnic Institute President Laurie A. Leshin to its Board of Directors

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced the appointment of Laurie A. Leshin, Ph.D., President of Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), to its Board of Directors. With more than 20 years

Nov 16 17:10

Thomson Reuters Names 2015 Top 100 Global Innovators

Thomson Reuters IP & Science will release its highly anticipated 2015 Top 100 Global Innovators  today at The Future of Money: Cashing Out on Cash, one of a series of

Nov 13 09:12

Thomson Reuters to Explore Strategic Options for its Intellectual Property & Science Business

Thomson Reuters (TSX/NYSE: TRI) today announced that it is exploring strategic options for its Intellectual Property & Science business. With leading products and solutions such as Web of Science, Thomson

Nov 10 15:53

IPR License in membership surge after successful FBF

IPR License, the global rights and licensing solution, has announced a host of new member sign-ups after a strong presence at the recent Frankfurt Book Fair (FBF). Among the new

Nov 3 07:54

Wiley acquires, a leading provider of CFA® exam content.

John Wiley and Sons Inc. (NYSE: JWA and JWB), announced the acquisition of and related content from The American College of Financial Services, based in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania. The

Nov 2 11:43

PLOS appoints Louise Page as new Publisher

PLOS today announces the appointment of a new Publisher responsible for building on PLOS’ first class publishing operation while overseeing publishing services, production operations, business development, strategy, product management and

October 2015

Oct 26 15:37

Register now for the STM Association – Publication Impact Seminar

The importance of impact for researchers and for publications is perhaps the biggest current topic within scholarly publishing. It demands that publishers make difficult decisions, the answers to which are

Oct 20 12:04

IOP Publishing and Research Information Network (RIN) release new report on information practices in the physical sciences.

While cross-border and cross-disciplinary collaborations are breaking down subject siloes across the physical sciences, a culture of traditional and DIY information practices still holds sway among scientists when it comes

Oct 13 15:47

New Springer Nature co-publishing agreements with UGM Press and Yayasan Pustaka Obor Indonesia

Universitas Gadjah Madah Press and Yayasan Pustaka Obor Indonesia are both set to announce co-publishing agreements with Springer Nature at the Frankfurt Book Fair 2015. Springer Nature will publish the

Oct 7 08:10

Eliza Manningham-Buller starts as Chair of the Wellcome Trust

Baroness Manningham-Buller is the first woman to chair the Wellcome Trust’s Board of Governors, and was appointed following an open recruitment process. She was previously a Governor of the Wellcome