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Information should become 'central to global development'

Information should become

International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) deputy general secretary Stuart Hamilton will be speaking at this year's CILIP Conference. Here he talks about how information will shape global development goals and how information professionals the world over can shape their communities


Analysis & Opinion

Reading research papers in 'unprecedented depth'

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Eduard Hovy, from Carnegie Mellon University in Pennsylvania, is one of a team working on DARPA's Big Mechanism project. Prof Hovy is working with Anton Yuryev, a consultant with Elsevier R&D Solutions' professional services team, using Elsevier's natural language processing tools to develop automated 'deep-reading' technologies that support research into cancer drugs

What does impact really mean?

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Digital Science recently hosted a Research Impact Spotlight event, the second in our Spotlight series following on from our Open Data Spotlight in March, writes Jonathan Adams


Product focus


The power of semantics

In recent years scholarly publishers have increasingly looked to add value to the content they put online. Sian Harris asks providers of semantic enrichment tools and services how publishers can enhance their content


Forthcoming events

7th New Librarian Symposium

24-26 July 2015

World Library and Information Congress

Cape Town, South Africa
15-21 August 2015

ALPSP Conference

London, UK
9-11 September 2015

Frankfurt Book Fair

Frankfurt, Germany
14-18 October 2015

Internet Librarian International 2015

Olympia Conference Centre, London
20-21 October 2015

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