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'A taste for openness and change'

Daniel Hook founded Symplectic in 2003, alongside three fellow PhD students. Several years later the company was noticed by Nature Publishing Group, which was in the early stages of planning Digital Science. That lead to an investment in Symplectic and the start of Hook's relationship with Digital Science, where he is now managing director


Analysis & Opinion

Dynamic libraries: access, development and transformation

News image5 October 2015
Louise Edwards reports on the major themes of the IFLA World Library and Information Congress, held in Cape Town

The new norm: thoughts on the world, post-OA

News image1 October 2015
Since 2012 open access has been in overdrive, says Vicky Gardner of Taylor & Francis


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


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STM Frankfurt Conference 2015

Frankfurt, Germany
13 October 2015

Frankfurt Book Fair

Frankfurt, Germany
14-18 October 2015

Internet Librarian International 2015

Olympia Conference Centre, London
20-21 October 2015

UKSG Licensing for Librarians

4 November 2015

Charleston Conference

Charleston, SC, USA
4-7 November 2015

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