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Open access

Making the connections between funder and research

Making the connections between funder and research

Howard Ratner is executive director of CHOR Inc, the organisation behind the new CHORUS service in the USA. We ask him what CHORUS is about, what plans he has and his thoughts on open access in general


Analysis & Opinion

What price open access?

News image15 December 2014
Lorraine Estelle, executive director digital resources and divisional CEO of Jisc Collections, Jisc According to conservative estimates, UK higher education institutions are paying £160m per year for subscriptions to peer-reviewed academic journals

Librarians 'prevalent' in use of social media

News image10 December 2014
Jodie Bell of Taylor and Francis asks how important is social media as a communication tool?


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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Academic Publishing in Europe

Berlin, Germany
20-21 January 2015

Implementing the Science and Innovation Strategy

London, UK
29 January 2015

ALA 2015 Midwinter Meeting

Chicago, IL, USA
30 January-3 February 2015

ASA Annual Conference 2015:

London, UK
16-17 February 2015

Data Harmony User Group meeting

Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
16-20 February 2015

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