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Connections, collaboration and communication

Connections, collaboration and communication

After holding a variety of positions in scholarly publishing, Melanie Dolechek is now executive director for the Society for Scholarly Publishing

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A belief in collaboration

A belief in collaboration

WIth a background in mathematics and an early career developing software applications, Ella Balagula now leads the Engineering and Technology Solutions business within Elsevier's R&D Solutions group

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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

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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

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Is there a library-sized hole in the internet?

Is there a library-sized hole  in the internet?

David Weinberger is senior researcher at Harvard's Berkman Center for Internet & Society, and has been instrumental in the development of ideas about the impact of the web. Shortly before his recent keynote presentation at OCLC's EMEA Regional Council Meeting in Florence, he spoke with Sarah Bartlett

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Making the connections between funder and research


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Boosting transparency


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Changing approaches


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Making the most of metadata


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A long-term perspective


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A changing environment


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Helping the unaffiliated researcher


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Connecting digital heritage


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A new approach to peer review


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Researching India


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Open access could prevent rejection of good science


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User needs are crucial


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Digital preservation matters


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A semantic approach


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Unlocking unstructured data


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Serving authors and readers


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Publishers have unseen strengths


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Experts give new slant on peer review


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New life for old resources


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Working together to discover information


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Integrating e-books and searches


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Sharing and innovating


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Finding meaning from chaos


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Marketing to readers


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Evolution not revolution


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Finland's information backbone


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Licences are valuable tools


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Simplicity and complexity


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Technology helps users get more from patent information


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Social networking has huge potential for science


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Preserving for future access


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Chemistry is core to science


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Making sense of data


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Different libraries, same issues


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Libraries on the agenda


Physicians and researchers have different needs


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Beyond typesetting


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Open access is much wider than just readers not paying


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Academics have access anyway


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Text mining of subject archives will enable new facts to be discovered


OPEN ACCESS

Self-archiving should be mandatory


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The environmental community will embrace open access


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Many areas of research are funded by taxpayers but they do not see the results


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The first priority should be awareness-raising


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Our community is used to immediate release of preprints


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Get research authors to change their behaviour


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