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HighWire appoints director of business development

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HighWire Press has appointed Wendy Newsham as director of business development for North America

Registration open for Internet Librarian International

30 June 2015
Registration is now open for the Internet Librarian International show, to be held at the Olympia Conference Centre in London in October

Wiley/Figshare partnership 'to support data sharing'

30 June 2015

Ex Libris and EBSCO complete 'streamlining' agreement

26 June 2015

American Psychological Association Partners with ReadCube

26 June 2015

50,000 researchers signed up to Kudos

24 June 2015

ORCID consortium to improve UK research visibility

24 June 2015


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Analysis & opinion

Reading research papers in 'unprecedented depth'

News image29 June 2015
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

ORCID pilot tests nuts and bolts of implementation in universities

News image17 June 2015
The unique identification of researchers has long been a challenge for those trying to manage and use research information effectively, making it difficult to link publications, data and other research activities to the right researcher, write Verena Weigert and Rob Johnson