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Figshare to display Altmetric badges

29 April 2016
Figshare, an online digital repository for academic research, has announced that research outputs deposited on its platform that have received attention online will display Altmetric badges

ALPSP conference registration now open

28 April 2016
Registration is now open for this year's ALPSP Conference, which is being held at Park Inn Heathrow, London, UK, from 14 to 16 September

Using Taxonomies? New 'boot camp' launched

28 April 2016

Adam Matthew in New Orleans collaboration

26 April 2016

Buzz over Elsevier's Hive project

25 April 2016

Thomson Reuters collaborates with Indian education ministry

25 April 2016

New publisher sales manager for Kudos

22 April 2016


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Getting an early start

News image7 April 2016
Technology will make the next generation of researchers more social, writes Alice Atkinson-Bonasio

Crossref initiatives will support reporting to funders

News image4 April 2016
Now that most major research funders require researchers to make their outputs available in open access, new developments in the field are coming faster than ever, writes Neil Jacobs

Agents of value: the evolving role of librarians in India

News image30 March 2016
Academia is experiencing significant change in technology and research methodology. The role of the librarian in India is transforming to keep up with this digital change, write Shafina Segon, Aalia Oosman and Jodie Bell