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Berlin set for Online Educa conference

28 November 2014
Augmented reality glasses, virtual reality goggles, and data and analytics that personalise education and drive businesses success will all be under discussion at Online Educa Berlin (OEB) next week

CERN makes public first data of LHC experiments

26 November 2014
CERN has launched its Open Data Portal, where data from real collision events, produced by the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) experiments, will for the first time be made openly available to all

Mendeley and WriteLaTeX join forces

21 November 2014

Springer SBM does deal with universities in Netherlands

20 November 2014

Elsevier Scopus database chosen for THE World University Rankings

19 November 2014

Jisc launches research funding initiative

18 November 2014

Macmillan Distribution subscription platform goes live

18 November 2014


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Publishing better science through better data

News image27 November 2014
Iain Hrynaszkiewicz, head of data and HSS publishing in the Open Research team, and Amy Bourke, corporate communications manager at Nature Publishing Group, report on the first research data conference for early career researchers hosted by Scientific Data and Nature Publishing Group

Counting the costs of open access for research organisations

News image26 November 2014
The cost to research organisations of making the transition to open access has so far been the object of little attention, says Rob Johnson of Research Consulting

The RECODE project: enabling open access to research data

News image17 November 2014
The discourse on open access to research data is aligned with the notion of rigorous science and the societal and economic benefits obtained from it