Industry Trends

Altmetric starts tracking mentions on Sina Weibo

14 April 2014
Altmetric has begun tracking mentions of academic articles on the Chinese microblogging site Sina Weibo

Partnership digitises old medical books

5 April 2014
The Wellcome Library and Jisc have signed a new three-year agreement to digitise more than 10 million pages of 19th century published works

Chinese Academy of Sciences takes top place in NPG's Asia ranking

5 April 2014
China is on track to become the dominant scientific power in Asia-Pacific, according to the editors of the Nature Publishing Index (NPI) 2013 Asia-Pacific

Transfer Code of Practice gets update

2 April 2014
The UKSG Transfer Working Group has released the Transfer Code of Practice Version 3.0

Quartzy uses scrazzl API

21 March 2014
Lab management software provider Quartzy will use CompareNetworks' scrazzl developer API to power research product discovery on its site