Industry Trends

Thomson Reuters identifies 'hottest' research fronts

12 December 2014
The Intellectual Property and Science business of Thomson Reuters has released Research Fronts 2014: 100 Top Ranked Specialties in the Sciences and Social Sciences, an annual report identifying prominent areas of scientific research over the past year

ProQuest appoints Kristi Marchbanks as senior vice president

News image12 December 2014
ProQuest has named Kristi Marchbanks as its senior vice president for global sales, marketing and customer experience. In her new role, Marchbanks will lead the development and execution of innovative go-to-market strategies across the ProQuest enterprise

Social network 'emotional contagion' paper tops online attention list

10 December 2014
Alternative metrics provider Altmetric has reviewed the 100 academic papers receiving the most online attention in 2014, and the conversations happening around them

Thomson Reuters partners with Times on university rankings

9 December 2014
The Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters has announced a collaboration with Times Higher Education to power the latter’s BRICS and Emerging Economies Rankings

EBSCO and EasyBib now allowing direct citation exports

3 December 2014
EBSCO information Services and EasyBib have collaborated to make it possible to directly export citations from EBSCO resources to EasyBib