Publishing News

Help with checking for fake scientific papers

23 March 2015
Following a collaboration with Universite Joseph Fourier in Grenoble, France, Springer has announce the release of SciDetect, a software program that automatically checks for fake scientific papers

Shake-up for system of credit in scholarly communication

18 March 2015
The Wellcome Trust and Digital Science have introduced a 'contributor role taxonomy' to provide a high-level classification of the roles performed by individuals in the work leading to published academic research

RCN Publishing changes name to RCNi

2 March 2015
RCN Publishing has announced that it has changed its name to RCNi. The organisation says the new brand reflects more accurately its continued evolution towards developing diverse online tools and products

Free access to Palgrave Macmillan journals for March

2 March 2015
Palgrave Macmillan has announced that for the month of March 2015 it will be offering free online access to its full journals portfolio

Thomson Reuters collaborates with Latvia education ministry

27 February 2015
The Intellectual Property and Science business of Thomson Reuters has announced a collaboration with the Republic of Latvia’s Ministry of Education and Science