Editor's picks

Library strategies for coping with the Covid-19 pandemic will be the subject of a series of discussion workshops at Research Information’s conference, CISPC 2020

Lou Peck and Phil Hurst

Lou Peck and Phil Hurst cast an eye over proceedings during Peer Review Week

Academic publishers are railing against inaccurate stories and asking the scientific community to do more, writes Matt McKay

News

24 November 2020

All authors submitting to Nature and the Nature research journals will have the option to publish open access from January

23 November 2020

Jisc and Wiley have expanded their partnership with leading UK universities and the British Science Association (BSA) with the creation of a new digital collection

11 November 2020

Library strategies for coping with the Covid-19 pandemic will be the subject of a series of discussion workshops at Research Information’s conference, CISPC 2020

Analysis & opinion

Lou Peck and Phil Hurst

24 November 2020

Lou Peck and Phil Hurst cast an eye over proceedings during Peer Review Week

12 November 2020

Academic publishers are railing against inaccurate stories and asking the scientific community to do more, writes Matt McKay

30 October 2020

We've recently seen some positive and impactful changes to the way in which the OA landscape can work, writes Steven Inchcoombe

Features

29 October 2020

Rebecca Pool asks: has Covid-19 pushed the move towards open data to the point of no return?

Gaëlle Béquet

07 October 2020

Gaëlle Béquet, director of ISSN International Centre, outlines the work of the Keepers Registry – followed by interviews with four of its partner agencies

Interviews

28 October 2020

Emerald Publishing CEO Vicky Williams looks back on her career and makes some predictions for the future of academic publishing

Jignesh Bhate

15 September 2020

Self-confessed workaholic Jignesh Bhate describes the foundation and progress of Molecular Connections over nearly 20 years

Ian Smith

01 July 2020

Our Researcher of the Month for July is Ian Smith, of Cambridge’s Royal Papworth Hospital.

Viewpoint

23 September 2020

Author Insights: The Future of Education with Professor Rupert Maclean

25 March 2020

In a webinar with Research Information, given in November 2019, Rhianna Gamble and Carol Hollier of IFIS presented on the topic of literature reviews in food science

Webcasts and white papers

21 September 2020

As the world continues to be impacted by the COVID-19 virus, the scientific and medical research communities continue to search for effective treatments and work on vaccine options

17 September 2020

This paper takes a look at the methods and technologies librarians can adopt to effectively teach research skills in an environment of exponentially rising research output, increased use of mobile devices, and less available time for focused research. 

17 September 2020

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Managing the publication explosion: the role of libraries and technology

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This paper takes a look at the methods and technologies librarians can adopt to effectively teach research skills in an environment of exponentially rising research output, increased use of mobile devices, and less available time for focused research. We outline some of the most pressing challenges for librarians teaching research skills today, and present an overview of tools and technologies emerging to solve these problems. 

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