Editor's picks

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Rossana Morriello

Rossana Morriello assesses the ways in which librarians are supporting research in Italy

Nandita Quaderi

Web of Science editor-in-chief Nandita Quaderi has hinted at 'huge improvements' in the company's products

News

25 June 2019

Miles McNamee serves up some takeaways from HighWire’s digital disruption seminar

Nandita Quaderi

20 June 2019

Web of Science editor-in-chief Nandita Quaderi has hinted at 'huge improvements' in the company's products

20 June 2019

The Journal Citation Report, released today, delivers new benefits to enhance users' understanding of journal performance and a 'rich array of publisher-independent data'

Analysis & opinion

Rossana Morriello

25 June 2019

Rossana Morriello assesses the ways in which librarians are supporting research in Italy

This article was jointly written by Andrea Chiarelli (pictured), Juliane Kant and Birgit Schmidt on behalf of Knowledge Exchange. Andrea Chiarelli is a consultant at Research Consulting. Juliane Kant is partner representative for the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) in Knowledge Exchange. Birgit Schmidt is head of knowledge commons at Göttingen State and University Library.

19 June 2019

Active engagement and collaboration are needed to deliver the promise of preprints, writes Andrea Chiarelli

17 May 2019

The mechanisms of scholarly communication are showing their age, writes Daniel Hook

Features

16 May 2019

As metrics continue to condense research, data industry players are seeking a broader view, reports Rebecca Pool

29 March 2019

Five industry figures tell Tim Gillett what authors should be looking for when disseminating their work

26 March 2019

As academic players embrace the ebook, scholarly publishers are clearing the path to easier access, reports Rebecca Pool

28 January 2019

Be it traditional or transparent, peer review players from the West want more reviews from the East, reports Rebecca Pool

Interviews

20 June 2019

Nandita Quaderi – editor-in-chief of the Web of Science – champions objectivity, selectivity, and data integrity

01 May 2019

Paediatrician Uduak Okomo was recently honoured as a developing-country researcher in biological sciences

05 March 2019

'Flying Dutchman’ Arnoud de Kemp, who turns 75 this year, reflects on a distinguished career in publishing

Viewpoint

3 May 2019

Communities interested in the publication, distribution and management of serials and other continuing resources know a standard code for the unique identification of these contents is essential

25 March 2019

Engineering researchers who take these steps can save time and improve outcomes

Webcasts and white papers

10 June 2019

In October of 2018, Springer Nature conducted a global survey on library challenges, publisher engagement, and its level of service to the library community

22 May 2019

For more than a hundred years the Modern Language Association, creator of the MLA International Bibliography, has worked to strengthen the study and teaching of language and literature

26 January 2018

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