Editor's picks

The organisers of ConTech 2019 are offering start-ups, vendors, publishers and data scientists the opportunity to talk about their latest ideas

Scholarly publishing leaders must show the way in using the technology to solve problems within the industry, writes Darrell Gunter

Springer Nature has signed a memorandum of understanding that it says will set the scene for the ‘world’s most comprehensive open access agreement’

News

20 September 2019

The organisers of ConTech 2019 are offering start-ups, vendors, publishers and data scientists the opportunity to talk about their latest ideas

Cambridge University Press Pitt Building

19 September 2019

A journal from Cambridge University Press (CUP) is aiming for a 'radical new approach' to both publishing and peer reviewing research

Josh Nicholson of Scite, and Ann Michael

19 September 2019

The winners of the 2019 ALPSP Awards were announced at the ALPSP Conference Dinner last week

Analysis & opinion

Adrian Mulligan

27 August 2019

Researchers now spend almost as much time searching for articles as actually reading them, writes Adrian Mulligan

27 August 2019

Scholarly publishing leaders must show the way in using the technology to solve problems within the industry, writes Darrell Gunter

Roy Kaufman

19 August 2019

Roy Kaufman focuses on a promising trend for dynamic, content-empowered learning environments

Features

17 July 2019

From bypassing aggregators to the influx of new university presses, the world of library-based publishing is changing fast, reports Rebecca Pool

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

Interviews

Catt Thompson-Baum

06 August 2019

Catt Thompson-Baum, conservation manager for Wiley Digital Archives, gives an inside view of the world of archive collections – from mummified rats to medieval parchments

30 July 2019

Alice Duijser, managing director EMEA & APAC at VitalSource, talks digital-first, data analytics and the future of scholarly communications

18 July 2019

Wayne Sime discusses his hopes for the future of the Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers

Viewpoint

2 September 2019

Artificial Intelligence has long entered our workplace and home. It is used in robotics, where collaborative robots deliver parts and perform repetitive or even dangerous tasks

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22 July 2019

Last month, following the publication of Clarivate’s 2019 Journal Impact Factor report, HighWire founding director John Sack took a look at some of the uses and misuses of the impact factor

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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