Analysis & opinion

02 January 2018

The accessibility of learning content is undergoing a dramatic change right now, writes Rick Johnson.

28 November 2017

Jon Treadway (pictured) explains Digital Science's new report, Blockchain for Research: Perspectives on a New Paradigm for Scholarly Communication, exploring the impact the technology could have on scholarly communication and research

20 November 2017

Stacy Konkiel wonders if altmetrics might help understand the influence of research in a more gender-balanced way

20 November 2017

Universities can gain from employing digital tools in their teaching and learning strategies, writes John Donovan

20 November 2017

The information profession has radically changed in recent years and it is continuing to evolve, writes Nick Poole

19 October 2017

Verena Weigert and Graham Stone ask what can we learn from other countries to preserve the monograph

17 October 2017

Paul Kudlow says the publishing industry is facing a monumental challenge: how do we ensure research is read?

29 September 2017

It’s just two months until Research Information’s first industry event: Challenges in the Scholarly Publishing Cycle

Challenges in the Scholarly Publishing Cycle is an interactive one-day conference for publishers, information professionals and academics, to be held on Monday 4 December at the Business Design Centre, London.

29 September 2017

Internet Librarian International will take place at London’s Olympia Conference Centre in October

29 September 2017

Fast-expanding Charleston Conference goes from strength to strength, writes Tim Gillett

27 September 2017

Internet Librarian International will take place at London's Olympia Conference Centre in October

07 September 2017

Matt McKay makes the case for collaboration to enhance scholarly sharing



From the Journal Impact Factor to the latest altmetrics, scholarly players are crying out for metrics to be used responsibly, reports Rebecca Pool


Nine industry figures give Tim Gillett the low-down on recent developments in discovery as part of the research process