Completing the information cycle

Text mining, altmetrics and data sharing are all hot topics today. Sian Harris meets some of the people behind the raft of small technology businesses that collectively make up Digital Science

Insight for diagnosis

A child's life-threatening misdiagnosis and a father's determination to help doctors better recognise rare symptoms in the future led to the formation of Isabel Healthcare. Sian Harris finds out how

Textbooks go 'all you can eat'

Students' experience of textbooks and other learning resources could be transformed if the plans of startup company Flooved are successful, writes Sian Harris

Tool delves into journal experimental details

A Dublin-based startup has developed a way of extracting insight into laboratory instruments and materials from the experimental sections of journal articles. As Scrazzl launches its first products Sian Harris finds out more

A family firm

Knut Dorn has announced his retirement later this year as senior managing partner and director of sales for the bookseller and subscription agent Harrassowitz. He told Sian Harris about the company's remarkable history

Strength in numbers

John Murphy discovers how HighWire provides technology and community to more than 140 publishers

CUP launches digital archive

John Murphy finds out about the challenges that Cambridge University Press (CUP) faced in digitising its complete journal archive


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