28 March 2017

The Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association, OASPA, has announced that registrations are now open for the 9th Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing (COASP)

28 March 2017

UNSILO and Karger Publishers have agreed to create a number of artificial intelligence-based content enrichment solutions for its range of digital biomedical content services

23 March 2017

Information Today is calling for the submission of ideas for this year’s Internet Librarian International (ILI) – the library innovation conference

21 March 2017

A study analysing digital transformation in the publishing industry found that 25 per cent of publishers see themselves as 'lagging' behind the rest of the industry

21 March 2017

Atypon’s Literatum publishing platform is now hosting all of AIP Publishing’s journals, the journals of its member societies and publishing partners, and Physics Today, American Institute of Physics’ (AIP) flagship magazine

21 March 2017

ProQuest is working with Jisc to enable UK higher education institutions (HEIs) to build strong, user-centered research collections that better support their research focus areas and budgets

21 March 2017

A website for monitoring open science worldwide has been launched as part of ongoing work for the European Commission

08 March 2017

The share of women among researchers has increased between four and 11 percentage points over the last 20 years

07 March 2017

Digital Science has revealed the latest winners of its Catalyst Grant award: Figures, HackScience and HipDynamics have each been awarded a grant of up to £25,000 / $30,000

02 March 2017

The Copyright Licensing Agency has announced that its Digital Content Store (DCS), a content platform for higher education, has achieved 1,000,000 student downloads

01 March 2017

The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) has relaunched, its pharmacy education and reference website, on Atypon’s Literatum online publishing platform

28 February 2017

PubFactory has partnered with PaperHive, the co-working hub for collaborative reading. This partnership is aimed at enabling publishers hosted on PubFactory to increase user engagement and offer annotations, group discussions, and sharing capabilities to their readers.

All PubFactory publishers can opt to switch on the integration. PaperHive supports researcher collaboration, e-learning, and sharing by enabling public and private annotations on scholarly content.



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