Cambridge University Press has launched an initiative aimed at improving the discoverability of library resources
Technology software company Digital Science has invested in Peerwith – a marketplace for author services, matching academics seeking support for their work with experts who can provide services to increase the impact of their work
A career in research has surged in popularity among Japanese school boys – even if their female counterparts have not yet been attracted to the vocation is similar numbers
Cambridge University Press has appointed Brigitte Shull as senior vice president for academic publishing in the Americas
Figshare, an online digital repository for academic research, has teamed up with Springer Nature to support BioMed Central and SpringerOpen authors in openly sharing their supplementary data.
Figshare is now hosting additional files from more than 300 BioMed Central and SpringerOpen journals. This new service to authors and readers is aimed at:
Research by President Obama on US healthcare reform was the most widely discussed and shared academic paper of 2016, resulting in the highest Altmetric Attention Score ever tracked
Scholarly publishing company HighWire Press is to acquire Semantico, a provider of technology and services for the scholarly publishing market. Highwire says the acquisition will bring it an increased capacity for technological innovation, a broader range of publishing expertise, and a more powerful range of products.
Following the success of the founding University Press Redux conference, ALPSP has announced that it will now be partnering with presses to deliver the event every two years
Overleaf, a provider of scientific writing and publishing tools, has announced a partnership with Cambridge University Press
Organisers of London Book Fair are inviting applications and nominations for its Academic and Professional Publisher Award
The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) has launched an open access program, IET Open