25 May 2018

Springer Nature has partnered with technology forum The Next Web Conference to explore how technology can help improve the sharing, discoverability and use of research data

25 May 2018

UCL Press, the UK’s first fully open access university press, has announced that one million copies of its books have been downloaded around the world

14 May 2018

Identity and federated access management provider OpenAthens has chosen Google Cloud Platform as its public cloud partner

26 April 2018

Taylor & Francis Group and Cambridge University Press have joined a pilot project to test blockchain technologies applications to peer review

25 April 2018

Plans are afoot for the second annual Research Information event, Challenges in the Scholarly Publishing Cycle 2018

25 April 2018

The potential effects of Brexit on the UK's universities has truly begun to bite – and the situation could further deteriorate

19 April 2018

Three publishers and ResearchGate have agreed to work together on the sharing of articles on the scholarly collaboration platform

16 April 2018

Digital Science has awarded its first Catalyst Grant of 2018 to a team from Romania aiming to accelerate the research process through its artificial intelligence platform

13 April 2018

Cambridge University Press has partnered with Code Ocean – a platform that enables authors of articles journals to publish and share code associated with their research

10 April 2018

Clarivate Analytics has acquired the AI-technology start-up Kopernio, to create what it describes as ‘the definitive publisher-neutral platform for research workflow and analysis for scientific researchers, publishers and institutions’

06 April 2018

Peter Lang International Academic Publishing Group has partnered with Jisc to make its e-book collections of monographs, proceedings and reference works available for purchase

04 April 2018

Federated access management specialist OpenAthens has partnered with LM Information Delivery to enhance its offering to thousands of library clients



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