Springer Nature has launched two initiatives in support of ORCID, which gives researchers a unique, personal, persistent identifier that distinguishes them from every other researcher
Data science company Altmetric has launched a pilot project with the OECD to track and report on the broader impacts of more than 120,000 articles, chapters, books, papers, tables, charts and statistical datasets in the OECD iLibrary
For many years now the ways in which students at higher education institutions have accessed their course readings has developed swiftly, writes David Duffield
RedLink, RedLink Network, and INASP have announced a partnership designed to help make usage tools and credentials management available for INASP members.
As a first step, the Zimbabwe University Librarians Consortium (ZULC) will be joining RedLink Network and adopting RedLink’s Library Dashboard. The partnership is designed to provide access to these services to the full membership of INASP libraries.
Sage Publishing has teamed up with the Institute for Policy Research at the University of Bath, to establish a Public Data Lab
Lorraine Ellery reports back from an ‘outsourcing challenges’ workshop that she moderated at the recent Research to Reader conference in London
The Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association, OASPA, has announced that registrations are now open for the 9th Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing (COASP)
May will see the Society for Scholarly Publishing hold its 39th annual meeting
Predicting the future is notoriously difficult, writes Keith Webster
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