The share of women among researchers has increased between four and 11 percentage points over the last 20 years
The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) has relaunched PharmacyLibrary.com, its pharmacy education and reference website, on Atypon’s Literatum online publishing platform
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.
Jacks Thomas, director of London Book Fair, previews next month's event
Research Solutions has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Reprints Desk has partnered with The Copyright Licensing Agency (CLA), enhancing copyright compliance and providing quick look-up of permissions for Reprints Desk customers with a CLA copyright license
IOP Publishing and the Council of Australian University Librarians have announced an agreement covering 31 universities in Australia and New Zealand
Emerald Publishing has signed a three-year agreement with the Turkish Academic Network and Information Centre – a division of the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey – to allow 190 academic institutions access to its eJournal Premier Collection.
ProQuest has launched a program to provide no-cost access to its databases for students and researchers who have been separated from their universities and libraries because of travel bans or other immigration changes
Knowledge Unlatched, the open access initiative supporting monographs in the humanities and social sciences, and JSTOR, the digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources, are partnering to study usage patterns in open access
Kudos and Aries Systems have announced a partnership through which plain-language summaries will be captured at the point of submission
Cartoon abstracts are a very effective way to bring research to life, writes Daniel Pullin
Judy Verses is executive vice president for research at John Wiley and Sons
From pilots to practice, more and more publishers are warming to open peer review, reports Rebecca Pool