Publisher views to access are changing

11 March 2008

Traditional academic publishers are changing their attitudes to copyright and the deposit of articles in a publicly-accessible repository.

Jan Velterop leaves Springer

10 March 2008

Jan Velterop is leaving Springer to pursue a new career as CEO of KnewCo.

Mathematical method ranks scientific journals

10 March 2008

Researchers in the USA have developed a mathematical method to rank scientific journals.

University shares portal developments

07 March 2008

The University of Manchester is sharing its portal developments with other Talis users.

Ohio Christian University selects Millennium

07 March 2008

The Maxwell Library at Ohio Christian University has selected the Millennium integrated library solution.

Nancy Lambert wins patent information award

05 March 2008

Nancy Lambert is to be awarded the 'International Patent Information (IPI) Award' for 2008.

Open Science Directory developed

02 March 2008

EBSCO, IOC and Hasselt University join forces to create the Open Science Directory.

Wiley-Blackwell and JoVE to produce online video publications

02 March 2008

Wiley-Blackwell and the Journal of Visualized Experiments have signed an agreement to produce online video publications.

Open-access repository for Harvard faculty

01 March 2008

Harvard's Faculty of Arts and Sciences votes for greater worldwide access licence

JISC initiative adds content from smaller publishers

25 February 2008

JISC Collections extends the NESLi2 initiative to include online journal content from small and medium sized publishers.

Report shows JPEG 2000 is a great step forward

22 February 2008

Interest in JPEG 2000 grows in the archival and library sectors, as institutions look for more efficient formats to store digital information.

Thomson Scientific seeks applicants for scholarship

22 February 2008

Future information professionals are invited to apply for Thomson Scientific's Roger K. Summit Scholarship.