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OA education 'needed for Chinese researchers'

21 March 2019

Chinese researchers need a lot more education on the potential benefits of open access publishing, according to a new industry report

Norway deals boost research strategy

21 March 2019

The country of Norway has signed two major deals to further its national scholarly communications strategy

Publishers' views sought for survey

19 March 2019

Publishers are being asked for their opinions for research that will be reported at this year's UKSG Annual Conference, to be held in Telford in April

APE organiser wants foundation to continue event

14 March 2019

Arnoud de Kemp, founder of the APE conference, has revealed his plans to create a foundation to continue the event way into the future

Pi in the sky

14 March 2019

A Google employee has created a new world record for the calculation of pi, using the company's cloud computing service to work out the figure to an astonishing 31 trillion decimal places

ConTech 2019 launches themes and call for speakers

05 March 2019

ConTech 2019 is aimed at information providers and content owners who increasingly have to address the challenges of competing in a data world

Springer Nature and ResearchGate announce agreement

04 March 2019

Springer Nature is to collaborate with ResearchGate on what the two organisations are calling innovative access models for scientific content

Report questions Plan S implications

01 March 2019

A report exploring the implications of Plan S on the scholarly communications industry has been published by the Institute of Scientific Information

Mixed reactions to Wiley German deal

22 February 2019

Concerns have been raised over a new publishing deal between Wiley and a German consortium of 700 research institutes, libraries and universities

Librarians! Let us know what's bothering you!

22 February 2019

Research Information is searching for librarians and information professionals to share their experiences – good, bad or indifferent

High five for female researchers

13 February 2019

Five women from developing countries are being honoured with an award for their research in the biological sciences

Springer Nature pledges support for Plan S

13 February 2019

Publisher Springer Nature has stated its 'strong support' to accelerate the adoption of open access under Plan S

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