HHMI announces new access policy for research articles

28 June 2007

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute will require its original research articles to be made freely accessible in a public repository within six months of publication.

British Library picks Innodata Isogen for publisher digitisation

28 June 2007

The British Library has selected Innodata Isogen as its development partner for its Publisher Digitisation Service.

Global Science Gateway opens

26 June 2007

An online global gateway to science information from 15 national portals has now been opened.

Emerald acquires information and computing titles

25 June 2007

Emerald has acquired four journals from Troubador Publishing.

Australian health librarian picks up SLA award

25 June 2007

Stephen Due has been named the 2007 Information Professional of the Year by the SLA Australia/-New Zealand Chapter.

TG Publishing and Wiley announce e-book partnership

20 June 2007

TG Publishing is partnering with John Wiley & Sons to deliver technology book content online.

Oxford Journals tries out new approach to open access

19 June 2007

Primary papers in the Journal of Experimental Botany are being published as open access with no article-processing charge if the author's institution subscribes to the journal.

Two libraries switch to Innovative

19 June 2007

Innovative Interfaces has announced two new customers for its Millennium integrated library management system.

Thomson looks for scholarship recipient

19 June 2007

Thomson Scientific is seeking applicants from Europe, the
Middle East, Asia Pacific, and Africa for its annual Roger K. Summit International Scholarship.

Eighteen Asian universities have chosen Scopus so far this year

14 June 2007

In the first quarter of 2007, 18 Asian institutions chose Scopus as the preferred database for their university library.

Consortium of 12 universities joins Google Book Search

07 June 2007

The Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC) has announced a collective agreement to digitise up to 10 million volumes as part of the Google Book Search project.

Reed Elsevier will stop its defence shows

04 June 2007

Reed Elsevier will exit the defence exhibitions sector following pressure from its authors and customers.