The UK should have a live, fully-integrated, national electronic theses service within two years, thanks to funding of a new project.
The Professional and Scholarly Publishing Division of the Association of American Publishers (AAP) has endorsed the Brussels Declaration on STM Publishing.
Elsevier has bought the Beilstein Database, the world's largest compilation of chemical facts in the field of organic chemistry.
The National Library of New Zealand will add some 8 million records and the holdings of 275 libraries to WorldCat.
ProQuest CSA and Oxford University Library Services will digitise more than 65,000 items from the Bodleian Library's John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera.
The Association of American University Presses (AAUP) has called for the open-access debate to be opened up to different types of scholarly literature and different access models.
The publishing services division of Apex CoVantage has been selected to create a multi-million page digital archive of medical journals for a major association.
The ALPSP Learned Journals Collection and Swets have signed the first cross-country consortia agreement with the Southern European Library Link (SELL).
The new publishing services company formed from the merger of Ingenta and VISTA International will be listed on the AIM stock exchange from tomorrow.
Four national ICT bodies have begun a multinational tender process to explore with publishers the possibility of cross-border licensing arrangements.
Hindawi Publishing has changed its last two subscription-based journals to an open-access publishing model.
From the Journal Impact Factor to the latest altmetrics, scholarly players are crying out for metrics to be used responsibly, reports Rebecca Pool
Nine industry figures give Tim Gillett the low-down on recent developments in discovery as part of the research process