17 May 2007

Medical researchers and doctors in training regularly use online journals, even if they have to do so from their local internet cafe, according to new research published in BMC Health Services Research.

14 May 2007

SAGE has signed the UKSG Project Transfer Code of Practice.

08 May 2007

Simon Dessain, chief operating officer of Publishing Technology and former chief executive of Ingenta, has announced that he is leaving the company.

26 April 2007

The EU's High Level Expert Group on Digital Libraries has presented an advisory report on copyright issues to the European Commission.

26 April 2007

A number of options are available to raise the quality of peer review, according to a new report from the European Science Foundation (ESF).

26 April 2007

Two prestigious Australian institutes, the University of New South Wales and Monash University, have chosen the Scopus database.

17 April 2007

The Wayne State University Libraries have achieved real-time acquisition of user statistics from within Innovative Interfaces' electronic resource management system.

16 April 2007

Journal prices have risen by very different amounts over the past seven years, according to a study by LISU, of Loughborough University, UK.

13 April 2007

Chongqing Library in China has chosen the ALEPH 500 integrated library system from Ex Libris.

03 April 2007

Lynne Brindley, chief executive of The British Library, has become the new chair of The European Library Management Board.

29 March 2007

Oxford Journals, a division of Oxford University Press, is opening a representative office in China.

29 March 2007

Private equity firm Bridgepoint Capital Limited is buying the Education division of Wolters Kluwer.



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