26 June 2018

Germany-based publisher Transcript has integrated PaperHive, a copyright-compliant scholarly collaboration network, with its newly launched publishing platform

26 June 2018

Clarivate Analytics has announced the 2018 update of its Journal Citation Reports, offering what it describes as richer, more detailed information to enhance users’ understanding of journal performance.

26 June 2018

Faculty and students are depending on a wide variety of content types including primary sources, dissertations, videos, and more for success in research and teaching

18 June 2018

HighWire has become the first systems supplier to roll out the new ‘Universal Campus Activated Subscriber Access’ service (Universal CASA) in cooperation with Google Scholar

11 June 2018

Members of the National Information Standards Organization (NISO) have approved the ‘Manuscript Exchange Common Approach’ (MECA) – a major new academic publishing initiative

06 June 2018

Clarivate Analytics is inviting researchers to apply for the annual Eugene Garfield Award for Innovation in Citation Analysis

31 May 2018

Elsevier has released the 2017 CiteScore values, its latest assessment of thousands of serial scholarly publications, and is now available for Scopus subscribers as well as non-subscribers

25 May 2018

Springer Nature has partnered with technology forum The Next Web Conference to explore how technology can help improve the sharing, discoverability and use of research data

25 May 2018

UCL Press, the UK’s first fully open access university press, has announced that one million copies of its books have been downloaded around the world

14 May 2018

Identity and federated access management provider OpenAthens has chosen Google Cloud Platform as its public cloud partner

26 April 2018

Taylor & Francis Group and Cambridge University Press have joined a pilot project to test blockchain technologies applications to peer review

25 April 2018

Plans are afoot for the second annual Research Information event, Challenges in the Scholarly Publishing Cycle 2018



Danny Kingsley, deputy director at Cambridge University Library, looks back at her early days at Australian National University – and forward to the many challenges facing librarians

Analysis and opinion

While researchers, publishers and funders warm to data sharing, issues over misuse, citation and credit remain, reports Rebecca Pool