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Report highlights misused metrics and recommends alternatives

30 January 2019

The Institute for Scientific Information has launched Global Research Reports

Research Information event 2019 – we want your views!

28 January 2019

Readers of Research Information are being asked for their opinions in shaping the direction of publication's annual event.

All about the user

28 January 2019

The concept of ‘user-centred by design’ will be centre-stage at the OpenAthens 2019 conference

‘Two Brains’ lined up for London conference

24 January 2019

Former universities minister on scholarly communications event’s ‘strong programme’

UKSG lines up for Telford

24 January 2019

The 2019 UKSG Conference and Exhibition will this year be held at the Telford International Centre, from 8 to 10 April

Academic Book Week to return

22 January 2019

Academic Book Week – the week-long celebration of the diversity, variety and influence of academic books throughout history – is returning for a fourth year

Springer Nature and Publons to partner on peer review

13 December 2018

Springer Nature and Publons are partnering to improve the peer review process and to enable peer reviewers to receive recognition for their contribution

China leads way as AI accelerates

11 December 2018

China is growing in importance as a global leader in artificial intelligence (AI) research, and there is an increasing trend of researchers moving from academia to industry

UK's Jisc and Eduserv to merge

11 December 2018

Two of the UK’s leading technology not-for-profit organisations in the field of education, government and charities have agreed to merge

Climate crisis and false news top Altmetric 100

11 December 2018

Research on mortality rates in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria have topped the Altmetric Top 100, released today

OUP and Max Planck include OA element in deal

10 December 2018

Oxford University Press and the Max Planck Society have announced a two-year deal – including an open access element

Criminals' tattoo analysis among research grant winners

07 December 2018

A researcher analysing criminals' tattoos through data mining is among seven academics who have won grants courtesy of the British Academy and Jisc

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