Why Peer Review is Important

By |August 7th, 2017|Business strategy, News, reference|Comments Off on Why Peer Review is Important

Peer Review Week is a global event celebrating the essential role that peer review plays in maintaining scientific quality. Scheduled for September 11-17, 2017 […]

A Unique Relationship

By |August 4th, 2017|Business strategy, News, reference|Comments Off on A Unique Relationship

Partnerships and collaborations between university presses and university libraries can garner a variety of opinions and perspectives. The Scholarly Kitchen brought this interesting information […]

Digital Catalog Records Now Accessible

By |July 31st, 2017|News, reference, search, semantic|Comments Off on Digital Catalog Records Now Accessible

Valuable information is stored in the treasure trove of library catalogs. They are important to making information findable, particularly as the amount of information expands […]

Digital Wordsmithing

By |July 26th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Digital Wordsmithing

With a passion for language, Erin McKean founded a nonprofit corporation and the world’s largest online dictionary. Wordnik is how the language guru and […]

Words Can Be a Lifelong Career

By |July 24th, 2017|News, reference, Text processing|Comments Off on Words Can Be a Lifelong Career

A 76-year old lexicographer continues working with his passion of the English language and all the intricacies that come along with it. He compiles […]

The Dictionary to the Rescue

By |July 21st, 2017|News, reference, semantic|Comments Off on The Dictionary to the Rescue

Who knew in this day and age of digital, semantic and virtual technologies that the dictionary would turn out to the hero of the […]

Women Aviators: Then & Now

By |July 10th, 2017|Access Insights, Featured, reference|Comments Off on Women Aviators: Then & Now

A newly discovered photograph suggests aviator Amelia Earhart, who vanished 80 years ago on a round-the-world flight, survived a crash-landing in the Marshall Islands. The photo, […]

ALPSP Conference Promises Rich Content

By |July 10th, 2017|Business strategy, News, reference, Technology|Comments Off on ALPSP Conference Promises Rich Content

The Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers’s (ALPSP) 10th annual conference is coming up soon. The big question is “what does artificial intelligence (AI) […]

Clearing the Fog

By |July 7th, 2017|News, reference, Term lists|Comments Off on Clearing the Fog

We have all been there. It might be in the middle of a professional conversation or social gathering and someone uses a word you […]

Naming Conventions

By |July 3rd, 2017|Access Insights, Featured, reference, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Naming Conventions

Taxonomy is the science of defining and naming groups of biological organisms on the basis of shared characteristics, and the practice and science of classification […]