open access

The Future of Open Access

By |May 16th, 2018|News|0 Comments

In the past we have highlighted the fact that taxonomies exist everywhere – in the book store and even in the grocery store. Is […]

Access to Records is Important

By |April 27th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Access to Records is Important

It is the general feeling that things are fairer, easier and more democratic in Canada. And while that might be the case in some […]

Semantic Technology Used in Climate Analysis

By |April 20th, 2018|News, semantic|Comments Off on Semantic Technology Used in Climate Analysis

Helsinki climate experts presented an action plan to render the city carbon neutral by 2035 and they used semantic technology as part of their […]

Open Process and Community

By |April 11th, 2018|Business Intelligence, News|Comments Off on Open Process and Community

Open source or open access – it is all about sharing information. DATAVERSITY brought this interesting information to us in their article, “A Brief History […]

Shining the Light on Peer Review

By |April 9th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Shining the Light on Peer Review

Peer review is a vital step in scientific publishing. Unfortunately it is often not formally taught. This interesting news came to us from EurekAlert! in […]

Open Access Publishing is Not a Fair Playing Field

By |March 6th, 2018|News, reference|Comments Off on Open Access Publishing is Not a Fair Playing Field

The shift towards open-access publishing continues and in the process some new types of inequality within academia have been revealed. This interesting information came to […]

Open Access to Research

By |January 25th, 2018|News, reference|Comments Off on Open Access to Research

Academic publishers should take note of a recent report from Springer Nature that shows there is a tangible benefit to publishing academic books using immediate […]

Science Journal Increases Access

By |January 4th, 2018|News, reference, search, semantic|Comments Off on Science Journal Increases Access

A new authoritative journal has joined the family of open access titles. Launched in 1884 and 1912, respectively, University of Hamburg’s journal Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen […]

Open Access to Powerful Tools

By |January 3rd, 2018|News, Technology|Comments Off on Open Access to Powerful Tools

Data sets are key for artificial intelligence (AI). This point was driven home at the recent Global AI 2017 award ceremony by Kai-Fu Lee, founder […]