Digging Through Data

By |June 21st, 2017|News, search, semantic|0 Comments

The volume of papers emerging from the world’s universities is increasing on a daily basis. Estimates are as high as 10,000 new papers being […]

Peer Review Culture

By |June 16th, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

Sharing of research data continues to grow, as does the requirement of data publication in some form. Over the past decade, the number of journals […]

Digital as the Norm

By |June 15th, 2017|News, Technology|0 Comments

Digital used to be considered new and inventive. In many situations now it is the norm and expected. The Bookseller brought us this interesting […]

Does Digital Increase Reading?

By |June 13th, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

The debate on whether reading “real” books, i.e. paper, is better than digital versions continues. This interesting topic came to our attention from New Republic […]

Change Doesn’t Come Easy

By |May 30th, 2017|News, Technology|Comments Off on Change Doesn’t Come Easy

A recent study analyzing digital transformation in the publishing industry found that 25 percent of publishers see themselves as “lagging” versus the rest of […]

AI in the Day to Day

By |May 29th, 2017|News, semantic, Technology|Comments Off on AI in the Day to Day

Flashbacks of Jetson cartoons run through my mind when I hear about artificial intelligence (AI) becoming an everyday convenience tool. Robot assistants guiding shoppers […]

Learning Opportunity Around the Changes in Digital

By |May 19th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Learning Opportunity Around the Changes in Digital

The Association of Learned & Professional Society Publishers brought a unique learning opportunity to our attention. “How to Survive (and Thrive) in the Digital Universe” […]

ORCID is Coming to Canada

By |May 19th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on ORCID is Coming to Canada

ORCID and the Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) along with support from a working group of 16 Canadian stakeholders who are deeply committed to […]