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The Future of Open Access

By |May 16th, 2018|News|Comments Off on The Future of Open Access

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

Literature Accolades Put On Hold

By |May 9th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Literature Accolades Put On Hold

When you think of Nobel Prizes, you think of esteem, prestige and honor. Not this year. This news came to us from the Associated […]

Citation Frequencies Vary Across Disciplines

By |May 8th, 2018|News, reference|Comments Off on Citation Frequencies Vary Across Disciplines

In academia, the number of citations that an article receives is considered one of the most important measures of scientific impact and quality. The […]

Promoting Sharing

By |May 4th, 2018|News, Technology|Comments Off on Promoting Sharing

A new suite of data sharing policies to drive open scholarship forward and help the research communities achieve their goals has been made available. This […]

Digital Preservation for Scholarly Publishing

By |April 30th, 2018|indexing, News|Comments Off on Digital Preservation for Scholarly Publishing

Scientific print-publishing has never been a speedy process. It has long been a slow and cumbersome one. However, one associate editor at one of the very […]

World Intellectual Property Day – Celebrate

By |April 26th, 2018|News, Technology|Comments Off on World Intellectual Property Day – Celebrate

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) is celebrating World Intellectual Property Day – today, April 26, 2018. The World Intellectual Property Organization and partner […]

Educational Opportunity in Philly

By |April 25th, 2018|News, reference|Comments Off on Educational Opportunity in Philly

The Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP) is offering an educational opportunity at their regional event on May 2, 2018. The title of the workshop […]

Digital or Retail: Selecting Books Have Changed

By |April 17th, 2018|News, reference, search, semantic|Comments Off on Digital or Retail: Selecting Books Have Changed

Bookstores’ footprints, business concepts and strategies have morphed over the past few decades in very drastic ways. Founder Jeff Bezos first launched Amazon as […]

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 […]

Gender Pay Inequity in the Publishing World

By |March 30th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Gender Pay Inequity in the Publishing World

The average difference in pay between men and women in the publishing world of the United Kingdom is a sizable amount, ranging from 11.3% […]