Accountability in Open Access Publishing

By |June 29th, 2017|News, search, Standards|Comments Off on Accountability in Open Access Publishing

A recent United States court ruling awarded publisher Elsevier $15m in damages for copyright infringements by Sci-Hub, the Library of Genesis (LibGen) project and […]

Scholar Communications and Machine Learning

By |June 29th, 2017|News, semantic|Comments Off on Scholar Communications and Machine Learning

The last 30 years in scholarly communications have shown a steady trend towards digital content creation and delivery, especially for journals. The industry focus has […]

New Partnership Enhances Collaborative Technologies

By |June 28th, 2017|News, Technology|Comments Off on New Partnership Enhances Collaborative Technologies

Silverchair Information Systems (Silverchair) and Zapnito announced a new partnership to enable STM and humanities publishers, professional societies, and other knowledge providers to foster […]

There is No Hiding

By |June 28th, 2017|News, reference, search|Comments Off on There is No Hiding

Are all journals vulnerable to harm from piracy? Are open access (OA) journals immune to the threat? The Scholarly Kitchen brought this news to us in […]

Educational Opportunity on PIDs

By |June 27th, 2017|News, Technology|Comments Off on Educational Opportunity on PIDs

The Professional/Scholarly Publishing (PSP) Committee for Digital Innovation (CDI) will be hearing from guest speaker Christine Orr, Sales Director – North America at RINGGOLD on Wednesday, July 19 from […]

Digging Through Data

By |June 21st, 2017|News, search, semantic|Comments Off on Digging Through Data

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 […]

Does Digital Increase Reading?

By |June 13th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Does Digital Increase Reading?

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 […]