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Capturing Ancient Medical Knowledge with Taxonomies

By |May 30th, 2018|News, reference, search, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Capturing Ancient Medical Knowledge with Taxonomies

A collaboration between a Chinese university and Elsevier is undertaking the momentous task of cataloguing traditional Chinese medical knowledge as global clinical practice increasingly […]

Peer Review in Practice

By |May 29th, 2018|indexing, News, reference|Comments Off on Peer Review in Practice

Establishing transparency for each author’s role in a research study is one of the recommendations that recently appeared in a report in the Proceedings of the National […]

The Same Paper vs. Digital Debate

By |May 22nd, 2018|News, reference|Comments Off on The Same Paper vs. Digital Debate

The Pew Research Center conducted a recent poll on the reading habits of Americans and their preferred vehicles. The results might surprise you. The […]

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 […]

Preserving the Past

By |May 1st, 2018|indexing, News, reference|Comments Off on Preserving the Past

Officials of one small town are looking for some professional help to preserve records. These aren’t just your ordinary county clerk records; some of […]

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 […]

Shining the Light on Libraries

By |April 26th, 2018|News, reference|Comments Off on Shining the Light on Libraries

Libraries and arts tend to not fair well when it comes to politicians and budgets. It is sad fact. However the library community can […]