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Collaboration Seeks to Improve Research

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

A group of not-for-profit scientific membership societies have announced the launch of the Scientific Society Publisher Alliance (SSPA). This is an initiative focused on […]

Data Management Tool at Your Fingertips

By |November 7th, 2017|Business Intelligence, News, reference, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Data Management Tool at Your Fingertips

There are many options in the world of reference data management (RDM) tools. The source article seeks to help organizations weigh through the various options […]

Gender Bias in Scientific Publishing

By |November 3rd, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Gender Bias in Scientific Publishing

Scientists strive to be objective in their peer review of grant applications and manuscript submissions. However, the threat to objectivity comes from all humans […]

On the Tip of Your Tongue

By |October 27th, 2017|News, reference, semantic|Comments Off on On the Tip of Your Tongue

It feels like it happens more frequently with each passing week. I am humming a long in a conversation and my brain hits a […]

Students Choose Paper Over Digital

By |October 25th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Students Choose Paper Over Digital

Digital books, e-readers and electronic data is prevalent in homes and schools. As more and more students use tablets and laptops for educational purposes, […]

Changes in the Librarian Profession

By |October 24th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Changes in the Librarian Profession

A recent report on the aging demographics of academic librarians raises awareness of the need for more library professionals. The paper, “Delayed Retirements and […]

Webinar Addresses Research and Scientific Publishing

By |October 17th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Webinar Addresses Research and Scientific Publishing

The Professional/Scholarly Publishing (PSP) Journals Committee will be hearing from guest speaker David Lovinger, Editor-in-Chief, Alcohol on Tuesday, October 24 from 12:00-1:00 p.m. (ET) at the Wolters […]

Feeling Lucky?

By |October 13th, 2017|News, reference, search|Comments Off on Feeling Lucky?

Today is Friday the 13th. It is considered an unlucky day in Western superstition. The number 13 itself is considered unlucky in various aspects of culture. […]

E-Books in the Classroom

By |October 4th, 2017|News, Technology|Comments Off on E-Books in the Classroom

Digital vs. paper is not a new subject. Traditional books vs. electronic ones and the e-readers that make it possible to take a thousand […]