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Open Access to Research

By |January 25th, 2018|News, reference|Comments Off on Open Access to Research

Academic publishers should take note of a recent report from Springer Nature that shows there is a tangible benefit to publishing academic books using immediate […]

Words Are Important

By |December 22nd, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Words Are Important

For more than a decade, Merriam-Webster has been issuing annual lists with the top ten words of that year. For 2017 the word is […]

Los Alamos Looking for Librarian

By |December 12th, 2017|News, reference, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Los Alamos Looking for Librarian

To be as helpful as possible to those in the fields of taxonomy, information sciences, ontology, etc., we are sharing career opportunities that we find with our […]

Proofreading Fun

By |December 7th, 2017|News, reference, Standards, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Proofreading Fun

To some the title of this article may seem like an oxymoron, but for others proofreading is an obsession. This unique but interesting play […]

Words Reveal Much

By |November 24th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Words Reveal Much

Words matter. They reveal who you are and reflect your character. Every child has heard the rhyme, “Sticks and stones may break my bones
But […]

Educational Applications Developed

By |November 23rd, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Educational Applications Developed

The Library of Congress recently announced the release of educational applications related to Congress and civic participation for use in K-12 classrooms. This news […]

Collaboration Seeks to Improve Research

By |November 13th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Collaboration Seeks to Improve Research

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 […]