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Natural Language Processing Acknowledged in Awards

By |June 15th, 2018|News, Technology|0 Comments

The Amazon Research Awards (ARA) is one of Amazon’s ways of supporting external research that could potentially be integrated into the tech giant’s platform […]

Reporting Challenges

By |June 8th, 2018|News|0 Comments

A challenge for many researchers is how to present data in a useful and approachable way. Chemistry World brought this interesting information to our attention […]

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 […]

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 […]

New Platform for Academic Publishing

By |March 29th, 2018|News, reference|Comments Off on New Platform for Academic Publishing

Cambridge University Press recently announced the expansion of Author Hub into a new, integrated online platform for book authors. This news came to us from STM […]

Open Access Publishing is Not a Fair Playing Field

By |March 6th, 2018|News, reference|Comments Off on Open Access Publishing is Not a Fair Playing Field

The shift towards open-access publishing continues and in the process some new types of inequality within academia have been revealed. This interesting information came to […]

A New Drug

By |March 6th, 2018|News, Technology|Comments Off on A New Drug

Social media and its impact on politics, religion, social policies and current affairs has been under the microscope for some time now. Many believe […]