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Workshops Focus on Library-Based Publishing

By |July 16th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Workshops Focus on Library-Based Publishing

The Library Publishing Coalition and the Educopia Institute, in collaboration with the Digital Library Federation (DLF), is hosting a pair of in-person workshops at the 2018 DLF Forum based […]

Open Access of Tomorrow

By |July 12th, 2018|News, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Open Access of Tomorrow

In the past we have highlighted the fact that taxonomies exist everywhere – in the book store and even in the grocery store. Is […]

Peer Review Transparency

By |July 11th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Peer Review Transparency

Emerging from a project run by the Amherst College Press and the MIT Press, a recent report examines the proposal for a set of agreed definitions […]

Dual Conferences in Portugal Come September

By |July 9th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Dual Conferences in Portugal Come September

The 22nd International Conference on Theory and Practice of Digital Libraries (TPDL) is scheduled for September 10-13, 2018 at the University of Porto, in […]

Call for Papers for NFAIS Open Access Conference

By |July 6th, 2018|Business strategy, News|Comments Off on Call for Papers for NFAIS Open Access Conference

The National Federation of Advanced Information Services (NFAIS) is calling for presenters for their annual Open Access event on October 1-2, 2018 in Old […]

AI Designed to Assist

By |July 6th, 2018|News, Technology|Comments Off on AI Designed to Assist

Microsoft is going all in on artificial intelligence (AI) with a $25 million initiative to use it to build better technology for people with disabilities. This […]

Literary Publishing Faces Challenges

By |July 4th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Literary Publishing Faces Challenges

Recent book sales reflect a troubling decline in literary fiction on a broad scale. The Association of American Publishers (AAP) reported last year that adult fiction sales fell 7.8 […]

Databases Are for Tracking Citations

By |July 4th, 2018|News, reference, Technology|Comments Off on Databases Are for Tracking Citations

In academia, the number of citations that an article receives is considered one of the most important measures of scientific impact and quality. The […]

London Seminar Focuses on Collaboration

By |June 29th, 2018|News, Technology|Comments Off on London Seminar Focuses on Collaboration

A new educational opportunity is available from the Association of Learned & Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP) titled, “The Power of Partnership and Collaboration in […]