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IBM’s AI System Automates Chemical Synthesis

By |September 30th, 2020|News|0 Comments

IBM has a new automated system for performing chemical synthesis. The complex system is based upon technology they started developing three years ago. It uses artificial intelligence […]

Taxonomies and Planets

By |September 18th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Did a taxonomy demote Pluto? If so, can it promote the little guy back to planet status? This interesting and humorous topic came to […]

Scientific Bias

By |June 16th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Scientific Bias

Classifications have been around forever. In science, in information management, in the grocery store aisles and in society. This interesting topic came to us from […]

Cloud Computing is Moving Up

By |June 4th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Cloud Computing is Moving Up

Cloud computing is about to get an upgrade. The Pervasive Technology Institute at Indiana University (IU) has been awarded a $10 million grant from […]

Happy Father’s Day

By |June 18th, 2018|Access Insights, Featured|Comments Off on Happy Father’s Day

We celebrated Father’s Day yesterday, so it felt appropriate to share an article written several years ago for this blog about the “father of […]

Shining the Light on Peer Review

By |April 9th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Shining the Light on Peer Review

Peer review is a vital step in scientific publishing. Unfortunately it is often not formally taught. This interesting news came to us from EurekAlert! in […]

STEM and Women

By |February 15th, 2018|News, Technology|Comments Off on STEM and Women

Inspiring women are all around us. It doesn’t have to be the latest astronaut or poet laureate that graces all the headlines to inspire […]

Science Journal Increases Access

By |January 4th, 2018|News, reference, search, semantic|Comments Off on Science Journal Increases Access

A new authoritative journal has joined the family of open access titles. Launched in 1884 and 1912, respectively, University of Hamburg’s journal Mitteilungen aus dem Hamburgischen […]

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 […]

Webinar Addresses the Current Media Landscape

By |November 10th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Webinar Addresses the Current Media Landscape

It is back to school season and that applies to professionals as well. The Society for Scholarly Publishing is offering a webinar on November […]