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Tuesday, 25 July 2017

Featured Articles

A room full of strangers at a networking event or presenting at a meeting can be a fun and exhilarating experience for an extrovert and quite the opposite for an introvert.

Featured News

Third round of Digital News Initiative fund sees over 20 million EUR granted in 27 countries across Europe.

With the summer holidays in mind, budget airline EasyJet has launched Flybraries - a flying book club.

New functionality being tested in the US before rolling out worldwide.

Some improvements being rolled out plus news of planned developments.

EU's Data Protection Working Party guidance says employers should not be screening social media as a matter of course.

India is now Facebook's largest country audience.

Single log-in aims to make life simpler for tourists and residents alike.

Thomson Reuters launches startup incubator focusing on big data; publisher pilot for managing and tracking author sharing via scholarly collaboration networks; peer review process to be investigated; BBC Monitoring joins OpenAthens; winner of IFLA Green Library Award.

InfoToday Europe Blog

Access to information empowers individuals, communities, nations and organisations to make better decisions, and live better lives.

A new report highlights the power of partnerships and describes a wide range of activities and services improving the lives of older citizens.

Press Releases

Practical guidance for valuing objects in cultural collections

Facet Publishing have announced the release of Freda Matassa’s new book Valuing Your Collection: A practical guide for museums, libraries and archives

Climate change title to become first Emerald subscription journal to flip to exclusively Open Access

Flipping high quality journal to OA will help maximize dissemination of climate change research, ensuring that vital real world research is being supported and shared with policymakers and practitioners

Preservica launches fully-redesigned Universal Access with new levels of presentation for digital content

Preservica 5.8 adds enhanced media streaming and content rendering, controlled, secure and public access, and advanced search and discovery for digital information.