Academic Libraries

Twitter Lite opens up Twitter to users with slow networks, expensive data plans or lack of space on their mobile devices.

Posted 21 September 2018

Cambridge Core Share will now become a permanent feature of publisher's content platform.

Posted 21 September 2018

OA publisher is now adapting its peer review model.

Posted 20 September 2018

The launch of Google Dataset Search has been big news. Aaron Tay considers the implications for librarians and researchers.

Posted 20 September 2018

Agreement will support the dissemination of research published across entire portfolio.

Posted 19 September 2018

11 national research funding organisations have launched an initiative called cOAlition S.

Posted 05 September 2018

At #ILI2018 Alison McNab will be sharing pro tips on how to be a designated live tweeter or event amplifier. Here she gives a preview of her presentation.

Posted 17 August 2018

The IFLA Green Library Award, sponsored by De Gruyter Publishing, was established in 2016.

Posted 20 July 2018

The collaboration will support and encourage impactful research.

Posted 18 July 2018

A school librarian is a reading professional, there to support the child, to guide them through the world of books and to help them gain the skills required to function through the education system and into adulthood. Every child deserves to have people in their school with the right skills for the job, says Dawn Finch.

Posted 16 July 2018

Grant will enable an analysis and audit of all known open source authoring and publishing platforms.

Posted 05 July 2018

Three FE/College library and learning resource centres rewarded for excellence and impact.

Posted 04 July 2018

Cambridge University Press is launching digital institutional access to its leading HE textbooks.

Posted 04 July 2018

The Software Heritage Archive project sets out to collect and preserve software in source code form.

Posted 04 July 2018

Repository aims to increase the visibility and impact of research outputs generated by cultural institutions.

Posted 03 July 2018

Worldwide calendar of Open Access events.

Posted 26 June 2018

Grants to be used for digitisation, archival and documentary editing projects.

Posted 26 June 2018

Aaron Tay considers the potential uses of Google Assistant and Alexa for library and academic services and concludes there is still plenty of room for innovation.

Posted 26 June 2018

A wide range of topics were covered at INFORUM in Prague, including library strategy and advocacy, tech developments, preservation, archiving and digitisation.

Posted 12 June 2018

Open to non-members, topics covered include privacy and GIS data.

Posted 07 June 2018

Announcing LibraryCamp Camp, a new library learning festival, with tents!

Posted 30 May 2018

The Arabic Citation Index (ARCI) will be launched in 2020.

Posted 29 May 2018

Two authors have filed a federal lawsuit.

Posted 18 May 2018

Sciendo provides publishing services and solutions to third parties.

Posted 17 May 2018

Campaign wants to uncover research-based solutions to real-world problems.

Posted 17 May 2018