Erasmus prize for Europeana

At the Erasmus EuroMedia Awards 2009 ceremony at the City Hall in Vienna, Europeana.eu has been awarded the Erasmus Award for Networking Europe. There were some 230 applications, resulting in 62 nomi...

Open Access Week begins

Today marks the beginning of the first-ever international awareness week for Open Access to research, October 19 – 23, 2009. Hundreds of leading academic and research sites in over 30 countries...

Springer and WINFOCUS Found New Journal

Springer and the WINFOCUS Society are founding a new publication, the Critical Ultrasound Journal. This international, peer-reviewed journal will serve as the official publication of WINFOCUS (World ...

Milestone Publication for Informa's Book Series

Informa Healthcare is celebrating the 200th volume of one of its most popular books series, Drugs and the Pharmaceutical Sciences. The milestone publication – International Pharmaceutical Produ...

Charleston Conference Programs

In an effort to be more environmentally conscious, we intend to print fewer programs for this years’ conference.  We will provide the full program, including the schedule with abstracts, schedu...

Coutts awarded APUC contract to supply e-books

Scotland’s APUC (Advanced Procurement for Universities and Colleges) Limited has selected the Ingram companies Coutts and MyiLibrary together as one of three suppliers in their first framework ...

NASIG 2010: Second Call for Proposals

The North American Serials Interest Group (NASIG) 2010 Program Planning Committee (PPC) extends a second call for proposals and/or program ideas for pre-conference, vision, strategy, and tactics sess...

Nature Communications now accepting submissions

Nature Communications invites submissions of original research papers in all areas of the natural sciences. This multidisciplinary, online-only journal from Nature Publishing Group (NPG) will publish...

STM Report on Scholarly Journal Publishing

The International Association of Scientific, Technical, andMedical Publishers (STM) — has published, “The STM Report: An overview of scientific and scholarly journal publishing”, a ...

Univ.of Michigan Press and HathiTrust

A New Way to View Press Titles The University of Michigan Press (UMP) is joining with HathiTrust Digital Library to open electronic content for free online access.  UMP plans to have 1000 or more tit...

OCLC Research and RLG

OCLC Research has just released a 13-page report summarizes the activities, projects, publications, meetings and events produced over the last year in support of the RLG Partnership. OCLC Research an...