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STAR rises for archaeological sciences
Maney Publishing has launched an open access journal in archaeological and heritage science...
US law students get practical know-how
Practical Law content is now part of the WestlawNext law school offering ...
Editor-in-chief for SYNTHESIS steps down after 16 year stint
Professor Paul Knochel takes over top job at chemistry journal...
Top Secret WW1 files go online
National Archives has made top secret MI5 files from the First World War available online as part of...
Open access journal to foster inter disciplinary interaction
Multidisciplinary online only journal from Palgrove Macmillan covers the humanities, social sciences...


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Digitisation project puts Darwin’s personal library online

Charles Darwin’s personal scientific library, including notes and comments scribbled by him on the pages and margins of his collection, has been made available online for the first time

Online resource for research on film, tele and radio content launched

A search engine that will allow researchers to access online databases with 13 million records relating to film, television and radio content has been launched

Drama Online to bring the universe of drama literature and playwrights to the web

An online resource – Drama Online - that will provide unique access to the finest drama literature, featuring the works of Aeschylus in 5th Century BC right through to the present day content, is set to launch in 2012

BBC publication The Listener lives online as an archive

Historians, students, and researchers can access 62 years of the most influential cultural, political and media commentary of the 20th century, through an online resource

Connected Histories opens access to British history including past royal weddings

A digital project funded by JISC and created by academics from the Universities of Hertfordshire, London, and Sheffield, is making millions of historical records more accessible to the public

Using e-books in libraries made easy

Understanding how to develop a sustainable business model and engage with the audience using e-books can be a tricky one especially as there are no precedents for info pros to learn from. It is amid such context that Facet Publishing launches "e-books in libraries"

An inspiration to become an information innovator

Innovation, entrepreneurship and creativity are often described as key professional attributes to succeed in the digital age. While information professionals understand and appreciate the importance of these qualities, they are often accused of simply adjusting to the digitised world rather than creating visions and steering the sector boldly in newer directions

A guide to help you move from the pre-web world to the new media world

Author and an internet pioneer, Steven Rosenbaum, explains how in a world dominated by user-generated content, users are becoming editors. “It’s called curation,” he says in his book called Curation Nation

Is social the future of search?

Experts advise info pros to embrace the growing trend and understand how they can unlock the knowledge and experience of their own, personal networks
Johnston Press clicks with Outbrain
Publisher partners with content discovery platform to benefit readers and monetise content...
Wiley to acquire CrossKnowledge
Information company moves further into online learning ...
Wolters Kluwer completes Third Coast acquisition
Remaining 62% acquired following regulatory approval ...
The future is digital
Next frontier is designing systems that are truly digital ...
Alan Turing Institute welcome news for UK
Government investment aims to propel Britain to become market leader in data and analytics...
Labour launches Digital Government review
Chi Onwurah MP announces independent advisory board to look at Digital Britain 2015...
Cambridge University Press sets out to boost content discoverability
Publisher demonstrates its commitment to discoverability ...
Going forward with silver web
Calls for 25th anniversary global debate on how to develop the web ...
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