Academic Libraries

European institutions performing strongly and many more countries appearing in top 800.

Posted 09 October 2015

Cross-industry campaign aims to help researchers choose best place to publish.

Posted 02 October 2015

Final print run of library catalogue cards.

Posted 02 October 2015

Although completion rates remain low, those who DO complete MOOCs report high satisfaction rates. Meanwhile, some learners are cheating their way to course completion.

Posted 25 September 2015

Analysis of patent and articles metrics puts Stanford, MIT and Harvard at the top of the Reuters Top 100 ranking of the world's most innovative universities; top European universities include Imperial College London, KU Leuven, and the University of Cambridge.

Posted 25 September 2015

Given the importance of understanding how artificial intelligence, Big Data and human analysis work together, it is crucial for information professionals to monitor trends in Big Data's growth.

Posted 18 September 2015

Move aims to improve discoverability of and access to content.

Posted 17 September 2015

ScienceOpen, the free research and OA publishing network, has now exceeded the ten million record mark.

Posted 17 September 2015

Student ideas for transforming education, research and student life to be developed into products.

Posted 11 September 2015

Facebook can be an effective way for academic libraries to connect with their user community.

Posted 02 September 2015

David McCandless and Jodie Ginsberg to keynote as Internet Librarian International explores the big questions facing librarians and info pros.

Posted 31 August 2015

IFLA is calling for input and examples from libraries around the world.

Posted 27 August 2015

4000 users of seven UK academic libraries on how they view online library resources and services.

Posted 26 July 2015

Understanding digital behaviour can help us improve the way we deliver and facilitate access to information.

Posted 16 July 2015

Birkbeck, University of London, awarded Mellon Foundation grant.

Posted 06 July 2015

Conversations between providers and customers can drive real change.

Posted 03 July 2015

ALPSP Innovation in Publishing award - shortlisted projects announced.

Posted 02 July 2015

In Africa the demand for HE is growing, while library budgets struggle to keep pace.

Posted 01 July 2015

Clare Brown previews the 2015 MmIT Conference which focuses on the role of library and information professionals in leading social media matters in their organisations.

Posted 01 July 2015

More than 500 global organisations and individuals have signed up to support The Hague Declaration on Knowledge Discovery in the Digital Age.

Posted 08 June 2015

Sharing ideas and information across and between institutions will result in positive outcomes for institutions and individuals.

Posted 03 June 2015

Partnership between Sage and Publons aims to improve the peer review process.

Posted 03 June 2015

INASP works with publishers to enable affordable access to online resources to developing countries and with national library consortia to help them meet the information needs of researchers.

Posted 15 May 2015

Merger between Springer and Macmillan approved by competition authorities.

Posted 07 May 2015

Study suggests total move to OA is possible with no extra costs.

Posted 05 May 2015