The Academic Publishing Europe conference considered the ethics of publishing, covering everything from Peer Review to Piracy. Marydee Ojala reports.
A reading buddy scheme can save money - and have a positive impact for mentors and mentees.
EBSCO offers grants to academic libraries; OUP announce pilot of legal current awareness feed; new modules added to Bloomsbury Law Online; new Latin additions to Oxford Scholarly Editions Online; Reprints Desk partners with The Copyright Licensing Agency.
A Norwegian news site has been experimenting with its comments section; the Perspective initiative is hoping to use machine learning to identify online harassment.
Government agencies conduct long-term and expensive R&D that private companies find hard to justify.
Google to shut down Spaces and gives first glimpse of video conferencing app; Consortium of Swiss Academic Libraries joins Portico; FSG launch infectious diseases knowledge hub; SAGE adds new video collections; Jisc appoints new trustees.
New curriculum to be introduced in 2018.
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Millennials are now the largest generational group in the USA.
The complexity of managing book collections in multiple formats is addressed in a new white paper by ProQuest.