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Brill and Semantico are pleased to announce a major new collaboration for the design and engineering of a new platform for Brill’s primary source collections. The expected delivery date for the platform is early 2013.

Posted 18 September 2012

Brill, the international scholarly publisher, has now completed the acquisition of Leiden-based KITLV Press.

Posted 18 September 2012

Brill, the international scholarly publisher, has finalized an agreement with Emerald Group Publishing to acquire the Language and Linguistics titles from their extensive books portfolio, effective immediately. The list is expected to add 200,000 Euro in

Posted 17 September 2012

Serials Solutions announced today an expanded agreement with publisher Schattauer GmbH. The agreement demonstrates the company’s continued commitment to add to the German-language resources discoverable through the Summon service.

Posted 13 September 2012

The European Political Science Association (EPSA) and Cambridge University Press have announced that they will be publishing a new peer-reviewed political science journal from 2013.

Posted 11 September 2012

The University library of Skövde has selected WorldCat Local as its new discovery service.

Posted 8 September 2012

Oxford University Press and German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property announce new publication partnership

Posted 6 September 2012

Academic publisher Brill announces the migration to as the new domain for the corporate website and the employees’ email addresses.

Posted 31 August 2012

ACCUCOMS has signed agreements for sales representation with Akadémiai Kiadó in Latin America, the American Society of Nephrology in India, Baltzer Science Publishers in Europe and North America, and Kluwer Law International in Turkey.

Posted 20 August 2012

The exceptional standards of Oxford University Press (OUP) journals has been confirmed with the release of the 2011 Journal Citation Reports© by Thomson Reuters.

Posted 14 August 2012

Liberty and Oliver Version 5 Build 5 includes an integrated online help interface, improved current awareness, recommended resources and more.

Posted 14 August 2012

This week, leading academic institutions worldwide signed up to a new data dashboard by London-based startup Mendeley.

Posted 7 August 2012

North East Lincolnshire Libraries has chosen to replace its existing library management system with Axiell's Open Galaxy and has chosen a new customer-facing interface: Axiell's 24/7 digital library website system, Arena.

Posted 26 July 2012

SAGE, The Royal Society and World Scientific will be presenting a panel discussion on 'Publishing models, quality, citations and usage' at the 19th Beijing International Book Fair on the 30 August 2012.

Posted 24 July 2012

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the highlights of its journal Impact Factor performance in 2011.

Posted 17 July 2012

The European Commission has today set out concrete steps Member States should take to achieve the European Research Area, a single market for R&D in Europe.

Posted 17 July 2012

ACCUCOMS will represent Morgan & Claypool in France, and increase the presence of Morgan & Claypool's products Synthesis and Colloquium in the French market.

Posted 16 July 2012

Brill has decided to end the parallel running period. This means that the old platform,, is no longer in use, and Brill’s reference works and bibliographies are available only on the new platforms.

Posted 11 July 2012

The British and Irish Association of Law Librarians have agreed to continue their donation commitment to BAILII and will be doubling the commitment to £10,000 for the next three years.

Posted 9 July 2012

JISC Collections and Knovel are pleased to announce they have signed a new three year agreement.

Posted 4 July 2012

Transfer, the UKSG-sponsored initiative to create a Code of Practice to follow when journals are transferred between publishers, announces release of its Enhanced Transfer Alerting Service (ETAS).

Posted 2 July 2012

Innovative feature for professional searches /FIZ Karlsruhe – Leibniz Institute for information Infrastructure has developed a unique numeric property search feature for 55 physical and chemical properties/enhanced search precision and a larger bandwidth

Posted 28 June 2012

Derycz Scientific, Inc. (OTC BB: DYSC) announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Reprints Desk, Inc., has been awarded the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) blanket purchase agreement (BPA) for document delivery services under a federal supply s

Posted 26 June 2012

HARRASSOWITZ to offer $1,000 scholarship to attend the 2012 XXXII Annual Charleston Conference.

Posted 25 June 2012

48,000 Spanish e-books now available online and offline.

Posted 22 June 2012