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IFLA sets out to inform librarians of copyright issues and to provide links to helpful resources.

Posted 10 November 2011

The professional networking site seeks to increase member numbers and activity levels.

Posted 10 November 2011

UNESCO's new portal to provide up-to-date information on OA in member states.

Posted 9 November 2011

Two grand prize winners to Elsevier's Apps for Library Idea Challenge have been announced.

Posted 7 November 2011

Last minute places offered at event focusing on OA and demonstrating value.

Posted 4 November 2011

A new resource from Emerald seeks to show the links between research and current, newsworthy events.

Posted 3 November 2011

ebrary has announced the initial results of its 2011 global student e-book survey.

Posted 3 November 2011

Call for participants in research study to discover the impact of social media on enhancing knowledge management.

Posted 3 November 2011

JISC Collections announces new project on impact of OA publishing models.

Posted 29 October 2011

The EC has made recommendations on digitisation and digital preservation.

Posted 29 October 2011

European Parliament Industry Committee wants tougher rules.

Posted 24 October 2011

Report highlights UK's leading position in science and research.

Posted 19 October 2011

High Street retailer announces collaboration with Kobo.

Posted 14 October 2011

The iPad Guardian will cost £9.99 per month.

Posted 13 October 2011

Elsevier is to contribute an additional 950 e-books.

Posted 12 October 2011

User feedback has helped inform redesign of service.

Posted 12 October 2011

Web of Knowledge enhanced with chapter level indexing .

Posted 12 October 2011

Mobile app, previously only available to institutions, now available to individual subscribers.

Posted 11 October 2011

Disruption to BlackBerry Messaging thought to be caused by power outage in the UK.

Posted 11 October 2011

YouTube is rolling out its video rental offering.

Posted 11 October 2011

Microsoft's Streetside service is rolling out across Europe.

Posted 10 October 2011

Almost a year after its US launch, Google's eBookstore arrives in Europe.

Posted 7 October 2011

Amazon continues its expansion in Europe.

Posted 7 October 2011

Kindle Fire to be launched in the US as Amazon promises 'premium products at non-premium prices'.

Posted 30 September 2011

European Journal of Cancer to be made available in the app store.

Posted 28 September 2011

Users will be able to experience related content while accessing video content.

Posted 28 September 2011

Training programme launched to assist with key challenges of information governance and information risk management.

Posted 26 September 2011

Wiley-Blackwell has announced open access funding agreements with three major European research organisations.

Posted 23 September 2011

Councils look to social media to inform and engage citizens.

Posted 23 September 2011

Memorandum of Understanding aims to ensure availability of books and journals

Posted 22 September 2011

ALPSP 2011 Award winners announced, including an award for 'best new journal'.

Posted 22 September 2011

Taylor & Francis online content is now optimised for mobile use.

Posted 16 September 2011

Amazon.es offering works in Spanish, Basque, Catalan and Galician.

Posted 15 September 2011

Springer's new web tool sets out to improve the quality of metadata.

Posted 13 September 2011

Case not lodged at Paris court within three-month deadline.

Posted 9 September 2011

New framework licence agreement will enable international, 'well-regulated' document delivery.

Posted 9 September 2011

Sony announces Reader Store expansion into European markets.

Posted 7 September 2011

Toolkit aims to help faciliate informed and confident decisions about cloud computing.

Posted 1 September 2011

Research predicts Amazon's tablet will be a game-changer encouraging growth in development of Android apps.

Posted 30 August 2011

Publisher contributing an additional 150 titles to programme that provides free or low cost journal access in developing countries.

Posted 30 August 2011

Airline to deploy 11,000 iPads to replace paper charts and manuals.

Posted 25 August 2011

Acquisition reflects Accucom's 'healthy reputation' as a trusted partner to publishers around the world.

Posted 25 August 2011

British Airways cabin crew testing iPads as a tool to help improve customer service.

Posted 19 August 2011

Latest figures show growth in travel sites and continued popularity of social networking.

Posted 19 August 2011

Google has been offered an out of court settlement in Belgium after Street View cars 'breached data privacy'.

Posted 18 August 2011

Pharmaceutical companies are to lose the right to close their company walls to public comment.

Posted 17 August 2011

Fund available to launch new OA journals or to convert existing publications.

Posted 16 August 2011

The latest US publishing trend data shows growth in sales and revenues.

Posted 12 August 2011

eBook treasures series enables download of rare manuscripts onto iPads.

Posted 10 August 2011

iPad app provides access to a wide range of 19th century works in English and other languages.

Posted 3 August 2011