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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

Company's software offers new ways to interact with digital content.

Posted 3 August 2011

Yahoo's search results will now be delivered via Microsoft's Bing search engine.

Posted 3 August 2011

Research Libraries UK's latest figures show increased research library usage in its 23 university member libraries.

Posted 1 August 2011

Europeana's European Film Gateway is now online and will provide access to 600,000 items by Autumn 2011.

Posted 27 July 2011

15,000 of the Wellcome Library's rare book collection to be made available through ProQuest's Early European Books database.

Posted 27 July 2011

Google continues to 'priortise product efforts' in a Google Plus world.

Posted 21 July 2011

The British Library wants to acquire the 7th century St Cuthbert Gospel for the nation.

Posted 20 July 2011

Yell has plans to move more of its business online.

Posted 14 July 2011

Collaborative and shared services are on the agenda at UKSG's 2011 conference.

Posted 14 July 2011

Kobo's proposed European expansion begins in Germany.

Posted 13 July 2011

The latest EU e-communications survey highlights barriers to switching service suppliers - and concerns about internet speed.

Posted 12 July 2011

A new entry into the ereader marketplace will be the first to be fully integrated into the Google ebook store.

Posted 12 July 2011

New open access journal to publish original, high quality research.

Posted 8 July 2011

Facebook bought Skype earlier this year. It has now launched video chat on Facebook.

Posted 7 July 2011

QScience Connect will launch in September 2011.

Posted 6 July 2011

UK Library Chat will discuss library school/university LIS activism.

Posted 6 July 2011

The Library Linked Data incubator group aims to help increase the global interoperability of libary date on the web.

Posted 4 July 2011

The EU's Digital Agenda focuses on the internet's potential to drive economic growth and innovation.

Posted 1 July 2011

Palgrave Macmillan offers open access publication to authors of accepted research papers

Posted 28 June 2011

HEFCE and JISC announce partners and projects in shared services programme for research and education.

Posted 27 June 2011

Partnership between EBSCO and Elsevier means researchers will benefit from easy search and access to an enomous database of scientific material.

Posted 24 June 2011

BL and Google plan to digitise 250,000 out of copyright books.

Posted 21 June 2011

Open Data Challenge and Hack4Europe! competitions were held at the EC's Digital Agenda Assembly.

Posted 16 June 2011

The First World War in Everyday Objects project has captured 15,000 digital images from members of the public in Germany.

Posted 16 June 2011

The British Medical Journal (BMJ) Group has launched a range of apps for the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch.

Posted 15 June 2011

A selection of material covering British women's fight for the vote has been made available online.

Posted 15 June 2011