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Thomson Reuters releases ‘Research Fronts 2013: 100 Top Ranked Specialties in the Sciences and Social Sciences’ report26.04.2013Thomson Reuters the world’s leading provider of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today released its report, “Research Fronts 2013: 100 Top Ranked Specialties in the Sciences and Social Sciences,” identifying 100 impor ... / more detailsNew to BMJ: Journal of the Royal Army Medical Corps24.04.2013BMJ has taken over production and publication of the Journal of the Royal Army Medical Corps (JRAMC). JRAMC has a long and distinguished history of publishing a wide range of material relevant to the practice of military medicine dating back to 1903. ... / more detailsLippincott Williams & Wilkins Announces First Interactive Mobile Edition of Clinical Anesthesia24.04.2013Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW), part of Wolters Kluwer Health, today launched the first fully interactive, mobile edition of Barash’s Clinical Anesthesia, the authoritative text on anesthesiology. giving readers access to the text plus all of ... / more detailsProQuest Boosts University Institutional Repositories With Historical Content16.04.2013ProQuest is helping universities build robust institutional repositories (IRs) by sharing digital copies of their graduate works which have been converted from paper or microfilm and archived in the ProQuest Dissertations and Thesis database (PQDT) ... / more detailsWaseda University first in Asia to acquire the Springer Book Archives12.04.2013Today, Springer announced that the Waseda University Library, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan, acquired the English-language Springer Book Archives (SBA). Members of the university community now have online access to Springer content dating back to 1842 vi ... / more detailsWolters Kluwer Health Global Customer Support Awarded Omega’s NorthFace ScoreBoard AwardSM for Customer Service Excellence10.04.2013Wolters Kluwer Health is pleased to announce that its Global Customer Support team supporting the Ovid and LWW Journals business has received the NorthFace ScoreBoard AwardSM from Omega Management Group Corp for achieving excellence in customer servi ... / more detailsUniversities Improve Discoverability of Research with Thomson Reuters Data Citation Index09.04.2013The Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced that numerous institutions around the world are using its Data Citation Index s ... / more detailsThe Scandinavian Plant Physiology Society and Wiley Extend Over Sixty Years of Partnership27.03.2013John Wiley & Sons, Inc.,has renewed its relationship with the Scandinavian Plant Physiology Society (SPPS); a partnership which began over sixty years ago. Wiley will continue to support the society’s leading research journal Physiologia Plantarum, ... / more detailsOxford University Press launches the Journal of Complex Networks22.03.2013Oxford University Press (OUP) is delighted to announce the launch of a new journal, the Journal of Complex Networks. More details: http://www.stm-publishing.com/oxford-university-press-launches-the-journal-of-complex-networks/ ... / more detailsDOAJ reaches new milestones19.03.2013The Directory of Open Access Journals has just completed the transition to a new environment and launched a new platform with integrated functionality for sharing, exporting and enhanced search/browse functionality. More details: http://www.stm-publi ... / more detailsIOP Publishing and Thomson Reuters Collaborate to Manage Significant Growth in Scientific Article Submissions14.03.2013Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading provider of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, announced today that it is working with IOP Publishing, part of the Institute of Physics, to provide its Thomson Reuters ScholarOne® solutio ... / more detailsOCLC and ProQuest collaborate to enhance library discovery12.03.2013ProQuest and OCLC are launching a far-reaching data exchange program that will enhance the library discovery experience for users of OCLC’s WorldCat Local service, ProQuest’s Summon® service, the full-text of ProQuest Central and ebrary e-books. ... / more detailsEmerald announces further open access LIS articles through special partnership with IFLA08.03.2013Emerald Group Publishing Limited is delighted to announce the next batch of articles available in open access as part of its ‘special partnership’ with the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA). More details: ht ... / more detailsCengage to Digitize Smithsonian Content28.02.2013Cengage Learning Launches Partnership with the Smithsonian Institution to Bring Smithsonian Treasures into the Library and Academic Space. More details ... ... / more detailsWK Health expands Medi-Span to include Patient Safety Programs File26.02.2013Wolters Kluwer Health's Medi-Span® solution has been expanded to include a new Patient Safety Programs File™. The application enables health IT systems to rapidly identify drugs containing specific characteristics that require surveillance based o ... / more detailsSAGE to address library value in the developing world22.02.2013SAGE has launched a project which investigates the value of academic libraries for teaching and research staff at twelve institutions selected from countries classified by the World Bank as low income and middle income economies (i.e. with a GNI less ... / more detailsLWW launches iPad app for Lippincott’s Nursing Procedures and Skills14.02.2013Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW), a leading global provider of information and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry, today announced the launch of an iPad® app for Lippincott’s Nursing Procedures and Skills, the premier web-base ... / more detailsThomson Reuters Hosts Challenge to Generate Ideas for Expanding the Scientific Discovery Experience on the Web of Knowledge12.02.2013Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, announced today at the American Library Association (ALA) MidWinter Meeting the launch of its Ideation Challenge, a contest for the scientific ... / more detailsSpringer partners with the Australian Neuroscience Society08.02.2013Springer and the Australian Neuroscience Society (ANS) have entered into a new partnership to publish a series of book titles in neuroscience. More details ... ... / more detailsRussian Government Starts Using Scopus for National Research Assessment29.01.2013 Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced that the Russian government has officially selected Scopus as a tool for its national research assessment. More details ... ... / more detailsCanadian Healthcare Journals to Be Indexed in Serials Solutions Summon Service24.01.2013Serials Solutions®, a ProQuest® business, is working with Longwoods Publishing to index its healthcare journals in the Summon® discovery service. Most of the content is devoted to Canadian medical practice, but some journals have an international ... / more detailsWiley Acquires Assets of FIZ Chemie Berlin18.01.2013John Wiley & Sons, Inc., announced today that it has acquired the assets of the FIZ Chemie Berlin, a leading provider of online database products for organic and industrial chemists. More details ... ... / more detailsWolters Kluwer Health Ranked Second Overall in “2012 Best in KLAS” Awards11.01.2013Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, ranked second overall among software vendors in the 2012 Top 20 Best in KLAS Awards: Software and Professional Services report. More details .. ... / more detailsElsevier Acquires Aureus Sciences, Provider of Databases and Information Tools08.01.2013Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announced today the acquisition of Aureus Sciences, a Paris, France based privately held company that provides databases and information tools ... / more detailsF1000Research, the first Open Science publisher, launches following a successful beta testing phase03.01.2013After receiving extensive support from the scientific community during its six-month beta testing phase, F1000Research now marks its official launch with a new custom-built site. More details ... ... / more detailsThomson Reuters forms integrated Reuters business unit27.12.2012Thomson Reuters announced the formation of a new business unit that combines the company’s existing editorial and news-related sales and marketing operations. The new unit will be run by Stephen J. Adler, who became editor-in-chief of Reuters in Fe ... / more detailsebrary Expands Non-English Offering with New Publishers and Products21.12.2012ebrary®, a ProQuest business, announced that it is forging ahead with its efforts to support non-English language programs for customers around the world. The company is launching a new e-book subscription database, ebrary Nordic Collection™, as w ... / more detailsResearch into reading and library habits has lessons for publishers12.12.2012Pew Research Center has just released a new research study – Younger Americans’ Reading and Library Habits. It provides a fascinating look at the behaviours of young adults and their attitudes towards reading and libraries. More details ... ... / more detailsWiley Establishes Print on Demand Solution for Online Only Journals through The Sheridan Press10.12.2012John Wiley & Sons, Inc., a global provider of knowledge and knowledge-based services in areas of scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly research, announced a partnership with The Sheridan Press, print and publication services provider to the S ... / more detailsCambridge Announces Tenth Successive Year Of Growth04.12.2012Cambridge University Press has published its annual financial results for the year ended 30 April 2012, and the results show that the publisher has achieved a tenth successive year of growth, despite challenging market conditions. More details: ht ... / more detailsElsevier collaborates with Dutch Fulbright Center to support early career researchers in the Netherlands03.12.2012Elsevier, the world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announced its collaboration with the Dutch division of the Fulbright Center, aiming to provide support and guidance to young researchers in ... / more detailsProQuest Innovates with On-Demand Premium Information Service for Individual Researchers29.05.2012Knowledge powerhouse ProQuest is launching an inventive new research service that provides individuals with access to premium ... More details: http://pulse.me/s/9cDnC ... / more detailsChina set to become global leader in science publishing, according to Nature index25.05.2012The Nature Publishing Index 2011 China — a supplement to the 24th May 2012 issue of Nature — provides a detailed assessment of ... More details: http://pulse.me/s/9G8mP ... / more detailsWiley Acquires Higher Education Publisher Harlan Davidson Inc.23.05.2012John Wiley & Sons, Inc (NYSE: JWa, JWb), announced today the acquisition of Harlan Davidson Inc. (HDI), a small family-owned publishing company in Wheeling, IL. More details: http://pulse.me/s/9cQ3P ... / more detailsCambridge University Press acquires 19 Australian Academic Press journals07.03.2012Cambridge University Press and Australian Academic Press (AAP) are pleased to announce that Cambridge has acquired the AAP ... More details: http://pulse.me/s/6x11L ... / more detailsSpringer adds six new clinical review journals to its medicine portfolio03.03.2012Springer is adding six new quarterly clinical review journals to its existing medicine portfolio in March 2012. More details: http://pulse.me/s/6D2C6 ... / more detailsWiley-Blackwell Adds 44 Titles to Journal Publishing Program in 201228.02.2012Wiley-Blackwell, the Scientific, Technical, Medical, and Scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc., will will begin publishing 44 titles new to its journal program, including 16 new launches and 40 journals published in collaboration w ... / more detailsebrary unveils mobile app to access content from multiple sources03.02.2012The demand for e-book accessibility, especially on mobile devices, is growing significantly. To meet researchers’ evolving needs, ebrary® announced it has launched a new app for the iPad®, iPhone®, and iPod touch.More details: http://www.stm ... / more detailsWKH & the International Anesthesia Research Society Renew Partnership to Publish Anesthesia & Analgesia30.01.2012Wolters Kluwer Health and the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS) are pleased to announce that they have signed an agreement to renew their partnership to publish Anesthesia & Analgesia (A&A), the official journal of the IARS. More de ... / more detailsSpringer in book partnership with American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy26.01.2012Springer has signed a co-development partnership with the American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy (ASGCT) for the publication of books to be included in the Springer series Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology.More details: http://www.stm-p ... / more detailsDe Gruyter Chosen by Harvard University Press as Sales Partner for its Electronic Content12.01.2012Beginning in January, 2012, Harvard University Press will market its entire range of electronic products, including both new books and a back catalogue of more than 10,000 titles, through the Berlin-based independent publishing house De Gruyter, Harv ... / more detailsCABI upgrades Research for Development portal with better search features12.01.2012For the first time, research that had previously been communicated through the Research for Development (R4D) website is now fully integrated into Department for International Development’s (DFID) website. More details: http://www.stm-publishing. ... / more detailsSpringer launches SpringerLink mobile app for iPhone11.01.2012Springer has launched the SpringerLink mobile app for iPhone and iPod Touch. It is free to download from the iTunes App Store providing access to the science platform www.springerlink.com. More details: http://www.stm-publishing.com/?p=4896 ... / more detailsWolters Kluwer Completes Sale of Its Pharma-Related Marketing & Publishing Business to Springer10.01.2012Wolters Kluwer announced that it has completed the sale of its pharma-related Marketing & Publishing Services business to Springer Science+Business Media More details: http://www.stm-publishing.com/?p=4878 ... / more detailsBISG announces new Policy Statement on Best Practices for Identifying Digital Products19.12.2011The Book Industry Study Group (BISG) announced the publication of a new Policy Statement detailing best practices for assigning ISBNs to digital products. More details: http://www.stm-publishing.com/?p=4830 ... / more detailsRSC celebrates 170 years of publishing12.12.2011The Royal Society of Chemistry celebrates 170 years of publishing today with the awarding of a Chemical Landmark plaque at the learned society’s office in Cambridge. More details: http://www.stm-publishing.com/?p=4844 ... / more detailsThe British Library in deal with Elsevier & T&F for document delivery outside the UK to non-commercial researchers09.12.2011The British Library sign agreements with Elsevier and Taylor & Francis for document delivery outside the UK to non-commercial researchers, via not-for-profit libraries outside the UK.More details: http://www.stm-publishing.com/?p=4758 ... / more detailsSage Begins Publishing Clinical Eeg And Neuroscience23.11.2011Clinical EEG and Neuroscience, currently ranked by Thomson Reuters with an impact factor of 1.325, and listed in MEDLINE will be published by SAGE, beginning in January 2012. More details: http://www.stm-publishing.com/?p=4105 ... / more detailsWiley-VCH Launches New Journal Advanced Healthcare Materials17.11.2011Wiley-VCH today announced the launch of the journal Advanced Healthcare Materials, a new international scientific journal dedicated to publishing all aspects of materials science in medicine and biotechnology. More details: http://www.stm-publishing ... / more detailsElsevier Announces Collaboration with ExitCare to Enhance Patient Education17.11.2011Elsevier today announced a collaboration with ExitCare LLC, an enterprise-wide solution for patient education. ExitCare’s content provides Elsevier customers with patient education information available in multiple languages. More details: http ... / more detailsNPG and Digital Science announce integration of ReadCube’s web reader tool15.11.2011Nature Publishing Group announce the integration of ReadCube’s web reader tool with nature.com. The web reader tool is currently available to personal subscribers and site license users n Nature and 18 Nature research journals. More details: http ... / more detailsElsevier announces winners of the Apps for Library Idea Challenge12.11.2011Elsevier today announced the winners of the Apps for Library Idea Challenge at the 2011 Charleston Conference in Charleston. More details: http://www.stm-publishing.com/?p=3175 ... / more detailsSafari Books Online selects Ingram Content Group to expand its e-content library11.11.2011The agreement between Safari Books Online and Ingram Content Group’s CoreSource® platform helps education, technology, and business publishers worldwide to expand the reach of their content. More details: http://www.stm-publishing.com/?p=3058 ... / more detailsCambridge University Press Launches University Publishing Online03.11.2011Cambridge University Press’s new integrated eBook and digital content offering, University Publishing Online, was launched on October 31st. University Publishing Online provides aggregated content from the Mathematical Association of America (base ... / more detailsSKS and OverDrive sign digital content distrubution agreement02.11.2011SKS AND OVERDRIVE SIGN DIGITAL CONTENT DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT Lausanne, 5th October 2011 Scientific Knowledge Services (SKS), a Swiss company, announces the agreement concluded with OverDrive Inc., a company based in Clev ... / more detailsWiley-Blackwell Launches New Mobile App for UCL Hospitals02.11.2011Wiley-Blackwell is launching the first mobile application for UCL Hospitals Injectable Medicines Administration Guide, accessible via iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, as well as a version for Blackberry. More details: http://pulse.me/s/2rjd8 ... / more detailsNew Emerald service bridges gap between academic world and current global events02.11.2011“Research in the News” is a new, free online resource from Emerald Group Publishing, which connects research published in scholarly journals to current global events. More details: http://pulse.me/s/2CEi2 ... / more detailsElsevier / CPM Resource Center Expands CPM CarePoints™02.11.2011CPM CarePoints Emergency™ is a a pre-built, implementation-ready solution that provides a framework for evidence-based care and documentation tools across clinical domains. More details: http://pulse.me/s/2CE36 ... / more detailsWiley-Blackwell Announces Partnership with the International Reading Association20.10.2011Starting this fall, Wiley-Blackwell shall begin to publish three journals of the International Reading Association (IRA): The Reading Teacher, Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, and Reading Research Quarterly More details: http://www.stm-publish ... / more detailsBritish Library welcomes CENL announcement to support Open Data Licensing20.10.2011According to the announcement made by the Conference of European National Librarians (CENL) datasets describing millions of books and texts published in Europe will become increasingly accessible for anyone to re-use for whatever purpose their wish. ... / more detailsSage Begins Publishing Drug Information Association Journal20.10.2011SAGE is delighted to have been chosen by the Drug Information Association (DIA) to publish Drug Information Journal, beginning in January 2012. More details: http://www.stm-publishing.com/?p=2354 ... / more detailsDe Gruyter extends its interdisciplinary technology portfolio04.10.2011De Gruyter extends its interdisciplinary technology portfolioDe Gruyter is launching three new journals: Photonics and Lasers in Medicine, Advanced Optical Technologies and Nano-Photonics. More details: http://pulse.me/s/1Ulfc ... / more detailsWiley-Blackwell Signs Open Access Agreements with Telethon Italy04.10.2011Wiley-Blackwell Signs Open Access Agreements with Telethon ItalyWiley-Blackwell has concluded open access funding agreements with three European research organizations, providing active financial support and a streamlined process for authors to ensur ... / more detailsDe Gruyter acquires 67 journals from Berkeley Electronic Press04.10.2011De Gruyter acquires 67 journals from Berkeley Electronic PressDe Gruyter and Berkeley Electronic Press announced that they have reached an agreement for De Gruyter to acquire Berkeley’s journal portfolio, a total of 67 journals in the areas of La ... / more detailsSKS is appointed as selling agent of Elsevier20.09.2011SKS IS APPOINTED AS SELLING AGENT OF ELSEVIER Lausanne, 15th September 2011 Elsevier has appointed Scientific Knowledge Services (SKS) as a non-exclusive agent to market and sell Elsevier products to potential customers in the agreed territory. ... / more detailsPearson and the Eminata Group Launch North America’s Largest iPad-Based eTextbooks Initiative for Postsecondary Institutions14.09.2011Pearson and the Eminata Group Launch North America’s Largest iPad-Based eTextbooks Initiative for Postsecondary Institutions Pearson and Eminata group will receive all of their course content via the Apple iPad beginning with September 1st, 2011. M ... / more details2011 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU)14.09.2011The Center for World-Class Universities of Shanghai Jiao Tong University released the 2011 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU), marking its 9th consecutive year of measuring the performance of top universities worldwide. Harvard University ... / more detailsLippincott Williams & Wilkins wins 11 Apex Awards for Excellence in Publishing14.09.2011Lippincott Williams & Wilkins wins 11 Apex Awards for Excellence in Publishing Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, is pleased to announce that seven LWW published journals have won 11 highly regarded awards in this year's Apex Awards for Publication Exce ... / more detailsSKS signs consulting agreement with Publiwide08.09.2011SKS SINGS CONSULTING AGREEMENT WITH PUBLIWIDE Promote eBook transformation services Lausanne, 20th August 2011 Scientific Knowledge Services (SKS), a Swiss company, announces the agreement concluded with Publiwide Sarl, a Swiss based co ... / more detailsSKS and SkillSoft partner to promote e-learning solutions08.09.2011SKS AND SKILLSOFT PARTNER TO PROMOTE E-LEARNING SOLUTIONS Gain a competitive edge with access to Books24X7 Lausanne, 2nd August 2011 Scientific Knowledge Services (SKS), a Swiss company, has concluded an agreement with Sk ... / more detailsWiley-Blackwell Launches First Mobile Application in Sociology23.08.2011Wiley-Blackwell, the scientific, medical and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc., launches its first mobile application in sociology: Wiley-Blackwell Sociology Spotlight. More details: http://www.stm-publishing.com/?p=1968&utm_me ... / more detailsThomson Reuters acquires UK-based analyst firm GFMS23.08.2011Thomson Reuters has acquired analyst firm GFMS (formerly known as Gold Fields Mineral Services), a leader in precious and industrial metals markets research and analysis, to further expand its specialized offering to the metals market. More details: ... / more detailsThomson Reuters releases Version 3.13 of ScholarOne Abstracts23.08.2011Thomson Reuters released version 3.13 of ScholarOne Abstracts on August 14th, the comprehensive workflow management system for scholarly conferences. More details: http://www.stm-publishing.com/?p=1975&utm_medium=referral&utm_source=pulsenews ... / more detailsSKS is authorized to sell Karger products in Europe22.07.2011Further business development Lausanne, 15th June 2011 Scientific Knowledge Services (SKS), a Swiss company, announced that it came to an agreement with Karger AG to sell Karger Products. SKS continues to expand its portfolio ... / more detailsSKS signs distribution agreement with Britannica21.07.2011SCIENTIFIC KNOWLEDGE SERVICES SIGNS DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT WITH ENCYCLOPÆDIA BRITANNICA Supporting and Enabling Further Business Growth Lausanne, 1st February 2011 Scientific Knowledge Services (SKS), a Swiss company, has announc ... / more detailsSKS attended the CERN Workshop on Innovations in Scholarly Communication (OAI7) in Geneva18.07.2011The workshop was held at the University of Geneva on 22-24 June 2011, and was aimed at those involved in the development of Open Access (OA) repositories and who can influence the direction of developments either within their institution, their count ... / more detailsBorders updates iOS reader app to point users toward Kobo app18.07.2011CNet reports that the Borders iOS app has removed its e-bookstore browsing feature, telling people to start using the Kobo app for e-book purchases.More details: http://pulse.me/s/Duf2 ... / more detailsTaylor & Francis – New platform18.07.2011Taylor & Francis Group is introducing Taylor & Francis Online – the new online platform for journals and reference works. The new link for accessing the platform is: http://www.tandfonline.com More details: http://www.tandf.co.uk/libsite/news/tandf ... / more detailsThe Summon™ Service Wins Top Honors from Software & Information Industry Association09.06.2011Serials Solutions’ Groundbreaking Discovery Service Earns 2011 CODiE Award for Best Enterprise Search Solution ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 26, 2011 - The Summon™ discovery service took top honors at the 2011 CODiE Award ceremony in San Francisco today ... / more detailsThe Kobo eReader Touch Edition07.06.2011Amazing New Touch ExperienceWith new infrared technology, eReading just got way easier! You can swipe to turn pages, just like a real book, highlight phrases, lookup words, zoom images, increase font sizes and more! Plus, the new Pearl 6" E Ink 16 le ... / more details