Which Academic Search Systems are Suitable for Systematic Reviews or Meta‐Analyses? Evaluating Retrieval Qualities of Google Scholar, PubMed and 26 other Resources

« (…) This study investigates and compares the systematic search qualities of 28 widely used academic search systems, including Google Scholar, … Continuer la lecture de « Which Academic Search Systems are Suitable for Systematic Reviews or Meta‐Analyses? Evaluating Retrieval Qualities of Google Scholar, PubMed and 26 other Resources »

Open Access Agreement with Springer Nature Renewed

« The Austrian Science Fund FWF, the Austrian Library Consortium (Kooperation E-Medien Österreich, KEMÖ) and Springer Nature have renewed their existing … Continuer la lecture de « Open Access Agreement with Springer Nature Renewed »

What’s up Doc – Formation documentaire pour tous [MOOC]

« (…) Le cours What’s Up Doc vous apprendra, par la pratique dans de vrais outils documentaires, à mener une recherche … Continuer la lecture de « What’s up Doc – Formation documentaire pour tous [MOOC] »

PROJEKT DEAL and SPRINGER NATURE reach understanding on world´s largest transformative Open Access agreement

« (…) A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed today between MPDL Services, on behalf of Projekt DEAL, and Springer Nature sets … Continuer la lecture de « PROJEKT DEAL and SPRINGER NATURE reach understanding on world´s largest transformative Open Access agreement »

Growth in Data and Questions on Quality are Increasing Researcher Workload, Finds New Study From Elsevier and Sense About Science

« Data proliferation and a lack of confidence in the multitude of research outputs is adding to researcher workload and is … Continuer la lecture de « Growth in Data and Questions on Quality are Increasing Researcher Workload, Finds New Study From Elsevier and Sense About Science »

From Acquisition to Access to Archiving – Creating Library Data Services that Provide End-to-End Support for Library Acquired Data

« This case study outlines the challenges and opportunities that we are currently facing with data management of acquired datasets at … Continuer la lecture de « From Acquisition to Access to Archiving – Creating Library Data Services that Provide End-to-End Support for Library Acquired Data »

Yewno: Transforming Data into Information, Transforming Information into Knowledge

« Libraries have long been concerned with the transition to the Semantic Web. Studies have shown that many patrons begin their … Continuer la lecture de « Yewno: Transforming Data into Information, Transforming Information into Knowledge »

Jisc is launching three new library services on 31 July 2019

« (…) Neil Grindley, head of resource discovery at Jisc, said: “We are delighted to introduce these next-generation library services, which … Continuer la lecture de « Jisc is launching three new library services on 31 July 2019 »

Kopernio and Meta Combine Expertise to Support Accelerated Scientific Discovery

« Millions of full-text scientific articles will soon be available through an easy copyright-compliant one-click process, thanks to a new partnership … Continuer la lecture de « Kopernio and Meta Combine Expertise to Support Accelerated Scientific Discovery »

Des identifiants ouverts pour la science ouverte : Note d’orientation

« Des identifiants ouverts pour la science ouverte : Note d’orientation Note d’orientation du Comité pour la Science ouverte (CoSo) (…) »

Open Access becomes normality – DEAL-Wiley agreement comes into effect on 1 July 2019

(…) On 1 July 2019, the DEAL agreement with Wiley will become fully effective. The agreement provides members of the … Continuer la lecture de « Open Access becomes normality – DEAL-Wiley agreement comes into effect on 1 July 2019 »

Implantation d’un guichet de services pour faciliter l’accès aux données aux fins de recherche

« L’Institut de la statistique du Québec annonce aujourd’hui l’ouverture d’un guichet de services pour simplifier et améliorer l’accès aux données … Continuer la lecture de « Implantation d’un guichet de services pour faciliter l’accès aux données aux fins de recherche »

41st European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2019, Cologne, Germany, April 14–18, 2019 [Proceedings, Part I and Part II]

« The 41st European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR) was held in Cologne, Germany, during April 14–18, 2019, and brought together … Continuer la lecture de « 41st European Conference on IR Research, ECIR 2019, Cologne, Germany, April 14–18, 2019 [Proceedings, Part I and Part II] »

SONAR – Swiss Open Access Repository: First tests to recover full-text files of Swiss publications

« On the 3rd of April took place a common working meeting of the 4 SONAR partners (HES-SO/HEG Genève, HTW Chur, … Continuer la lecture de « SONAR – Swiss Open Access Repository: First tests to recover full-text files of Swiss publications »

Japan Alliance of University Library Consortia for E-Resources (JUSTICE): Transformation from subscription model toward OA publishing model (.pdf)

~JUSTICE OA2020 Roadmap~ « Japan Alliance of University Library Consortia for E-Resources JUSTICE)is a consortium created to promote many activities for … Continuer la lecture de « Japan Alliance of University Library Consortia for E-Resources (JUSTICE): Transformation from subscription model toward OA publishing model (.pdf) »

Wiley and The Norwegian Directorate for ICT and Joint Services in Higher Education and Research Partner to Advance Scholarly Research and Publishing in Norway

« John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE:JWA)(NYSE:JWB), a global leader in research and education, and Unit – The Norwegian Directorate for … Continuer la lecture de « Wiley and The Norwegian Directorate for ICT and Joint Services in Higher Education and Research Partner to Advance Scholarly Research and Publishing in Norway »

Bibliothèque de Sorbonne Université : Désabonnement IEEE

« La Bibliothèque de Sorbonne Université et l’éditeur IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) ne sont pas parvenus à un … Continuer la lecture de « Bibliothèque de Sorbonne Université : Désabonnement IEEE »

EU publications – Cost-benefit analysis for FAIR research data Policy recommendations – Study

« FAIR research data encompasses the way to create, store and publish research data in a way that they are findable, … Continuer la lecture de « EU publications – Cost-benefit analysis for FAIR research data Policy recommendations – Study »

Comment obtenir un rapport ezMESURE des accès fulltext aux ressources ISTEX ?

« Lors de la dernière revue de projet, nous avons présenté le service qui permet d’obtenir un rapport PDF des accès … Continuer la lecture de « Comment obtenir un rapport ezMESURE des accès fulltext aux ressources ISTEX ? »

Lancement des groupes de travail CollEx-Persée sur la fourniture de documents à distance et les plans de conservation partagée

« Parmi les nombreuses activités du Groupement d’intérêt scientifique (G.I.S.) CollEx-Persée qui vise à développer les services aux chercheurs autour des … Continuer la lecture de « Lancement des groupes de travail CollEx-Persée sur la fourniture de documents à distance et les plans de conservation partagée »

How Students Engage with News: Five Takeaways for Educators, Journalists, and Librarians

« The News Study research report presents findings about how a sample of U.S. college students gather information and engage with … Continuer la lecture de « How Students Engage with News: Five Takeaways for Educators, Journalists, and Librarians »

Statement regarding 70 discontinued OA journals now available on Portico

« De Gruyter is in the process of removing a number of open access journals from our platform. The 70 journals … Continuer la lecture de « Statement regarding 70 discontinued OA journals now available on Portico »

Finnish University rectors demand scholarly publishers to transition to open access

« The license negotiations with scholarly publishers must advance the transition to open access publishing, the Finnish university rectors demand in … Continuer la lecture de « Finnish University rectors demand scholarly publishers to transition to open access »

Comment généraliser l’accès ouvert à la recherche ? Retour sur le forum Open d’Etat #3 « Ouvrons la science ! »

« Le troisième forum Open d’Etat s’est tenu le 9 juillet 2018 à Toulouse, à l’Hôtel de Région Occitanie. Le forum … Continuer la lecture de « Comment généraliser l’accès ouvert à la recherche ? Retour sur le forum Open d’Etat #3 « Ouvrons la science ! » »

Elsevier/Impactstory agreement will make open access articles easier to find on Scopus

« Open access is growing across the industry, but it can be hard to know which articles are open and which … Continuer la lecture de « Elsevier/Impactstory agreement will make open access articles easier to find on Scopus »

Etats-Unis : Foster Introduces Legislation to Improve Government Access to Scientific Information

« Today, Congressman Bill Foster (D-IL) introduced H.R. 6501, the Well-Informed, Scientific, and Efficient (WISE) Government Act. The WISE Government Act … Continuer la lecture de « Etats-Unis : Foster Introduces Legislation to Improve Government Access to Scientific Information »

TIB facilitates literature supply despite Elsevier blocking access to electronic journals

« Almost 800 journals available via TIB Document Delivery Talks between the scientific publisher Elsevier and the German Rectors’ Conference (HRK), … Continuer la lecture de « TIB facilitates literature supply despite Elsevier blocking access to electronic journals »

DEAL and Elsevier negotiations: Elsevier demands unacceptable for the academic community

“The excessive demands put forward by Elsevier have left us with no choice but to suspend negotiations between the publisher … Continuer la lecture de « DEAL and Elsevier negotiations: Elsevier demands unacceptable for the academic community »

CRUI and Elsevier reach agreement for subscription and open access publishing

« Following constructive and forward-looking negotiations at the end of 2017, the Conference of Italian University Rectors (CRUI) has finalized the … Continuer la lecture de « CRUI and Elsevier reach agreement for subscription and open access publishing »

Introduction à Voyant Tools

« Voyant Tools est un environnement d’analyse, de lecture et de visualisation de textes numériques. Cette plateforme fait partie d’un projet … Continuer la lecture de « Introduction à Voyant Tools »

Softwareheritage.org, l’UNESCO et Inria ouvrent les archives de l’ère numérique

« L’UNESCO et Inria donneront le 7 juin le coup d’envoi de Softwareheritage.org, une initiative mondiale visant à créer une bibliothèque … Continuer la lecture de « Softwareheritage.org, l’UNESCO et Inria ouvrent les archives de l’ère numérique »

New tools to put OA into Interlibrary Loan from the Open Access Button

« Libraries have led the charge to open up access to the scholarly literature. We want to help turn that leadership … Continuer la lecture de « New tools to put OA into Interlibrary Loan from the Open Access Button »

21 millions de ressources de 19 éditeurs internationaux et francophones accessibles à toutes les communautés de l’Université Paris-Saclay

« Depuis le mois de mars, les articles de la plateforme ISTEX sont signalés sur FOCUS par un bouton d’accès au … Continuer la lecture de « 21 millions de ressources de 19 éditeurs internationaux et francophones accessibles à toutes les communautés de l’Université Paris-Saclay »

Recommendation on access to and preservation of Scientific Information

« The European Commission has released a new set of recommendations to the Member States that offer guidance and propose the … Continuer la lecture de « Recommendation on access to and preservation of Scientific Information »

European Commission: Building a European data economy

« (…) the Commission further develops Open Access policy by updating the 2012 Recommendation to Member States on access to and … Continuer la lecture de « European Commission: Building a European data economy »

Unlocking the open – Europe PMC integrates with Unpaywall

« It’s always frustrating to hit a paywall when you stumble across an exciting article. Until recently, for many of us … Continuer la lecture de « Unlocking the open – Europe PMC integrates with Unpaywall »

Accès unifié via Research4Life aux ressources documentaires des programmes AGORA, HINARI, OARE, ARDI et GOALI

« Depuis janvier 2018, une institution du Sud peut accéder aux 5 portails avec un identifiant unique. Aujourd’hui, plus de 8500 … Continuer la lecture de « Accès unifié via Research4Life aux ressources documentaires des programmes AGORA, HINARI, OARE, ARDI et GOALI »

Japon : The NDL (National Diet Library) Online and its new services

« The National Diet Library, Japan (NDL) is pleased to announce the launch on January 5, 2018, of a new system … Continuer la lecture de « Japon : The NDL (National Diet Library) Online and its new services »

OCLC extends WorldShare Management Services mobile capabilities worldwide

« Following a successful launch in the United States, OCLC is extending its Digby mobile app to libraries worldwide, offering student … Continuer la lecture de « OCLC extends WorldShare Management Services mobile capabilities worldwide »

Measuring the impact of piracy and open access on the academic library services

« The University of Geneva library has seen,like others around the world,a slight but steady decrease in its document delivery service … Continuer la lecture de « Measuring the impact of piracy and open access on the academic library services »

Academic Software “Kopernio” Receives Funding from Innovate UK to Accelerate One-Click Journal Article Access for Academics and Researchers Worldwide

« We are proud to announce that Kopernio has received funding and additional support from Innovate UK, the UK Government’s innovation … Continuer la lecture de « Academic Software “Kopernio” Receives Funding from Innovate UK to Accelerate One-Click Journal Article Access for Academics and Researchers Worldwide »

North American Libraries Struggle to Meet Demand for non-English Language Research Materials

« Academic libraries are struggling to meet a rising demand for non-English language content, according to new survey results published by … Continuer la lecture de « North American Libraries Struggle to Meet Demand for non-English Language Research Materials »