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CSA is sponsoring complimentary access to the new Scholar Universe: Social Science service for all customers of CSA social science databases delivered through the CSA Illumina platform.

Posted Oct 18, 2005

Thomson Scientific, a business of The Thomson Corporation, has announced that mutual subscribers to the Web of Science component of ISI Web of Knowledge and JSTOR can now link directly from Web of Science to full-text articles in the JSTOR Scholarly Journal Archive.

Posted Oct 11, 2005

Ovid, a Wolters Kluwer business and global provider of electronic, medical, scientific, and academic information research solutions, has announced that it is working with global publishers to license new humanities, arts, social science, and engineering content.

Posted Oct 11, 2005

EBSCO has created the EJS E-Journals database to provide the end user with a single interface for both EBSCOhost database searches and article-level searches within EBSCOhost Electronic Journals Service (EJS).

Posted Oct 07, 2005

Content aggregator Dialog, a Thomson business, has announced that it is now offering Alerts subscriptions to the CSA research databases for its customers in the corporate and government markets.

Posted Oct 07, 2005

Scopus, an abstract and citation database of research information, has announced that it has a assembled a Content Selection Committee that will be responsible for taking the scientific information “wish list” from users and prioritizing the addition of new content.

Posted Oct 07, 2005

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. has announced that it has acquired InfoPOEM, Inc., a provider of evidence-based medicine (EBM) content and Web-based search tools, based in Charlottesville, VA.

Posted Oct 07, 2005

Outsell, Inc., a research and advisory firm for the information industry, has announced the launch of its inaugural I-Market MarketView on the Scientific, Technical & Medical (STM) industry segment.

Posted Oct 04, 2005

Thomson Gale, part of The Thomson Corporation, has announced the release of the second edition of The Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer: A Guide to Cancer and Its Treatment--its first major update since its original publication in 2002.

Posted Sep 20, 2005

Wolters Kluwer Health has announced that it has acquired the total assets of Pennsylvania-based Boucher Communications Inc. (BCI).

Posted Sep 13, 2005

CAS, a division of the American Chemical Society, has launched SciFinder 2006 and SciFinder Scholar 2006.

Posted Aug 30, 2005

Thomson Scientific and the Commission Internationale de l'Eclairage (CIE), International Commission on Illumination, have announced the launched of the new CIE online Web shop.

Posted Aug 19, 2005

The American Psychological Association (APA) has revised its policy on re-use of content from its scholarly journals and books in an attempt to facilitate wider dissemination of scientific information while maintaining its historical commitment to author rights.

Posted Jul 29, 2005

Scope eKnowledge Center, a research and information organization, has announced the formal launch of Knowledgespeak, an online newsletter to report on a daily basis, relevant developments within the Scientific, Technical and Medical (STM) publishing industry.

Posted Jul 29, 2005

Chemical Abstracts Service and FIZ Karlsruhe have launched their new STN AnaVist software.

Posted Jul 22, 2005

Global publisher John Wiley & Sons, Inc., has announced the launch of Current Protocols in Microbiology, a source of microbiologic methods developed by investigators from around the world.

Posted Jul 19, 2005

The latest annual survey of the European market for online information, published by IRN Research, values the market at €3,070m in 2004, increasing by 10% at current prices compared to 2003.

Posted Jul 19, 2005

The American Psychological Association has announced that nearly 100 years of issues from 24 APA journals will be added to PsycARTICLES, a full-text database in psychology.

Posted Jul 08, 2005

Infotrieve, Inc., a global provider of content management technology and information services for the life sciences and other R&D-intensive industries, has announced the immediate availability of the Infotrieve/ELN 2.4.

Posted Jun 28, 2005

The Canada Institute for Scientific and Technical Information has announced a new OpenURL link with TDNet, a supplier of electronic resource management solutions.

Posted Jun 10, 2005

Captiva Software Corporation a provider of input management solutions, has announced it has closed its previously announced agreement to acquire SWT SA, a provider of automatic data extraction and intelligent document capture solutions and technology in France.

Posted Jun 10, 2005

Ovid Technologies, a provider of electronic medical, scientific, and academic information research solutions, has announced its exclusive partnership with scientific publisher Elsevier to offer EMBiology, a new bibliographic database in the field of bioscience.

Posted Jun 07, 2005

A group of scientific publishers has announced the target date of September 2005 for the beta release of STIX Fonts, with a goal of general release in November.

Posted May 31, 2005

Infotrieve, Inc. has announced the immediate availability of the company's Life Science Research Center (LSRC), a Qeb-based information research tool that provides scientists with search-based access to critical information that impacts scientific workflow.

Posted May 27, 2005

Chemical Abstracts Service and FIZ Karlsruhe have announced the release of new software, STN AnaVist, that is intended to give information professionals a variety of ways to analyze and view information found in scientific literature and patents.

Posted May 27, 2005