March 29, 2020

News Briefs: Items from CHORUS, PeerJ, ExLibris, and Follett

1. Altmetric Begins Utilizing Wikipedia as Source For Citations (English Language Wikipedia Only)

2. CHORUS (Clearinghouse for the Open Research of the United States) Announces Four New Members: Science (AAAS), PNAS, American Diabetes Association, and AAP-PSP

  • Science/AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science)
  • PNAS (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences)
  • AAP/PSP: Professional/Scholarly Publishing Division of Association of American Publishers

3. PeerJ Launches New Open Access Computer Science Journal

4. Genealogy: MyHeritage Adds 900 Million Records to Global Digital Archive

5.Five Partners Join Ex Libris in Developing Online Reading-List Solution from ExLibris

6. Follett Invests in Vocabulary.com

Gary Price About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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