December 3, 2020

News Roundup

1. Journal Metrics: Scopus Releases 2016 CiteScore Data ||| CiteScore Metrics: Along with New Values Come Improvements (via Scopus Blog)

2.  Slide Deck: Innovation in Scholarly Book Publishing: Reimagining the Digital Monograph
Presentation by Alex Humpheys, Director of JSTOR Labs, at the SSP 2017 Conference in Boston

3.  Ex Libris joins the Open Preservation Foundation

4. De Gruyter and Italy’s CRUI/CARE Consortium Sign Three-Year Licensing Deal For eJournal, eBooks, and Databases

5. Peer Review: Clarivate Analytics (Owner of Web of Science) Acquires Publons
Publons Blog Post ||| Clarivate News Release ||| Nature.com Coverage

6. Mozilla Brings Virtual Reality to all Firefox Users (Windows Only)

7. How Twitter Is Being Gamed to Feed Misinformation (via NY Times)

8. Taylor & Francis Online Adds New and Enhanced Search/Discovery Features

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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