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Elsevier Reaches Transformative Open Access Agreement With UC

National Information Standards Organization (NISO)
16 Mar 2021
Cooperation Agreements

Elsevier, a global leader in research publishing and information analytics, and the University of California (UC) have signed a ground-breaking memorandum of understanding to support open access (OA) publishing across the 10-campus UC system.

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New Transformative Agreement from SAGE and The Canadian Research Knowledge Network Enables Unlimited Open Access Publishing Rights for Affiliated Researchers

SAGE Publishing
23 Feb 2021
Cooperation Agreements

SAGE Publishing and The Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) announce a new ‘read and publish’ agreement to benefit researchers affiliated with CRKN’s member institutions. The agreement provides Canadian researchers at participating institutions with: 

 

Unlimited open access publishing rights in 900+ hybrid journals, including titles published on behalf of or in association with 400+ societies

 

Reading access to those 900+ peer-reviewed journals (950,000+ articles) 

 

Discounted article publishing charges for SAGE’s 150+ pure Gold Open Access journals

 

Beginning January 1, 2021, the agreement will last for the next three years. 

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Nine more libraries now using Tipasa for interlibrary loan management

Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
18 Feb 2021
Cooperation Agreements

In recent weeks, nine libraries have implemented Tipasa for their ILL programs and joined a total of 316 libraries now using Tipasa. These include:

 

  • Columbus Metropolitan Library (OCO), Ohio
  • Massey University Library (UW1), New Zealand
  • Noorda College of Osteopathic Medicine (NORDA), Utah
  • Pennsylvania College of Technology (WSB)
  • Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (IMS), Indiana
  • University of Pennsylvania, Biddle Law Library (PLL)
  • University of Redlands (CUR), California
  • United States Merchant Marine Academy (VYM), New York
  • College of Southern Nevada (NVA)

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EBSCO Information Services and Knowledge E Partner to Support Libraries Looking to Adopt FOLIO

EBSCO
18 Feb 2021
Cooperation Agreements

EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) and Knowledge E have partnered to support libraries adopting the FOLIO Library Services Platform (LSP). EBSCO FOLIO and Knowledge E will work together to provide reliable local hosting and support services.

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14 publishers endorse NISO Transfer Code of Practice in 2020

National Information Standards Organization (NISO)
01 Dec 2020
Cooperation Agreements

In 2020, the National Information Standards Organization (NISO) welcomed 14 new endorsing publishers as the most recent adopters of its Transfer Code of Practice.

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Jisc and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press Enter an Innovative Read-and-Publish Agreement

STM Publishing News Group
22 Oct 2020
Cooperation Agreements

Jisc and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press (CSHL Press) today announce an agreement that provides faculty in participating Jisc institutions with unlimited, open-access publication of accepted research manuscripts as well as full reading access to the complete collection of renowned CSHL Press journals...

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W3C Launches Initiative to Improve the Web for Merchants

World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
21 Oct 2020
Cooperation Agreements

W3C today launched the Merchant Business Group, an open forum to address challenges for customer experiences and business needs using Web technologies. Merchants, integrators, platform providers, and others will discuss how emerging Web technologies could help address customer experience challenges, and what additional Web capabilities may be necessary...

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OCLC signs agreements with publishers and other content providers worldwide

Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
14 Oct 2020
Cooperation Agreements

OCLC has signed agreements with leading publishers and other content providers around the world to add metadata for high-quality electronic and print books, journals, databases, and other learning materials that will make their content discoverable through WorldCat Discovery...

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EBSCO Information Services Partners with Three Institutions to Develop Analytics Platform

STM Publishing News Group
13 Oct 2020
Cooperation Agreements

EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) will partner with University of Denver, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Chalmers University of Technology to develop a next-generation analytics platform. The platform will combine and streamline data sets from library and campus systems, allowing library staff to demonstrate a library’s impact while making informed decisions on collections and services...

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OCLC and CRL enhance infrastructure to manage shared print serials in WorldCat

Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
13 Aug 2020
Cooperation Agreements

OCLC and the Center for Research Libraries (CRL) have completed a two-year project that has added support for the registration of serial retention commitments in OCLC's WorldCat database, improved discovery of shared print data, and enhanced CRL's Print Archives Preservation Registry (PAPR)...

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De Gruyter partners with LibLynx for Identity, Access and Analytics

LibLynx LLC
07 Jul 2020
Cooperation Agreements

…De Gruyter, has partnered with LibLynx to provide Identity, Access and Analytics for their new digital publishing platform.

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Contents of King Fahd National Library made available at ICESCO Digital Home

Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - ICESCO
13 Jun 2020
Cooperation Agreements

The Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ICESCO) and King Fahd National Library at the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia agreed to giving access to the digital contents of the Library within ICESCO Digital Home, as part of the Distance Culture Initiative...

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Treasures of Bibliotheca Alexandrina available at “ICESCO Digital Home”

Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - ICESCO
05 Jun 2020
Cooperation Agreements

In line with the initiatives of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ICESCO) in supporting the efforts to reduce the effects of Covid-19 pandemic on education, science, and culture, an agreement was concluded with Bibliotheca Alexandrina, one of the largest and oldest libraries worldwide, to provide access to its treasure troves of knowledge through “ICESCO Digital Home...

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IFLA Signs on to ICOLC Statement on Resource Access during COVID-19, Shares Principles for Associations in Negotiations

International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)
27 May 2020
Cooperation Agreements

IFLA has signed onto the Statement by the International Coalition of Library Consortia on the global COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on library services and resources...

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Knowledge Unlatched and EBSCO Information Services Announce Subscribe-to-Open Cooperation

Knowledge Unlatched (KU)
27 May 2020
Cooperation Agreements

Knowledge Unlatched (KU), the international initiative for Open Access (OA), and EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO)…are pleased to announce their joint efforts to further support libraries worldwide in their move to OA...

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Frontiers partners with Clarivate on new Reviewer Recognition Service

Frontiers Science News
28 Apr 2020
Cooperation Agreements

New service provides greater recognition for reviewers and their contributions to scholarly publishing

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Semantic Scholar support institutional login and full text research access

OpenAthens
27 Apr 2020
Cooperation Agreements

We are pleased to announce a partnership with The Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence to add institutional login and access to full text research for Semantic Scholar, creating a seamless access experience for millions of researchers worldwide…

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Coronavirus: Commission launches data sharing platform for researchers

STM Publishing News Group
22 Apr 2020
Cooperation Agreements

Today, the European Commission together with several partners launched a European COVID-19 Data Platform to enable the rapid collection and sharing of available research data…

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COVID-19 research partnership to inform safe handling of collections, reopening practices for libraries, museums

Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
22 Apr 2020
Cooperation Agreements

The Institute of Museum and Library Services, together with OCLC and Battelle, announced a new collaboration to support the nation's libraries and museums as they consider safe reopening practices in light of COVID-19…

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ISSN IC and ORCID join efforts to provide enhanced information services to the scholarly community

The International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)
17 Apr 2020
Cooperation Agreements

The International Standard Serial Number International Centre (ISSN IC) partnership with ORCID has resulted in improved accessibility and easier discovery of authoritative information about academic journals and where scholarly articles are published…

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Public Health Emergency COVID-19 Initiative

Medical Library Association (MLA)
31 Mar 2020
Cooperation Agreements

…national science and technology advisors from a dozen countries formed a Public Health Emergency COVID-19 Initiative

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OCLC partners provide extended and free e-content during the COVID-19 crisis

Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
27 Mar 2020
Cooperation Agreements

…As a library cooperative, OCLC has leveraged dozens of partnerships with publishers to provide extended and, in many cases, free access to e-resources…

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Coronavirus-Impacted Libraries Get Unlimited Access to Ebook Central Holdings

ProQuest
25 Mar 2020
Cooperation Agreements

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is having an unprecedented effect on higher-education institutions across the globe…

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COVID-19 and the Global Library Field: Statement by the IFLA President and Secretary General

International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)
23 Mar 2020
Cooperation Agreements

Many have been obliged to close temporarily or reduce services to a minimum to contribute to

efforts to limit the spread of the disease…

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LexisNexis Launches New Digital Library Experience in Collaboration with OverDrive

LexisNexis
30 Jan 2020
Cooperation Agreements

LexisNexis® Legal & Professional today announced comprehensive updates to its LexisNexis® Digital Library platform...

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EBSCO Information Services Partners with Code Ocean to Invest in Open Research and Promote Reproducibility

EBSCO
21 Jan 2020
Cooperation Agreements

A new strategic partnership between EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) and Code Ocean will provide to the global research community a platform to facilitate the sharing and reuse of computational code and data...

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OCLC partners with Third Iron to offer seamless journal access and browsing experience

Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
16 Dec 2019
Cooperation Agreements

OCLC is partnering with Third Iron, LLC—a leading information technology company developing innovative services for libraries, publishers and their users—to integrate its LibKey Discovery service with WorldCat Discovery...

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Open Preservation Foundation and DLM Forum Sign Memorandum of Understanding

Open Preservation
18 Nov 2019
Cooperation Agreements

A new memorandum of understanding has been signed by the Open Preservation Foundation (OPF) and the DLM Forum.

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OCLC and Europeana partner to share access to open cultural heritage resources through WorldCat

Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
21 Oct 2019
Cooperation Agreements

OCLC and Europeana, the digital platform for European cultural heritage, are working together to add records of millions of digitized items to WorldCat...

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OCLC signs agreements with publishers worldwide

Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
19 Jun 2019
Cooperation Agreements

OCLC has signed agreements with leading content providers from around the world to add metadata for high-quality electronic and print books, journals, databases, and other learning materials that will make their content discoverable through WorldCat Discovery

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OCLC transfers QuestionPoint 24/7 Reference Cooperative, subscriptions to Springshare platform

Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
31 May 2019
Cooperation Agreements

OCLC and Springshare have signed an agreement to transfer the QuestionPoint 24/7 Reference Cooperative and all active QuestionPoint subscriptions to Springshare, a recognized leader in the development of reference software for libraries worldwide.

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EBSCO Information Services Partners with The Carroll Center for the Blind to Advance User Research and Design

EBSCO
16 May 2019
Cooperation Agreements

EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) and The Carroll Center for the Blind today announced a partnership in which the two organizations will work together to improve and enhance the experience across EBSCO products for users with a varying array of disabilities.

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OCLC and Knovel partner to offer seamless workflows

Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
22 Apr 2019
Cooperation Agreements

OCLC is pleased to partner with Knovel to automate subscription management workflows, eliminating the need for manual intervention by library staff…

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EBSCO Information Services Partners with StackMap to Expand Digital Wayfinding within Libraries

EBSCO
26 Mar 2019
Cooperation Agreements

EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) has formally partnered with StackMap™, a digital platform for indoor mapping, so that customers may benefit from StackMap’s integrated services with EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS) in addition to other catalogs...

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KwikBoost Acquired by Luxor, a Global Market Leader in Designing and Manufacturing Innovative Workspace Products

KwikBoost
25 Mar 2019
Cooperation Agreements

Luxor, a subsidiary of EBSCO Industries, announced that it has acquired KwikBoost, a manufacturer of commercial mobile device charging solutions. Founded in 2010, KwikBoost is known for its patented designs and innovative products that include mobile device charging stations, lockers, charging workstations, and portable charging solutions.

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Reprints Desk Inc. Integrates with EBSCO Discovery Service™

EBSCO
21 Mar 2019
Cooperation Agreements

A new partnership between Reprints Desk, Inc, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Research Solutions, Inc., and EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) now enhances the research experience for academic and government users of EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS). Reprints Desk’s award-winning Article Galaxy solution has been integrated with the EDS platform to streamline the discovery-to-delivery user journey for mutual customers.

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Reprints Desk Joins Forces With Library Cooperatice OCLC

Reprints Desk
20 Mar 2019
Cooperation Agreements

Research Solutions, Inc., (OTCQB: RSSS), a pioneer in providing cloud-based workflow solutions for R&D driven organizations, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Reprints Desk and global library cooperative OCLC have forged an agreement bringing together two powerful solutions for academic institutions: Article Galaxy and Tipasa.

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BMJ partners with RedLink to offer Remarq® on BMJ Open

RedLink
17 Mar 2019
Cooperation Agreements

RedLink is pleased to announce that BMJ is the latest publisher to offer Remarq, a tool for the research and education communities offering collaboration, annotation, commenting, article sharing, and editorial tools, all on the publisher’s site and utilizing the version of record. Remarq launched earlier this week on BMJ Open, an open access journal dedicated to publishing medical research from all disciplines and therapeutic areas.

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Elsevier launches assessment capabilities on its all-new ClinicalKey Student platform

Elsevier
07 Mar 2019
Cooperation Agreements

Elsevier, the information analytics business specializing in science and health, announced today the launch of new assessment capabilities available on its refreshed and rebranded ClinicalKey Student platform (formerly ClinicalKey Medical Education). These new capabilities support medical faculty and students by enhancing the teaching and learning experience with tools tailored to develop and assess the knowledge of aspiring medical professionals.

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Extensive Catalogue of CNN Films, Documentaries, Interviews and Content Added to Academic Video Online

ProQuest
07 Mar 2019
Cooperation Agreements

More than 450 documentaries, interviews and special films originally released by CNN are now available to academic libraries through the Academic Video Online streaming video collection, marking the first time CNN content is available in a video database for the library market.

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Expanded Services Agreement Between EBSCO Information Services and KnowledgeWare Technologies Impacts Open Source Project

LibraryThing.tech Blog مدونة شيءٌمكتباتي.تَكْ
04 Mar 2019
Cooperation Agreements

EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) and KnowledgeWare Technologies have expanded their relationship to ensure libraries adopting the FOLIO Library Services Platform (LSP) will be able to rely on hosting and services support.

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NLM and Wellcome Complete Partnership to Provide Free Access to Hundreds of Years of Medical Research

National Library of Medicine (NLM)
19 Feb 2019
Cooperation Agreements

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) and Wellcome have completed their partnership to make thousands of full back issues of historically-significant biomedical journals freely available through the National Institutes of Health life sciences repository PubMed Central (PMC), and through its European counterpart, Europe PMC.

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OCLC partners with Couperin.org to add analytics features to EZproxy authentication software

Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
13 Feb 2019
Cooperation Agreements

OCLC is partnering with the Couperin.org Consortium, the French non-profit that developed ezPAARSE software with the CNRS Institute for Scientific Information, to enhance OCLC's EZproxy authentication software with analytics features and to expand the use of ezPAARSE outside of France.

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CILIP Joins Forces with KPMG and Other Industry Partners to promote Information as an Asset

Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP)
13 Feb 2019
Cooperation Agreements

…CILIP have partnered with KPMG UK, and worked with industry partners CIO Connect and IK SpringBoard to launch Information as an Asset: Today’s Board Agenda – a new report highlighting the importance for c-suite executives and senior decision-makers to value and invest in the management of their organisation’s strategic information assets.

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OCLC partners with StackMap to enhance discovery experience for library users

Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
25 Jan 2019
Cooperation Agreements

OCLC is partnering with StackMap, an indoor mapping and way-finding service, to enhance the discovery of library materials by providing maps and detailed directions to the location of physical items within a library.

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Springer Nature and The Open University launch a unique Computer Science Ontology (CSO)

Springer Nature
10 Jan 2019
Cooperation Agreements

Springer Nature and the Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) of the Open University are partnering to provide a comprehensive Computer Science Ontology (CSO) to a broad range of communities engaged with scholarly data.

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BBC Studios’ Video Library Now Available Through ProQuest

ProQuest
04 Dec 2018
Cooperation Agreements

An expanded agreement between ProQuest and BBC Learning, a division of BBC Studios, was announced today.

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The American University of Beirut Joins ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Publishing Program

ProQuest
27 Nov 2018
Cooperation Agreements

The American University of Beirut, an esteemed teaching-centered research university in Lebanon and the Middle East, has signed an agreement to contribute its graduate works to the ProQuest Dissertations & Theses™ (PQDT) database…

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OCLC partners with Taylor & Francis to create and deliver high-quality catalog records to libraries

Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
10 Oct 2018
Cooperation Agreements

OCLC is partnering with Taylor & Francis, one of the world's leading academic publishers, to create and deliver high-quality catalog records representing important scholarly works to libraries.

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OCLC signs agreements with publishers worldwide

Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
03 Oct 2018
Cooperation Agreements

DUBLIN, Ohio,OCLC has signed agreements with leading publishers from around the world to add metadata for high-quality electronic and print books, journals, databases and learning materials that will make their content discoverable through WorldCat Discovery.

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Qatar National Library and UNESCO support Arab Documentary Heritage Preservation

International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)
24 Sep 2018
Cooperation Agreements

Qatar National Library (QNL) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) have signed an agreement to implement a joint project entitled ‘Supporting Documentary Heritage Libraries in the Arab Region’.

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Penguin Random House launches partnership with the RNIB, making its books available to blind and partially sighted readers

Penguin Random House
29 Aug 2018
Cooperation Agreements

Today Penguin Random House UK has launched a new partnership with the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) by signing up to two of the charity’s programmes - RNIB Bookshare and Talking Books.

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GOBI® Library Solutions from EBSCO and TIND Partner to Improve Acquisitions Workflows

EBSCO
23 Aug 2018
Cooperation Agreements

A new partnership between GOBI® Library Solutions from EBSCO (GOBI Library Solutions), a division of EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO), and TIND is aimed at streamlining GOBI acquisitions for TIND libraries.

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GOBI® Library Solutions from EBSCO and ByWater Solutions Partner to Improve Koha Workflows

EBSCO
07 Aug 2018
Cooperation Agreements

A new partnership between GOBI® Library Solutions from EBSCO (GOBI Library Solutions), a division of EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO), and ByWater Solutions is aimed at helping Koha libraries.

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Elsevier to acquire Aries Systems, a best-in-class publication workflow solutions provider

Elsevier
02 Aug 2018
Cooperation Agreements

Elsevier, the global information analytics business specializing in science and health, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Aries Systems, a leader in scientific publication workflow solutions headquartered outside Boston, MA.

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

Elsevier
26 Jul 2018
Cooperation Agreements

…With Elsevier’s new partnership with Impactstory, a nonprofit that creates online tools to make science more open and reusable, researchers will soon be able to find open access content on Scopus more efficiently.

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Wellcome trials Research Data Support services with Springer Nature

Springer Nature
12 Jul 2018
Cooperation Agreements

Wellcome is partnering with Springer Nature on a pilot to support researchers to make their research datasets discoverable and available to the wider research community.

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اطلاق مشروع الشبكة الدولية لقادة المكتبات المبدعين الناشئين - تونس

AFLI اعلم
27 Jun 2018
Cooperation Agreements

يعلن الاتحاد العربي للمكتبات والمعلومات اعلم عن اطلاق مشروع الشبكة الدولية لقادة المكتبات المبدعين الناشئين - تونس، ذلك المشروع هو فرع من الشبكة الدوية في الشرق الاوسط و شمال افريقيا تحت رعاية من الاتحاد العربي للمكتبات والمعلومات اعلم.

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Internet for People: IFLA Signs onto Joint Letter to G20 Presidency

International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)
17 Jun 2018
Cooperation Agreements

IFLA has added its name to a letter to Mauricio Macri, President of Argentina and host of the G20 – a gathering of the governments of the world’s biggest economies.

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MIT and Royal Society of Chemistry Sign First North American “Read and Publish” Agreement for Scholarly Articles

MIT Libraries
14 Jun 2018
Cooperation Agreements

The MIT Libraries and the Royal Society of Chemistry have signed a groundbreaking license agreement that incorporates elements of a traditional subscription purchase and open access to scholarly articles.

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أول فهرس (كشاف) للاستشهادات المرجعية باللغة العربية

Dar Almandumah دار المنظومة
28 May 2018
Cooperation Agreements

قام الدكتور طارق شوقي وزير التربية والتعليم والتعليم الفني ممثلًا عن بنك المعرفة المصري بعقد شراكة مع كل من شركة كلاريفيت أناليتيكس «Clarivate Analytics» وشركة دار المنظومة لتقنية المعلومات لإنشاء أول فهرس (كشاف) للاستشهادات المرجعية العربي «Arabic Citation Index (ARCI)».

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OCLC to Support Interoperability between Talis Aspire Reading Lists, WorldShare Management Services

Online Computer Library Center (OCLC)
01 May 2018
Cooperation Agreements

OCLC and Talis, the UK-based organization that creates resource management solutions for educators, have signed an agreement that will enable faculty at institutions that subscribe to both Talis Aspire Reading Lists and OCLC's WorldShare Management Services to create reading lists for students with integration through their libraries.

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Library of Congress and Bibliothèque Nationale de France Announce Collaboration on International Digital Content

Library of Congress
25 Apr 2018
Cooperation Agreements

Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden and Laurence Engel, president of the Bibliothèque nationale de France (BnF), today announced a collaboration between the Library of Congress and the BnF to provide digital content for a new online space for collections relating to shared French-American history.

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