Archive for May 2011
Roddy MacLeod announces a new look and some new features for the best journals Table of contents service in the world…
JournalTOCs, the largest, free collection of scholarly journal Tables of Contents (TOCs) that contains 16,387 journals (including 2,140 Open Access journals) from 825 publishers, has been redesigned with more collaborative features…
Wonderful free service, with now a professional look!
EasyBib, the web bibliography maker, announces the release on an app for iPhone.
Create accurate MLA, APA, and Chicago style citations in seconds by scanning a book bar code or by typing the name of a book. Build and manage your works cited. Once done, email your citations and then export your citations to EasyBib.com’s popular bibliography management service.
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|Location:||ICIC 2011 Barcelona
World Trade Centre, Moll Barcelona, S/N
Barcelona, CATALUNYA 08039 ES
|Price:||■699,00 € – Early Bird registration rate (before August 1, 2011) ■899,00 € – Standard registration rate (after August 1, 2011) ■|
|Keywords:||Scientific Information, Patent Information, Research and Development, Online Searching, Intellectual Property, Databases|
|Intended For:||Information Professionals, Content Provider, Publisher, Hosts, Patent Attorneys, Content Manager, Librarians,|
|Organization:||Dr. Haxel Congress and Event Management GmbH|
The International Conference on Trends for Scientific Information Professionals.
For those in the sci-tech world, sharing best practices, networking and evaluating trends have become matters of considerable importance, and the annual ICIC Meeting & Exhibition is the significant forum for this, attracting over 200 attendees from the main sci-tech companies and information, service or software providers.
Microsoft is still claiming SharePoint Server as the fastest growing product in company history, which is very impressive coming from such a diversified software maker powerhouse.
According to Association for Information and Image Management (AIIM) one in two corporations are now using SharePoint Server and in 22% of the companies, every employee uses this popular Microsoft collaboration tool.
SharePoint usage is widely spread due to its complex collaboration structure and its flexibility. From enterprise search, enterprise content management (ECM), Business Process Management, business intelligence, records management, archiving, Intranet/Extranet, file sharing to public-facing websites…
http://www.topsharepoint.com/topics is a directory of more than 1,600 sharepoint sites rated by readers.
- Pfizer UK: http://www.pfizer.co.uk
- BMS: http://www.bms.com/pages/default.aspx
- Library of Congress: http://myloc.gov/pages/default.aspx
- CILIP: http://www.cilip.org.uk/Pages/default.aspx
- Auckland libraries: http://www.aucklandlibraries.govt.nz/EN/Pages/home.aspx
This toolkit is designed and offered by the JISC to provide a guide to measuring the impacts of online scholarly resources.
It 1will help content creators, publishers and other information professionals understand the reach of their digital assets.
They can use the kit to help guide them through different aspects of measuring impact, both qualitative, such as focus groups, and quantitative, such as web metrics.
SpringerLink will be soon enriched by semantic technologies, thanks to a collaboration betwwen Springer and TEMIS.
“At the core of this partnership, TEMIS’s flagship Luxid® Content Enrichment Platform leverages a sophisticated combination of linguistic and statistical methods to calculate semantic relatedness among the millions of publications accessible on SpringerLink.
This enables the automatic recommendation for each available article or book chapter of a selection of highly-relevant, semantically-related documents, without requiring specific editorial efforts”.
Press Release, TEMIS, May 19, 2011