Would you like to design a website whiteout having to think to much? The people behind The Grid think that building a website should be as easy as feeding the website with text or photo’s. The Grid is a website creation and hosting platform that uses AI to learn from you, the website creator. It..
Scopus has recently changed its metrics when displaying an article. Take a look at the extended metrics (fig. 1): you’ll see categories like Citation measurements, Scholarly Activity or Social Activity. The metrics themselves – read Engagement Highlingts – are enriched with a Benchmarking tool, that compares the article with similar articles in the field. They..
In September the 2015 Library Edition of the Horizon report was published by the New Media Consortium (NMC). It explores what is going to affect academic libraries in the next five years. The report identifies and discusses 1) key trends, 2) the most important challenges to solve and 3) driving technology. All these issues are..
Library R&D wants to increase the speed for publishing trends. We are currently in the process of changing the publication tools.