(Springer) Springer Science+Business Media has launched a new corporate platform, Springer for R&D, which provides access to over 5.6 million research documents, all optimized for specific corporate markets. Springer for R&D aims to become the primary resource destination for all new corporate and medical customers.
Support Focused on New Approaches to Technological Innovation, Sustainable Development
As reported here and elsewhere, Amazon is actually dipping its toes into the world of publishing.
As I'm sure everyone who's spent anytime exposed to any media at all over the last day knows that Steve Jobs has died. The death of anyone so young and with so much left to give is a tragedy to their immediate circle of family, friends and co-workers and they certainly have my sincere sympathy for their loss.
It's a big day here at York University, especially for us science & engineering types both within the Faculty of Science and Engineering and those of us who support their teaching and research missions.
It's Ig Nobel Prize season again!
A brief description:
The Ig® Nobel Prizes
10 Reasons Why Your (EDU) Boss Should Tweet
The digital scholar - which way to go?
It's time for my annual post taking issue with Thomson Reuters (TR) Nobel Prize predictions.
A real straggler of a list for your reading and collection development pleasure.