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Apr 14, 2014
Elsevier and Kazakhstan National Center for Scientific and Technical Information Sign National License Agreement
Kazakhstani research community to benefit from access to Scopus and continued access to ScienceDirect
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical, and medical information products and services, today announced it has signed a license agreement with the National Center for Scientific and Technical Information (NCSTI) to make key Elsevier resources available to the entire...
Apr 7, 2014
New books featured at AACR Annual Meeting April 5-9 reflect trend toward personalized cancer treatment
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the publication of five new cancer therapy books, including Cancer Theranostics, edited by Xiaoyuan Chen and Stephen Wong. All of the new books will be...
Apr 7, 2014
CRC Press and CRCNetBASE content enrich Knovel’s diverse technical references for engineers and other researchers worldwide
Taylor & Francis Group’s renowned engineering titles published by CRC Press will be offered on Knovel, a cloud-based application that integrates quality technical information with in-depth analytical and search tools. Additional content will be added to Knovel over the next...
Apr 2, 2014
Elsevier and MyScienceWork collaborate to enable users to access wealth of full text articles outside of ScienceDirect.
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, has announced its collaboration with scientific social network MyScienceWork on a pilot initiative to enable researchers to easily share and discover over 11 million articles through MyScienceWork....
Mar 27, 2014
Scopus Cited References Expansion Program ensures cited references going back to 1970 will be added to pre-1996 Scopus content
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced that Scopus has launched its Cited References Expansion Program to include cited references in its database going back to 1970 for pre-1996 content. In addition...
Mar 26, 2014
New edition textbook Primer to the Immune Response Featured at the International Congress on Autoimmunity
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the publication of five new immunology books, including the new edition of Primer to The Immune Response by Tak Mak, Mary Saunders and Bradley Jett....
Mar 26, 2014
Elsevier Launches QUOSA for iPad Application to Give Mobile Access to Copyright Compliant Literature
App-based access to cloud-based library solution solves mobility challenges for Medical Affairs teams and Medical Science Liaisons
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the launch of QUOSA for iPad® supporting professionals in the life sciences, particularly Medical Affairs and Medical Science Liaisons. The iPad app, a further development...
Mar 24, 2014
New book, Biomarkers in Toxicology by Dr. Ramesh Gupta, highlighted at SOT's ToxExpo in Phoenix this week
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the publication of five new books on toxicology, including Biomarkers in Toxicology by Ramesh C. Gupta, DVM, MVSc, PhD, DABT, FACT, FACN, FATS. Advancing clinical...
Mar 18, 2014
UK government, leading industrial, investor and academic speakers to review strategies to support the commercialisation of academic research at a new Elsevier conference "Research Commercialisation: From Ideas to IPO": 19-20 May 2014, London, UK www.idea2ipo-conference.com
With high expectations of a return on government and public investment in academic research regarding job creation and economic growth, the pressure for sustained success has increased exponentially in the past five years. In that context, Elsevier, a world-leading provider...
Mar 17, 2014
Yaws' Critical Property Database for Chemical Engineers and Chemists now contains the largest compilation of correlations for chemical engineers online
Two of Knovel's Critical Content Databases have received significant updates. Yaws' Critical Property Database for Chemical Engineers and Chemists has increased by 160,000 data records to include almost 450,000 records in total. With this update, Knovel offers the largest compilation...
Mar 14, 2014
Presentations to feature new STEM journals, open access, scholarly communications, promoting women scientists, and Reference Modules in chemistry
Experts from Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, will showcase Reaxys®, a workflow solution for research chemists, and other electronic solutions at the 247th ACS National Meeting in Dallas, March 16-20, 2014. Presentations...
Mar 3, 2014
Amidst Research Output Growth in India, Opportunities Abound to Generate Greater Impact, Reveals Elsevier Report
2013 study throws light on India's performance as benchmarked against other research nations
A recent study prepared by Elsevier for the UK's Department of Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and based on Scopus data, shows that India has achieved substantial growth in research articles output, increasing from 54 thousand in 2008 to 93...
Feb 20, 2014
More than 4,400 students worldwide participated
The results from the Eighth Annual Knovel University Challenge are in, and they represent the growing international presence of Knovel at academic institutions. The top 10 universities with the highest participation in the 2013 Challenge hailed from the U.S., Canada,...
Feb 18, 2014
Grants facilitate efforts to provide clean water to communities in the Philippines and Cameroon
Two Engineers Without Borders USA (EWB-USA) chapters received grants totaling $10,000 from Knovel in support of important community health initiatives in the Philippines and Cameroon. The University of Notre Dame EWB-USA Student Chapter was awarded one grant for a project...
Feb 10, 2014
Knovel survey results indicate engineers struggle to find equations that fit a specific situation
Engineers conduct more searches for equations online, but they are dissatisfied with the results, a 2013 survey conducted on behalf of Knovel found. A majority of engineers surveyed look for equations at least once a week, and increasingly they search...