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2014-09-30 04:21:40

BERLIN and WARSAW, Poland, September 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting with volume 2015, De Gruyter Open (http://www.degruyteropen.com [http://C:\Users\lippe\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary InternetFiles\Content.Outlook\IF5ABWX5\www.degruyteropen.com ] ) will publish a group of eight Central European Journals now distributed in subscription model by Springer and turn them to Open Access. This is a move unprecedented for a group of STM journals, being supplemented by...

2014-08-28 16:24:35

With The Advent Of The Public Access Plan, The US Energy Department Will Now Make Their Scientific Research Journals Available For Free Public Use LAS VEGAS, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Macrothink Institute and the Department Public Access Plan Macrothink Institute is an organization that is completely private and dedicated to scientific publication and research. The institute publishes scholarly journals online that are easily accessible to all of the readers. It is not...

2014-08-28 16:24:33

Open Access is Now the In-Thing and the Next Generation Publishing Trend on the Rise TORONTO, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Sciedu Press is a scientific publishing house and completely private. They publish various researches from around the globe in the fields of education, science, and culture, which include educational and scientific books along with scholarly journals. Sciedu Press specializes in research journal publications covering fields pertaining to medicine,...

2014-05-06 08:44:02

Initiative to add the Korean Citation Index to the Web of Science platform will provide global researchers with greater visibility and access to South Korean research PHILADELPHIA, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Intellectual Property and Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced a collaboration with the National Research Foundation of Korea to make content from the Korean Citation...

2014-04-04 12:26:23

Canadian Center of Science and Education recently changed its policy towards preprinted articles, to provide better services for scholarly authors, readers, and the community. TORONTO, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Introduction to Canadian Center Of Science And Education Established in 2006, Canadian Center of Science and Education (CCSE) is a for-profit, private publisher, which delivers unsurpassed support and services to researchers and educators in not only Canada but...

2014-04-03 12:27:51

Macrothink Institute persuades doctoral students to join Openaccess as it helps the students enter the academic community. LAS VEGAS, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- What Is The Macrothink Institute? Dedicated to scientific publications and promotion of scientific research, Macrothink Institute publishes research studies in their online, free-for-all scholarly journals. As a comparatively new scholarly publisher, Macrothink aims at providing significant contributions to the...

2014-02-19 12:27:20

Through Sciedu Press, Authors are given credit where due TORONTO, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- What is Sciedu Press? Sciedu Press is a leading online publisher of scholarly journals and e-articles. The publisher uploads thousands of articles every year for users to download for free. The Gold Open Access Model The Sciedu Press follows a Gold Open Access model, which makes it much easier for authors to upload their work. The Gold Open Access model is accessed for free....

2014-02-19 12:27:14

Publishers' solution to increase public access to scholarly journals receives broad-based support WASHINGTON, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Support for the Clearinghouse for the Open Research of the United States (CHORUS) reached a milestone with the endorsement of its 100(th) signatory. CHORUS is offered by the publishing community as a solution to federal agencies, research institutions, and the public to provide access to peer-reviewed articles reporting on research...

2014-02-19 12:26:36

Macrothink Institute says that the bill allows for easier spread of knowledge LAS VEGAS, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- What is Macrothink Institute? (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140219/MN67376) Macrothink Institute is a private online publisher dedicated to the spread of knowledge through open access scholarly journals and articles. All of Macrothink Institute's journals are open to the general public for download to aide in their research. The online...

2014-02-13 12:25:18

Citation analysis reveals significant impact of the Beatles' rise to stardom on the global scholarly research landscape PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of information for businesses and professionals, celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' rise to worldwide fame with an analysis of a selection of scholarly papers devoted to the band, their music, and their continuing...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'