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Conference Dispatch: SAGE Discoverability Panel at ALA Midwinter 2012

The theme of a new white paper on discoverability, “Improving Discoverability of Scholarly Content in the Twenty-First Century,” sponsored by SAGE, is the need for more robust discussion and collaboration between publishers, librarians and their vendor partners. The paper’s authors … Continue reading

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Using social media to drive usage

The award-winning CQ Researcher and CQ Global Researcher have developed a Facebook application and expanded website to make their authoritative content more discoverable by students, faculty and other researchers. Responding to user feedback, these new features aim to improve access … Continue reading

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The Question of Discoverability – More than SEO?

Discoverability is one of the new buzzwords of our industry. Typically, most folks are referring to Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and other technical methods for ensuring online content is readily findable by the readers that need it. Publishers, authors, editors, … Continue reading

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How do publishers manage requests for data mining?

The Publishing Research Consortium has just published an interesting survey of publishers’ responses to the issue of data mining.  A research study into Practices, Policies, Plans…..and Promises written by Eefke Smit and Maurits van der Graaf reports on a survey they … Continue reading

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Make your article more discoverable online BEFORE you submit it

From Valerie Johns, Associate Director of Journals Marketing Did you know there are ways journal authors can optimize their articles for better discoverability on web search engines BEFORE even submitting for publication? Check this out and share with your authors … Continue reading

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SAGE Annual Library Advisory Board Meeting

SAGE UK Library Marketing Manager Mark O’Loughlin recently wrote the summary below about our Library Advisory Board Meeting for the UK Serials Group e-newsletter. One of the particularly interesting points the librarians attending highlighted was their interest in holding a … Continue reading

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