Monthly Archives: November 2012

If you’re not searching CAB Abstracts you could be missing 30% of the essential veterinary literature

A new study of the coverage of veterinary journals in bibliographic databases has shown that no search of the veterinary literature is complete without reference to CAB Abstracts, the applied life sciences database. The study covered nine bibliographic databases and coverage was assessed using lists of journals produced by the database providers. For an extensive […]

November 20, 2012 3:49 pm

Publishers and Google reach settlement

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) and Google announced on 4 October a settlement agreement that will provide access to publishers’ in-copyright books and journals digitized by Google for its Google Library Project. The dismissal of the lawsuit will end seven years of litigation. The agreement settles a copyright infringement lawsuit filed against Google on […]

November 20, 2012 3:27 pm

Copyright Clearance Center signs agreement with the Chinese Medical Association

Copyright Clearance Center, Inc. (CCC), a not-for-profit organization and leading provider of licensing solutions, announces an agreement with the Chinese Medical Association (CMA), the largest medical journal publisher in China. The CMA joins Science Press, the Journal of Chinese Integrated Medicine, Beijing Forestry University and Baishibeng Publishing Group as Chinese publishers using CCC’s core services, […]

November 19, 2012 9:48 am