Strategic mobile library development - a report from UCD Library, Ireland
Bringing the academic library to mobile users is a complex process. Read how a project team from UCD Library in Ireland tackled the problem and built an app that met user expectations.
Swets sponsors a new classroom library at Indian Primary School through educational charity, Room To Read
Swets Information Services and Room to Read are delighted to announce the completion of the first joint project funded by donations from Swets; namely the creation of a new classroom library at the Government Primary School Nathu Khadi in India’s Uttarakhand province.
Maintaining the relevance of libraries in the digital age
Libraries have always added value to the research process, but in the digital age how does the provision of cutting-edge tools help with researchers' workflows? Read on.
Building citations and reputations with Open Data
How can open data and a comprehensive research data management plan help to build institutional reputation and researcher citations?
Swets adds OpenAthens to its portfolio of Access Management services for libraries.
Swets, announced earlier today that it has signed a reseller agreement with Eduserv, the non-profit dedicated to developing and delivering technology services for the public sector. This agreement sees Swets adding the highly popular OpenAthens advanced access management system to its portfolio of Access Management services for libraries.
How to Win with Research Data Management in Academic Libraries
Research data management (RDM) is of critical importance to institutions and libraries. The new infographic from Swets looks at the main problems and barriers to effective RDM and how to solve them.
How happy are you that your doctor might be using Google to make diagnoses?
Picture the scene: you’re lying in your hospital bed, and your consultant is browsing Google on his smartphone to work out what the problem is.
EDP Open Survey Reveals Learned Society Attitudes towards Open Access
EDP Open recently ran a survey about the impact of open access on learned societies. They share their key findings with us in this post.
Swets Publisher survey on open access and APC management
What is the current status of open access across scholarly publishers, particularly concerning APCs (article processing charges)? Complete our short survey if you are a publisher and have your say.
Integrated platforms: what next-generation ILS technology means for you
Library automation and integrated systems is an important feature of the modern library. Find out how next-generation integrated library systems (ILS) can benefit you in this post.
Medical point-of-care information: what, where and why?
In the rapidly-changing and time-short medical world, there is a growing need for comprehensive authoritative information sources. This post explores the possibilities.
Swets retains its global ISO 9001:2008 certificate for another 3 years!
Swets, the global leader in managing professional information for publishers, libraries and other information centers, is delighted to announce that the company has successfully retained its global ISO 9001:2008 certification, passing its recent ISO audits with flying colors. The new certificate is valid for a further three years, running until July 2017.