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|2016-01-28||With respect to the current negotiations with the Nature Publishing Group, IOCB considers renewing subscription of some NPG journals. We will inform you as soon as we have more information.|
|2015-12-01||New titles in the library collection from the year 2016
We bought these new titles online:
- Natural Product Communications
- Comprehensive Chirality (encyclopedia)
- Methods in Enzymology 2011–2015 (vol. 486–559)
Availability of all journals from Nature Publishing (even not previously subscribed by us) will be provided via remote access to the NTL.
|2015-06-29||The publisher Taylor & Francis Group announced that it will show also alternative indicators of reading, sharing and citation (so-called “altmetrics”) with their articles published from January 2012.
In addition to traditional indicators (number of citations in CrossRef, Web of Science and Scopus), users gain a more comprehensive picture of how many times a particular link was displayed or quoted in traditional (news) and social media (Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Wikipedia etc.), mentioned on a blog or stored in online citation managers.
Check out an example – click on the rainbow circle with the number and you get detailed data.
More about altmetrics in Wikipedia.
|2015-06-19||Database JCR - The impact factors 2014 have just been published|
|2015-02-24||There is a change in the access to the Crystallographic database (Cambridge Structural Database) since May 2015. If you are interested in accessing the service from your computer (fixed station or laptops, but only with the location on the grounds of the Institute) to this database for free in 2015, please write to the address firstname.lastname@example.org until March 30, 2015.|
|2015-02-11||The journal Nature Communications will be published in "open access" only. The percentage of freely available articles should increase during 2015 (the process began in October 2014), from 2016 all articles should be open. The accepting fee is 3 700 EUR + VAT (for Europe) per article.|
|2014-12-09||The Academy od Sciences will no longer centrally support publications in the Open Access format. Open Access publications could now be supported from individual Academy Institutes, depending on their quality and expected impact.|
|2013-06-27||Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports in cooperation with the Technology Centre AS CR created a new web portal.|
|2013-06-07||Change in the use of SciFinder. SciFinder is a tool for searching chemical, biochemical or medical information from scientific literature, patents, etc. Since now, entry is possible AT ANY TIME from ANY COMPUTER of IOCB for all employees who sign up at the library (Reprography, door 286, Jakub Šimon, phone 417). Users acknowledge to comply with the license agreement, and to use SciFinder only for non-commercial scientific and research purposes. Users must not disclose or lend their password to anyone or allow unauthorized people access to the database on their registration.|
|2012-07-30||We purchased a new e-book from Wiley Microwaves in Organic and Medicinal Chemistry.|