New Nature Journals

By Alison Verbeck on September 8, 2017

Nature Research is expanding its portfolio of open access titles to include a family of three new, high quality, selective, open access multidisciplinary journals – Communications Biology, Communications Chemistry and Communications Physics. The journals will be online-only and publish open...

Unpaywall

By Alison Verbeck on September 8, 2017

Unpaywall is a web browser extension for Chrome and Firefox.  Once installed, it brings up a gray or green tab on the side of the screen when the user hits a paywalled paper.  A green “unlock” sign means that a free version of the paper is available elsewhere.  A gray “lock̶...

arXiv Poll

By Alison Verbeck on September 7, 2017

The arXiv team is working on extracting and presenting article references on the abstract page. They would like to know how you’d like them to be presented to you. You can express your preference by taking a very short survey: https://cornell.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cCmPDAqvlgadsln. The s...

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The Open Collection —TOC02.2: Serially Un[Boxed]

By Jennifer Akins on September 5, 2017

The Open Collection —TOC02.2: Serially Un[Boxed] The Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library Special Collections is a unique repository for rare and hard-to-find art and architecture publications. From limited edition series to out-of-print volumes, the Art Special Collections holdings offer uni...

Updates to Campus Box Delivery Introduced

By Clara Fehrenbach on September 1, 2017

Starting Tuesday, September 5, in order to streamline delivery, faculty and staff located at West Campus will no longer need to select a separate delivery pickup location. Instead, individuals at West Campus can choose Faculty & Staff Campus Box Delivery, and we will facilitate delivery of ma...