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VOLUME 27 • NUMBER 11 • December 2010
Information Today
The Newspaper for Users and Producers of Electronic Information Services

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Springer to Publish Chinese Meteorology Journal Order Full Text

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Wiley-Blackwell Adds Two Journals to Collection Order Full Text Page 3
Credo Platform Offers Collection From Berg Publishers Order Full Text Page 4
XING Goes Mobile Order Full Text Page 6
In Memoriam: Maurice Line Order Full Text Page 16
NewsMakers Order Full Text Page 21

Publishers Get Bullish on Ebooks in Context  Order Full Text
Experts from key publishers share their perspectives on the burgeoning ebook market.
Text and photos by Dick Kaser

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Ebooks: Advice From the Educational Front Order Full Text Page 48
Keeping Up With Corporate Buzz   Order Full Text
Big business is taking a cue from consumer-driven collaboration tools.
by Barbara Brynko
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Hindawi Publishing: A Working OA ModelOrder Full Text
Open access, which is proving to be a successful business model for one publisher, is still generating controversy in the industry.
by Nancy Davis Kho

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VIVO: A Year of Innovation

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Up Front With Barbara Quint
Solid Scholarship, Now or Never Order Full Text
bq discusses steps to get the struggling scholarly publishing industry on its feet.
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Letter from the Editor Order Full Text Page 14

Déjà Vu and Et Cetera
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by Dick Kaser

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IT Spotlight
Sophia Helps Users Overcome Challenges Related to Content Discovery and Recovery Order Full Text
Marji McClure profiles a company with a new spin on search.
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International Report
The World in 2010 Order Full Text
Our global correspondent discusses efforts to digitize the Dead Sea Scrolls, a boost in mobile use, and budget tightening for public libraries around the globe.
by Jim Ashling
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People Line & the Executive Profile Order Full Text

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Intellectual Property
Pay-Per and the Copyright Compliance Paradigm  Order Full Text
K. Matthew Dames examines the impact that the Georgia State University case will have on copyright.

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Focus on Publishing
Open Access Week 2010  Order Full Text
Robin Peek salutes the most recent developments in open access.

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Internet Waves
More Text, Less Talk  Order Full Text
Shirley Duglin Kennedy contemplates why young people prefer texting to talking.

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Legal Issues
Concerns Linger About Final ACTA  Order Full Text
George H. Pike points out some final roadblocks in signing the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement.

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Redefining Search
Connectors: The Next Search Battleground Order Full Text
Stephen E. Arnold explores the potential problems with big data flows and flawed connectors.

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Database Review
‘World’s Best Countries’ and Other Score Cards Order Full Text
Mick O’Leary charts the U.S. foothold on the scale of multinational rankings.

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Conference Circuit
OA and Digital Publishing Highlight Winter Lineup 
Donald T. Hawkins provides a sneak preview of the industry’s upcoming conferences.

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Information Today, Inc.’s Conference Dates

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Report From the Field
2010 RSuite User Conference: Turning Up the Volume
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Report From the Field
NFAIS Workshop: Leveraging Content for Better Discovery
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Text and photos by Donald T. Hawkins

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Report From the Field
Online’s Past, Present, and Future: The View From South Africa Order Full Text
Text and photos by Marydee Ojala

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Report From the Field
MarkLogic’s Digital Publishing Summit: Is the Web Dead? Order Full Text
by Theresa Cramer

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Conferences Around the World Page 27
NewsBytes Page 3

NewsBreak Update
Platform Relaunches, Discovery Interfaces, and Mobile
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by Paula J. Hane

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NewsMakers Order Full Text Page 21

Product News & Reviews
39 - EchoSign: Where Social Networking Meets the Enterprise  Order Full Text
40 - RIM, Verizon Edge Into Tablet Market  Order Full Text
41 - MarkLogic: Bringing 4.2 to Market  Order Full Text
42 - ForNova: Visualizing Web Aggregation  Order Full Text
43 - SDL BeGlobal: Easy Translation Order Full Text

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Book Review
24/7 Library Instruction
Web-Based Instruction: A Guide for Libraries (third edition) Order Full Text

by Susan Sharpless Smith
reviewed by Gwen M. Gregory

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Words at Work Order Full Text

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Book Review
Open Source and the Democratic Process Order Full Text
Peer Participation and Software: What Mozilla Has to Teach Government
by David R. Booth

reviewed by Richard Poynder

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The ITI Chronicles
The Road Yet Followed
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Lauree Padgett traces the history of ITI as the company celebrates its 30th anniversary.

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ITI Chronicles Timeline

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Coupon Sites Let You Print and Save Order Full Text
by Thomas Pack

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Pay Close Attention if This Makes Sense
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by David King

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