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December 12, 2008

Scholarly journals - new free service makes keeping up-to-date easy

December 12, 2008

The ticTOCs press release is now available, and I hope that members of Emerge will not only find the service useful themselves for keeping up-to-date with the latest publications in over 11,000 journals from over 400 publishers, but will also help to spread the word about ticTOCs to colleagues.If you want to keep up-to-date with the literature (and who doesn't?), ...

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June 04, 2008

ticTOCs Beta 2.0 Check it out!

June 04, 2008

I'd like to invite all members of the Emerge community to go to check out the ticTOCs Journal Tables of Contents Beta 2.0 which was released this week.ticTOCs is now just about a usable service.  You can use it in two main ways:1. As a directory of journal TOC feeds.  Once found, you can export feeds individually using ...

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January 15, 2008

Gold Dust

January 15, 2008

Gold Dust is one of the new U&I projects.  A diagram giving an outline of the project is (hopefully) shown below.  The project website is at Dust partners are: Hull University Library (lead) Heriot-Watt University – EPS, ICBL, and Library Bath University NaCTeMStrathclyde UniversityCambridge Information GroupUniversity of BoltonLiverpool UniversityUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignInstitution of Civil EngineersIntute SETCranfield University ...

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April 24, 2007

ticTOCs introduction

April 24, 2007

Yesterday I mentioned the ticTOCs project, which has just been funded under the U&I Programme. A computer-generated audio introduction to ticTOCs is available, via scribd. Roddy ...

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April 23, 2007

Roddy MacLeod: Introduction

April 23, 2007

I work at Heriot Watt University, where I'm manager of the TechXtra service and PerX Project, and edit the Internet Resources Newsletter. Heriot Watt is one of the senior partners in the ticTOCs project, which is being lead by Terry Bucknell at the University of Liverpool, and has been funded under the U&I (details).ticTOCs is an exciting prospect!The aim of ...

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