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January 2009

January 12, 2009

ticTOCs - loads of people register in first month

January 12, 2009

ticTOCs, the Journal Tables of Contents Service, has had well over 1,000 people registering for the service in the last month!  You don't have to register in order to use the free service, find journal TOCs, view TOCs or export TOC feeds, but if you want to use ticTOCs on a regular basis to keep up-to-date with journal literature then ...

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January 17, 2009

Success of ticTOCs promotional giveaways

January 17, 2009

The ticTOCs giveaway promotional briefs (sample shown above) are proving to be a huge success since they were announced last month, and are in much demand.  If you'd like a pair, send me a self addressed and stamped envelope, stating size (unfortunately, due to a run on them by JISC staffers, only large, and extra-large sizes remain).It should be ...

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Marketing scoop for ticTOCs

January 17, 2009

In what may possibly be the marketing scoop of the year, ticTOCs has secured an agreement with the 118 118 twins to rebrand them as tic and TOCs for the month of February, when the dynamic duo will visit a total of twelve universities in the north of England to help publicise the new ticTOCs Journal Table of Contents ...

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Pop star sings praises of ticTOCs

January 17, 2009

In an exclusive interview with Don't Knock It magazine, pop star Britney has revealed that her song 'Perfect Lover' on the Blackout album is a tribute to ticTOCs, the journal tables of content service.Indeed, those close to the ticTOCs service have for some time suspected the connection, when careful listening to the lyrics revealed that, at 1 minute 18 ...

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January 18, 2009

Normal service is resumed

January 18, 2009

What can I say?Yesterday, I left the computer connected to Emerge, and then spent the day in the pub.  Today, I wake up and find that whilst I was out, my 19 year old son wrote three scam posts to my blog.Well, let me tell you, he's been severely reprimanded, and his Mum's even halved his vodka allowance.  That'll ...

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January 21, 2009

ticTOCs celebrates 2,000th registration

January 21, 2009

In only six weeks since it's launch, ticTOCs has had 2,000 people register for the service.  This is doubly impressive when you realise that you don't ned to register to use much of the service.  You can find journal tables of contents, view tables of contents, link to the full text (where your subscriptions or Open Acces allow), export ...

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January 25, 2009

Answers to post-it questions at Macclesfield Cluster meeting

January 25, 2009

Here are the questions and answers about the ticTOCs project, from the post-its beside the project poster.1. Is ticTOCs specific to a particular domain?  No, ticTOCs covers all subject areas and will be of interest to all researchers.2. How are you going to take this further - Offering as a service? ticTOCs is currently available as a free service. ...

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January 30, 2009

Nice to see ticTOCs in the JISC News

January 30, 2009

ticTOCS. Search less. Get more. Stay ...

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