Monthly Archives: September 2014

Jisc Monitor and the importance of collaboration (by Brian Mitchell, Jisc Collections)

The nature of research is increasingly international in scope and requires collaboration and cooperation between people and organisations. In a similar vein, Jisc Monitor embraces such a combined approach. After all, there are other complementary projects and initiatives out there that are integral to the use cases areas that Jisc Monitor is seeking to explore. … Read more

How Long Does It Take to Text-Mine 55,000 Publisher Web Pages?: A Technical Update from the 3rd of September 2014 Jisc Monitor Webinar from Richard Jones

Running up to the end of the first quarter, we have been working on detecting licences of open access articles from the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ).  There are 1.7 million articles in the DOAJ, and approximately 50% have DOIs (and so are processable), so the scale of the task is not insignificant.  Even … Read more