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Collection development

23rd November 2020
Protected: Taylor & Francis eBooks Archive
Looking to the past to better inform the future is one of the most essential needs we currently face. We proudly introduce Taylor & Francis eBook Archives to your library as a complement to your current collection, allowing researchers an opportunity to explore centuries of academic excellence f...
26th October 2020
Continuation of Agency Agreement with WWIS
Taylor & Francis Group product and sales update: Taylor & Francis have recently confirmed continuation of an Agency Agreement with Worldwide Information Services (WWIS) South Africa, covering the provision of our eBook and digital reference platforms in Southern Africa (South Africa, Lesotho...
18th September 2020
Announcement: T&F sign Agency Agreement with Jimco Africa
Taylor & Francis Group product and sales update:  T&F have recently signed an Agency Agreement with Jimco Africa, covering the provision of our eBook and digital reference platforms in the Eastern Africa (Kenya, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Somalia, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Tanzania).  The Agency ag...
8th July 2020
7 Taylor & Francis Open Access Titles
Leah Chaise Associate Marketing Manager- Taylor & Francis, Library (Books)
Taylor & Francis Open Access Books have been publishing open access books and chapters since 2013. We have collaborated with researchers to build one of the largest open access book and chapter collections and are delighted to be able to showcase open access book and chapter content across all s...
20th June 2019
Understanding research metrics
Elaine Devine Associate Director, Content & Communications, Taylor & Francis
What’s a journal Impact Factor? What’s a researcher’s h-index? What’s an Altmetric score and how is it calculated? How should I use this to assess a journal or to advise colleagues on the right journal to publish in? Research metrics are a thorny and constantly evolving area, and...
7th March 2018
Research4Life’s GOALI programme launched
Laura Montgomery Communications Manager, Taylor & Francis
Researchers, law students, policymakers, judges and legal experts in low- and middle-income countries can now get free or low-cost online access to legal information, including leading research from Routledge Law, through the GOALI programme. What is GOALI? GOALI (Global Online Access to Legal...
27th February 2018
Advocating for change in the developing world: winners’ stories
Laura Montgomery Communications Manager, Taylor & Francis
Taylor & Francis is committed to a number of developing world initiatives, as part of our mission to support libraries and researchers across the globe in making real change to their own communities and the wider world through the access to evidence-based research. In 2016, our partners at Re...
27th February 2018
10 skills librarians need for the future
Laura Montgomery Communications Manager, Taylor & Francis
To keep up with the pace of change in the academic library, the traditional skillset of the librarian is expanding. In her article, "Identifying and exploring future trends impacting on academic libraries" published in New Review of Academic Librarianship, Roisin Gwyer used journal content analysis,...
19th February 2018
Taylor & Francis Group responds to the open letter from SCONUL
Laura Montgomery Communications Manager, Taylor & Francis
Taylor & Francis would like to provide the following context and statement following recent feedback from the library and academic community in relation to our new policy to introduce a rolling wall of 20 years’ courtesy access to subscribers. This replaces our prior policy of access back to 1...
5th January 2018
Insights into INASP
Laura Montgomery Communications Manager, Taylor & Francis
As a founder member of Publishers for Development, Taylor & Francis Group is committed to ensuring the widest possible distribution of its journals to the research community in developing countries. One of the key development initiatives we support is the International Network for the Availabil...
4th July 2017
White paper: facilitating access to free online resources
Content & Communications Team Taylor & Francis
A significant challenge for today’s librarian is the increasing quantity of free online content. Although it has the potential to be of great value for education purposes, how do librarians determine the quality of all these online resources and communicate their availability to end-users? This...
16th June 2016
Life as a librarian in East Africa
Content & Communications Team Taylor & Francis
As Library Director at the newly established library at Wollo University in Ethiopia, Tsegaye Misikir and his team have been striving to provide high service standards to the academic community. In this interview for the Library Voices series on establishing new library services, Tsegaye gives us h...

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