Report of the Working Group on Expanding Access to Published Research Findings – the Finch Group
The German Law Journal ranks in the top-15 of all journals concentrating on “foreign, European and civil law systems.” The success of this Open Access peer reviewed journal is due to the mix of timely, online, English-language, peer-reviewed – and always at no cost – commentary on “developments in German, European and International Jurisprudence” to […]
The number of European countries covered by the Amadeus Company Database has been increased to 43. Europe’s 502,000 largest companies (by assets) are included. The breakout by country is in the left column of the new coverage table from Bureau van Dijk. Amadeus provides company-level financial and business data, including standardised annual accounts, financial ratios, sectoral activities and ownership. Full details are on this Library page.
The Twitter account @FakeElsevier informs about initiative worldwide against the costs that libraries have to sustain for subscribing to Elsevier journals. Today the Department of Mathematics at the Technological University of Munich has decided to cancel Elsevier journal’s subscriptions for 2013: Aufgrund unzumutbarer Kosten und Bezugsbedingungen hat das Direktorium des Zentrums Mathematik beschlossen, alle abonnierten […]
A statement on the financial stability of the Euro Area was released on Friday, 29 June, in Brussels. “We affirm that it is imperative to break the vicious circle between banks and sovereigns. The Commission will present Proposals on the basis of Article 127(6) for a single supervisory mechanism shortly. We ask the Council to consider these Proposals as a matter of urgency by the end of 2012.” Full text.