Springer Nature at ATD Techknowledge 2018
December 2017 | ATD Techknowledge is taking place in San Jose, CA in January 2018. This conference is where learning and technology in business meet. If you are attending ATD Techknowledge 2018, be sure to attend our Solution Session on Wednesday January 24 from 3 pm to 4 pm in room 212AB.
Update to Springer Nature registered company names
June 2018 | As a global publisher, Springer Nature is home to a family of brands, businesses and imprints that include some of the most famous names in academic, education and professional publishing.
A Closer Look at Springer Nature's Major Reference Works Portfolio
October 2017 | Springer Nature’s Major Reference Works (MRW) portfolio contains over 600 peer reviewed, high profile trade and academic references from Palgrave Macmillan and Springer References.
Springer Nature Librarian Portal is live!
June 2018 | We are happy to announce that the new Springer Nature Librarian Portal has launched! The Springer Nature Librarian Portal is now live and provides you with a centralized location to manage access to and understand usage of your Springer Nature content and can be accessed at librarian.springernature.com.
2018 North America Academic Regional Summit
June 2018 | The North American Institutional Marketing and Sales teams partnered with American University Library to host a Regional Summit at American University in Washington, DC. The daylong event was attended by academic and government librarians interested in access authentication and exploring Resource Access in the 21st Century (RA21).
Development of new Springer Nature Librarian Portal
June 2018 | In line with Springer Nature’s continuing efforts to improve our user's experience, we are happy to announce the development of a combined Springer Nature administration tool. The Springer Nature Librarian Portal will launch in late June, and provide administrators with a central location to manage their Springer Nature licensed content.
Federated access, RA21, Seamless Access, GetFTR… A brief explainer
February 2020 | The way that researchers have traditionally authenticated to publisher websites to access institutional subscriptions is via IP address. The device (desktop, laptop, tablet, mobile phone…) that the researcher uses is connected to their institutional network, the publisher’s websites sees the researcher coming from the institution's network based on their IP, and grants them access.
Advancing Discovery at Libraries
May 2017 | As the industry sees a shift in the way users search for content, librarians are in a unique position to influence the discovery process. The challenge is to make the content procured, searchable and accessible, so librarians are looking to content providers for help with discovery.
Security Enhancements for Springer Nature Platforms including SpringerLink
May 2018 | We are continuing to take steps to move towards a more secure web browsing experience by removing support for any version of Transport Layer Protocol lower than 1.2. The support will end on May 31st, 2018 and some users may be negatively impacted.
COUNTER reports soon available on Springer Nature Librarian Portal. SLAMS & MPS Insights soon disabled
September 2018 | We’re happy to share some upcoming developments for the newly launched Springer Nature Librarian Portal, which will soon have COUNTER reports available for download for SpringerLink and nature.com content. Additionally, MPS Insights and Site License Administration Account platforms will soon be disabled and shut down.