Quanta Magazine last week published an article about the Online Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences (OEIS) along with a great interview with its creator, Neil Sloane. The OEIS "contains more than a quarter of a million different sequences of numbers that arise in different mathematical contexts." Check out the interesting article and the OEIS itself!
Due to scheduled maintenance to install a new update, access to Web of Science may be intermittent during the maintenance window. This update will be installed between 6:00 a.m.?6:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 26, 2015.
The DMPTool will be unavailable from Wednesday July 15, 2015 at 5:00pm through Thursday, July 16 at 2:00am (PDT), due to scheduled maintenance. During this period users will not be able to log in or have access to their data management plans. We apologize for the inconvenience.
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UC campuses now have access to the Scientific American Archive as well as the Supplement issues and Builders Edition issues on the Scientific American platform. This valuable resource consists of high-quality scans of more than 133,000 articles published in Scientific American from 1845-2005. You can browse the issues, read entire issues as PDF files, and search across the full archive. As noted by the publisher, these archive collections "provide unique insight into historic breakthroughs in science, technology, medicine and architecture."
The UC Berkeley Library is partnering with the Royal Society of Chemistry to support free Gold Open Access publishing under the RSC'sáGold for Gold initiative.
This program offers voucher codes that enable Berkeley researchers to publish their paper ináRoyal Society of Chemistry journals free of charge, as a Gold Open Access (OA) article, without paying the normal article publication fee (between ú1000 and ú2500).
Further details and the application form areáavailable here.