News, Events, and Industry Updates for the Scholarly Publishing Community





Accessibility, the Marrakesh Treaty, eXtyles, and You

Logo of the World Intellectual Property Organization Accessibility (in the web context, sometimes abbreviated as a11y) is a general term for designing publications and materials to include as many readers or users as possible. Real-world examples include Braille and large-print editions of books; the use of dyslexic-friendly fonts; closed captioning and descriptive video; text-to-speech software for e-readers; and speech-to-text software for writing without a keyboard.
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Making Connections: Why You Need DOI Links and How to Get There



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Inera Inc. Announces eXtyles Metadata Extraction Technology


February 6, 2018, Belmont, MA, USA — Inera Inc., the leading provider of editorial and XML software for scholarly and technical publishers, today announced the release of eXtyles Metadata Extraction Technology, designed to integrate with manuscript submission systems, preprint servers, repositories, and STM production workflows to accurately identify and mark up metadata from unstructured text in author-supplied Word files.  Read More


Inera Inc. Launches eXtyles STS, a Word-to-XML Solution for Standards Publishers



January 17, 2018, Belmont, MA, USA — Inera Inc., the leading provider of editorial and XML software for scholarly and technical publishers, today announced the release of eXtyles STS, the newest member of the widely-used eXtyles product family. eXtyles STS supports NISO’s latest standard, NISO STS, officially known as ANSI/NISO Z39.102-2017. Inera’s eXtyles STS solution allows standards publishers to adopt this new “standard for standards” while allowing their committees to continue drafting documents in Microsoft Word. Read More


Standardizing Standards with Inera and Typefi

The full 8-part webinar series "Standardizing Standards: Publishing with STS, eXtyles, and Typefi," featuring experts from Inera, Typefi, and standards organizations such as ISO, is now available!  Read More


The History of Sinotype: Inera at #FaceInterface


Did you know that long before joining Inera, CEO Bruce Rosenblum participated in the development of Chinese word processing in the 1980s? Read More


It’s a Wrap! What Happened at XUG 2017

Last week, we hosted our 13th annual eXtyles User Group Meeting, affectionately known as XUG. More than 50 eXtyles users and partners, from first-time to longtime attendees, gathered at the Sheraton Commander in Harvard Square to discuss eXtyles, metadata, technology, and publishing in the 21st century. Read More


eXtyles, New and Improved for You!

eXtyles has always been a customer-driven product, and responding to our customers’ needs is important to us. Here’s what the eXtyles development team has been working on—we’re sure you’ll be as excited as we are! Read More


Inera/Typefi STS Webinar Series

To celebrate the release of the new NISO STS standard, Typefi and Inera are hosting a weekly webinar series on how you can best leverage STS. Read More


Streamlining Standards Publishing with eXtyles STS

If you move in standards circles, you may already know some essential facts about NISO STS (ANSI/NISO Z39.102:2017, the Standards Tag Suite): Read More




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