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





Standards for Standards: ISOSTS and NISO STS Compared

In working with national standards bodies (NSBs), standards development organizations (SDOs), and other organizations that publish standards, we hear a lot of questions about the differences between ISOSTS and NISO STS. While ISOSTS and NISO STS are closely related—in fact, NISO STS was built on the foundation of ISOSTS—the differences are important, and will affect each organization’s decision on which of them to adopt.  Read More


February 2019 Newsletter


Math news, Support Team news, conference news, and more! Read More


MathML, JATS, and MathType

Formula for correlation coefficient, created using MathTypeIf your organization publishes content that includes any kind of mathematical or related formulae, this blog post is for you! Read More


Partner News: Crossref Metadata Manager

We recently had the opportunity to try out Crossref’s new Metadata Manager interface, designed to be a user-friendly method to register and/or update metadata. Read More


Now Playing: The NISO STS Standing Committee!

NISO STS, the Standards Tag Suite, became an American National Standards Institute standard (ANSI/NISO Z39.102-2017; supporting materials are located at www.niso-sts.org) in October 2017. This new standard, derived from JATS, was developed by an international working group with more than 40 members. Read More


Keeping It Authentic with eXtyles ORCID Integration Suite

The ORCID iD, a persistent identifier for people, has been widely adopted by academic researchers, with over 3 million live ORCID iDs registered as of February 2017. For researchers, ORCID iDs ensure they get appropriate credit for their work; for the entities that fund research, iDs allow tracking the research outputs of grant recipients, a major factor in determining how effectively grants are converted into published research. For these and other reasons, many scholarly publishers are now encouraging or even requiring authors to include ORCID iDs with their manuscript submissions. Read More


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


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


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




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