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Here you can find press releases featuring the very latest ground-breaking research as soon as it is published by Taylor & Francis, Routledge, CRC Press, Garland Science, and Cogent OA.

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April 29, 2021

Taylor & Francis Group transformative partnerships

Taylor & Francis Group has reached several transformative agreements with consortia across Europe, as it continues to expand its commitment to open access. Academics in The Netherlands, Spain, Hungary, and Austria will benefit from ‘read and publish’ partnerships signed in […]

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March 4, 2021

Taylor & Francis Group announces Books Data Sharing Policy

As part of our commitment to supporting open research, we are pleased to introduce our Books Data Sharing Policy which, from April 2021, encourages authors of all new Routledge and CRC Press books and chapters to share and make data […]

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January 28, 2021

Gifting Books to Pediatric Surgeons in Low and Middle-income Countries

Taylor & Francis are proud to announce the collaboration of Dr Sherif Emil, of McGill University and The Montreal Children’s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, and Dr Marc Levitt, of George Washington University and National Children’s Hospital, Washington D.C., United States, […]

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January 19, 2021

Taylor & Francis leading the way in reducing plastic

Taylor & Francis is pleased to announce the success of our year-long Alternative Mailing Packaging (AMP) trial. We have successfully moved over 900, one third, of our research journal titles to no lamination and what we in the industry call […]

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January 14, 2021

Taylor & Francis joins the SDG Publishers Compact

Taylor & Francis has signed the Sustainable Development Goals Publishers Compact, a pledge which features 10 action points to accelerate progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. It affirms our ongoing commitment to sustainable practices and to champion […]

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December 10, 2020

Find related research easily on Taylor & Francis Online

Newly enhanced further reading feature inspires research connections for over 4.5 million journal articles A newly enhanced further reading feature now appears on all journal articles on the journal and article platform, Taylor & Francis Online. With an ever-growing volume […]

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December 2, 2020

Remote access to Taylor & Francis Online made easier with SeamlessAccess

Accessing research through an institutional subscription using SAML authentication (Shibboleth and OpenAthens) is now more straightforward with the introduction of SeamlessAccess on Taylor & Francis Online. SeamlessAccess automatically recognizes if you have previously logged into Taylor & Francis Online using […]

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October 23, 2020

Open Access move for new look Annals of Medicine journal

Taylor & Francis’ ever-growing portfolio of fully Open Access journals has been enhanced today, with the addition of Annals of Medicine. To further encourage greater collaboration and reproducibility, now across more than 30 crucial therapy areas, this long-standing international, general […]

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June 25, 2020

“FrankVirt”: Taylor & Francis and the Frankfurt Book Fair 2020

Given the ongoing travel and quarantine restrictions in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, Taylor & Francis Group will not have a physical presence at the Frankfurt Book Fair in October. This is unfortunate, but the varying levels of restrictions […]

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June 1, 2020

Our responses to the UKRI OA Review

In February UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) launched a consultation on its Open Access Review. Taylor & Francis and F1000 Research Ltd have submitted responses to the consultation. These illustrate how we are working on complementary paths to transform scholarly […]

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May 11, 2020

Enhancing access to the outputs of Federally funded research

In February, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) issued a request for information (RFI) about ‘public access to peer-reviewed scholarly publications, data and code resulting from Federally funded research’. We welcome this consultation on public access […]

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April 20, 2020

Digital marketing strategy to thrive in the pandemic and beyond

For immediate release Free webinars: Digital marketing strategy to thrive in the pandemic and beyond Join us for three short webinars where international expert panellists will share their digital marketing lessons learned at the time of the COVID-19 pandemic. Digital […]

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April 16, 2020

Taylor & Francis welcomes new guidance from cOAlition S

Taylor & Francis welcomes the new guidance from cOAlition S on transformative arrangements for Journals. cOAlition S have clearly listened to feedback from the community, and we thank them for this. It is encouraging to see more feasible conditions in […]

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March 23, 2020

Message from Annie Callanan, CEO, Taylor & Francis Group

As the spread of COVID-19 around the world continues, Taylor & Francis remains committed to ensuring all relevant research is available to those who are at the forefront of research into mitigating its impact. Our imperative is to enable experts […]

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February 14, 2020

Taylor & Francis: Feedback on UKRI Open Access Review

Taylor & Francis is a strong advocate of Open Research. We welcome the consultation that UKRI have launched for their Open Access Review and the opportunity it gives to engage constructively with UKRI to ensure we establish a sustainable future […]

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January 27, 2020

ORCiD ID search function now on Taylor & Francis Online

Researchers can now find what they are looking for even faster with the introduction of a new search capability on Taylor & Francis Online (tandfonline.com). The ability to search and find articles from an author by entering their ORCiD ID, […]

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January 16, 2020

Share – Link – Cite: Introducing the STM 2020 Research Data Year

To accelerate the implementation of research data solutions, The International Association of Scientific, Technical and Medical Publishers (STM) has launched the ‘STM 2020 Research Data Year’ – a dedicated action plan to increase the number of journals with data policies, […]

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January 15, 2020

How media coverage of education research can improve outcomes globally

Routledge, Taylor & Francis and Education Media Centre partnership maximises research impact   Gaining significant media reach for education research is a fundamental step in improving outcomes for students globally. This topic was discussed at a recent event hosted at […]

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January 15, 2020

Taylor & Francis Online supports clinical trial data linking

Taylor & Francis Online now displays clinical trial data within the Crossmark popup, as seen above, including links to other publications that relate to those clinical trials Taylor & Francis Online (tandfonline.com) now links clinical trial data to published articles […]

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January 10, 2020

F1000 Research joins Taylor & Francis Group

Leading specialist academic publisher Taylor & Francis Group, part of Informa plc, has today announced the addition of cutting-edge open research publisher F1000 Research Ltd. United by their shared goals of amplifying and democratizing research, the addition is an important […]

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January 2, 2020

New eReader trial launched for Taylor & Francis journal articles

The ability to read journal articles in EPUB format using the new eReader is being trialled on 22 selected Taylor & Francis journals. The eReader introduces a new way of reading, discovering, sharing and interacting with journal articles on tandfonline.com. […]

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May 2, 2019

New podcast explores how dementia patients experience music

Every year nearly 10 million people develop dementia worldwide. That’s one diagnosis every three seconds. In 2012 the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared dementia a global public health priority. Could music therapy play a role in enhancing the lives of […]

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February 12, 2019

Taylor & Francis Group: Feedback on Guidance on the Implementation of Plan S

This forms the response that Taylor & Francis Group submitted to cOAlition S’s request for feedback on the Guidance on the Implementation of Plan S. We have addressed both questions posed by the cOAlition in their survey, and have also submitted a fuller response which addresses some of the challenges of Plan S as well as […]

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December 4, 2018

Taylor & Francis launches newly developed Editor Resources site

Taylor & Francis is delighted to announce the launch of the new and improved Editor Resources site. The online hub of content is packed with insights, information and resources to support the Taylor & Francis community of journal editors. The […]

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October 19, 2018

T&F Australasia wins 2018 Tertiary Supplier of the Year again

Image: Alicia Cohen, Australasia Regional Sales Director at Taylor & Francis Books division with President of ACBA, Ana Gabiola. We are delighted to announce that the Higher Education Sales Team has won 2018 Tertiary Supplier of The Year Award from ACBA […]

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June 29, 2018

Taylor & Francis Group partners with Editage to offer enhanced editing services

From today, researchers who need editing and translation support will benefit from expanded services on Taylor & Francis website, tandfeditingservices.com. The new partnership between Taylor & Francis and global scholarly communications company Editage will see a host of improvements to […]

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March 21, 2018

New partnership helps educational research hit headlines

Routledge, Taylor & Francis announces a new sponsored partnership of the Education Media Centre, which further enhances the effective communication of educational research to mainstream news outlets. The Education Media Centre is an independent charity established to improve public and […]

November 29, 2017

Mayor of London Office tours tech startup colwiz

The Deputy Mayor of London was in Karachi this week as part of a regional tour organised by the Mayor’s International Business Programme, a £5 million scheme mentoring London’s leading tech start-ups. colwiz was accepted onto the programme in October this year and has joined the tour across Mumbai, Bangalore and Karachi.

June 12, 2017

Taylor & Francis partners with The Conversation Africa to boost engagement with African research

Taylor & Francis and The Conversation Africa announce a new partnership to facilitate African researchers increasing public engagement with their work and expertise. By acting as Funding Partner, Taylor & Francis will work with The Conversation Africa to highlight essential African research and offer T&F authors, journal editors, and publishing partners closer links with the African news website.

May 30, 2017
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Academic Digital Research Services start-up colwiz joins Taylor & Francis Group

Taylor & Francis Group, a leading publisher of specialist, upper-level academic books and journals, has acquired colwiz, an innovative, early stage digital research services firm, as part of its ongoing investment in technology and digital capabilities that support the use and discoverability of content.

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April 27, 2021

Doctors should screen over-50s for cannabis use, say researchers

Older people who use cannabis to relieve or treat health problems are failing to discuss their substance use with doctors, according to research published in peer-reviewed The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse. This is despite some using cannabis […]

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March 29, 2021

Study finds airborne release of toxin from algal scum

Study finds a new type of toxin seen to release from scum, which sits on ponds and lakes across the world   A dangerous toxin has been witnessed – for the first time – releasing into the air from pond […]

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March 22, 2021

Evidence supports Covid hearing loss link, say scientists

Hearing loss and other auditory problems are strongly associated with Covid-19 according to a systematic review of research evidence led by University of Manchester and NIHR Manchester Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) scientists. Professor Kevin Munro and PhD researcher Ibrahim Almufarrij […]

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March 8, 2021
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Researchers develop roadside barrier design to mitigate air pollution

  A unique curved barrier has been designed by researchers at Imperial College London, who publish new findings in the peer-reviewed journal Cities & Health on how the structure can protect people from the damaging effects of air pollution. With […]

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February 26, 2021

Disabled teachers cannot be sidelined in drive for more inclusive schools

One of the first academic studies to examine the working lives of disabled teachers in England has called for ‘urgent change’ after finding evidence of significant workplace discrimination and barriers to their career progression. The University of Cambridge research, published […]

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January 11, 2021
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New study suggests that college campuses are COVID-19 superspreaders

College campuses are at risk of becoming COVID-19 superspreaders for their entire county, according to a new vast study which shows the striking danger of the first two weeks of school in particular. Looking at 30 campuses across the United […]

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January 6, 2021

Free all non-violent criminals jailed on minor drug offences, say experts

Experts say prohibition of drugs like cocaine unfairly targets Black communities   Non-violent offenders serving time for drug use or possession should be freed immediately and their convictions erased, according to research published in the peer-reviewed The American Journal of […]

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December 14, 2020

The ‘Crazy Beast’ that lived among the dinosaurs

The bizarre features of this mammal have scientists perplexed as to how it could have evolved; “it bends and even breaks a lot of rules”  Adalatherium is an important piece in a very large puzzle on early mammalian evolution in […]

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December 9, 2020

Young people embrace new model of teaching sexual consent, study finds

Sexual health charity Brook has adopted these latest research findings in its teaching methods A new nuanced way of teaching young people about consent that is based on their real-life experiences helps them develop a better understanding of sexual rights […]

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December 3, 2020

AI-supported test predicts eye disease three years before symptoms

A pioneering new eye test, developed by scientists at UCL in collaboration with the Western Eye Hospital, London, may predict wet AMD, a leading cause of severe sight loss, three years before symptoms develop. Researchers hope their test could be […]

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December 2, 2020

Increased school choice linked to better mental health for students

Study suggests US states that offer private school choice through voucher programs and charter schools are seeing mental health benefits and decline in teenage suicide rates   Allowing families to choose schools that are more suited to their children may […]

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November 24, 2020

Mass Extinctions of Land-Dwelling Animals Occur in 27-Million-Year Cycle

Researchers Find That Timing of Mass Extinctions Lines Up with Asteroid Impacts and Massive Volcanic Eruptions   Mass extinctions of land-dwelling animals—including amphibians, reptiles, mammals, and birds—follow a cycle of about 27 million years, coinciding with previously reported mass extinctions […]

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November 11, 2020

Hundreds of copies of Newton’s Principia found in new census

Findings suggest that Isaac Newton’s 17th-century masterpiece was more widely read In a story of lost and stolen books and scrupulous detective work across continents, a Caltech historian and his former student have unearthed previously uncounted copies of Isaac Newton’s […]

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November 2, 2020

Indian fossils support new hypothesis for origin of hoofed mammals

Published in the prestigious Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Memoir Series, these landmark findings of over 350 fossils, will become a reference point for the origin of the horse, rhino, and tapir   New research published today in the Journal of […]

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October 29, 2020

Teen boys link marijuana use with more, better sex

Teen-age boys exposed to pro-cannabis advertising and social media posts are more likely than female peers to associate marijuana use with improving sexual activity, new research from Washington State University published in the Journal of Sex Research suggests. Researchers found that […]

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October 26, 2020

Ancient marine predator had a built-in float

Peer-reviewed / Observational Study / Animals Findings of a new 240 million-year-old species uncovered in China published in a new study today About 240 million years ago, when reptiles ruled the ocean, a small lizard-like predator floated near the bottom […]

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October 16, 2020

The mental health impact of pandemics for front line health care staff

Mental health problems such as Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, anxiety and depression are common among healthcare staff during and immediately after pandemics – according to new research published  in the European Journal of Psychotraumatology. University of East Anglia researchers investigated how […]

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October 2, 2020

Climate change responsible for record sea temperature levels, says study

Global warming is driving an unprecedented rise in sea temperatures including in the Mediterranean, according to a major new report published by the peer-reviewed Journal of Operational Oceanography. Data from the European Union’s (EU) Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service (CMEMS) […]

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September 30, 2020

San Diego to Italy, study suggests wisdom can protect against loneliness

Cross-cultural study finds a strong inverse correlation between loneliness and wisdom Over the last few decades, there has been growing concern about loneliness across all ages, particularly in middle-aged and older adults. Loneliness, defined as feeling isolated or not having […]

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September 29, 2020

Arnhem Land Maliwawa rock art opens window to past

Stunning Arnhem Land rock art images including three rare depictions of bilbies and a dugong have been described by researchers in a new paper in Australian Archaeology today. Led by Professor Paul Taçon, Australian Research Council Laureate Fellow and Griffith University Chair in Rock Art Research, […]

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September 29, 2020

Covert tobacco industry marketing tactics exposed by former employees

Tobacco companies use covert marketing tactics and exploit loopholes in Australian tobacco control laws to promote their products despite current tobacco advertising bans, finds new research from University of Sydney and Cancer Council NSW. To circumvent current tobacco advertising, promotion […]

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September 21, 2020

Jaws of death: Prehistoric marine lizard renamed

  Using phylogenetics, Prehistoric Museum curator Joshua Lively describes a new genus of mosasaur that roamed the oceans toward the end of the Age of Dinosaurs Some 92 to 66 million years ago, as the Age of Dinosaurs waned, giant […]

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September 9, 2020

Sexual Health Week 2020: Reading list

Ahead of Sexual Health Week 2020, which runs from September 14 – 20, please find some articles which have been hand-picked for potential usage in your stories. We have also produced an opinion piece, written by sexual health expert Dr Justin […]

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September 1, 2020

Drones can be a source of disturbance to wintering waterbird flocks

Newly published research, in Bird Study, carried out by the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) in Scotland, shows that wintering waterbirds, such as ducks, geese, swans and wading birds can easily be scared into flight by drones. In recent years, drone […]

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August 27, 2020

35-second scan could pick the next sporting champion

How hard is it to pick the next Usain Bolt, Ian Thorpe or Anna Meares? Finding a world champion often falls to talent scouts and involves years of hard work, but could it be as simple as a 35-second body […]

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August 5, 2020

Healthcare Digital Transformation

Healthcare Digital Transformation HOW CONSUMERISM, TECHNOLOGY AND PANDEMIC ARE ACCELERATING THE FUTURE Survival of the Digitalist Dallas, TX, August 2, 2020– The future belongs to healthcare organizations and leaders who can digitally transform themselves. How do you enable and lead […]

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July 31, 2020

Disposed PPE could be turned into biofuel, shows new COVID-19 study

Plastic from used personal protective equipment (PPE) can, and should, be transformed into renewable liquid fuels – according to a new study, published in the peer-reviewed Taylor & Francis journal Biofuels. Experts from The University of Petroleum and Energy Studies […]

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July 29, 2020

Owl discovered that hunted like a hawk 55 million years ago

Paleontologists have described in the Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology a large owl that killed medium-sized mammals with its feet and claws some 55 million years ago. “Today, owls kill with their beak,” says paleontologist Thierry Smith (RBINS), who participated to […]

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July 24, 2020

Married Women Who Love Women And More…

This accessible book offers support and advice for women in heterosexual marriages who discover, or are coming to terms with, their lesbianism or bisexuality. It also offers guidance for the single lovers of married women. In sharing the author’s personal […]

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June 23, 2020

Early-life education improves memory in old age – especially for women

Education appears to protect older adults, especially women, against memory loss, according to a study by investigators at Georgetown University Medical Center, published in the journal Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition. The results suggest that children – especially girls – who […]

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June 22, 2020

Positive YouTube videos of wolves linked to greater tolerance

A new study from North Carolina State University suggests that people have more tolerance for wolves after seeing positive videos about them, which could make YouTube an important wolf conservation tool. “One of the cool things about these results is […]

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June 4, 2020

New study establishes link between sexual orientation and personality

Peer-reviewed / Systemic Review / People   By further understanding personality traits, it is hoped the research could support those who experience sexual identity distress   Men and women who identify as gay/lesbian or bisexual tend to show different personality […]

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May 27, 2020

The Purposes of Education

Is there a purpose to education? How do schools contribute to society? Using the twin lenses of Visible Learning and educational philosophy, these are among the many fascinating topics discussed in extended conversations between John Hattie and Steen Nepper Larsen. […]