Continue Reading... NTP Update – December 2019 now available
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NTP Update – December 2019 now available

Newsletter The .gov means it’s official.Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure…

Continue Reading... ICCVAM Communities of Practice Webinar on Use of Animal-free Affinity Reagents – January 21, 2020
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ICCVAM Communities of Practice Webinar on Use of Animal-free Affinity Reagents – January 21, 2020

Use of Animal-free Affinity Reagents January 21, 2020 – 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. EST Register for the webinar An agenda will be available…

Continue Reading... NTP Annual Report – Fiscal Year 2018 now available
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NTP Annual Report – Fiscal Year 2018 now available

https://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/annualreport Welcome to the 2018 Annual Report “The NTP serves a critical role for our nation. It provides a unique,…

Continue Reading... PMC Tagging Guidance for Peer Review Documents Now Available
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PMC Tagging Guidance for Peer Review Documents Now Available

Peer review documents, including review reports and editor decision letters, are increasingly being published along with the articles they review….

Continue Reading... PMC Adds Support for Machine-Readable Clinical Trial Information
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PMC Adds Support for Machine-Readable Clinical Trial Information

Machine-readability of scholarly outputs is critical to supporting large-scale analysis of the scientific literature. To that end, PMC’s Tagging Guidelines…

Continue Reading... Open Access Subset FTP Clean Up
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Open Access Subset FTP Clean Up

On March 18, 2019, PMC will no longer provide bulk packages of Open Access (OA) Subset text and XML at…

Continue Reading... Unique Identifiers for Supplemental Material
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Unique Identifiers for Supplemental Material

PMC has updated the Associated Data box to display unique identifiers assigned to supplemental material files by the publisher when…

Continue Reading... Open Access Week 2018 and PMC
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Open Access Week 2018 and PMC

Collaboration with publishers and funders to ensure the openness and preservation of the scientific record is one of PMC’s core…

Continue Reading... Discovering Associated Data in PMC
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Discovering Associated Data in PMC

In the NLM Strategic Plan released earlier this year, we noted that “[c]reating efficient ways to link the literature with…

Continue Reading... Article Display Updates
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Article Display Updates

In collaboration with Europe PMC, PMC has rolled out several updates to our article display in order to enhance the…

Continue Reading... Data Filters in PMC and PubMed
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Data Filters in PMC and PubMed

Looking for journal articles with associated data sets? New search filters in PMC and PubMed aim to increase the discoverability…

Continue Reading... Updated information on journal selection and participation agreements released
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Updated information on journal selection and participation agreements released

PMC has released expanded information about its selection process for journals that apply for participation. The current review process has…

Continue Reading... Updated guidance on data deposit and linking in PMC
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Updated guidance on data deposit and linking in PMC

In response to the growing interest in the availability of data associated with articles, PMC is reviewing current practices around…

Continue Reading... PMC Canada Status Update
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PMC Canada Status Update

PMC Canada, sponsored by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), with operational support provided by the National Research Council…

Continue Reading... PMC Year in Review
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PMC Year in Review

As we kick off a new year, we wanted to take this opportunity to look back on 2017, which was…

Continue Reading... PMC Bulk Download via FTP is Now Using New Naming Conventions
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PMC Bulk Download via FTP is Now Using New Naming Conventions

A large-scale update of the file names used for articles available via the PMC FTP service for bulk download was…

Continue Reading... PMC Continues to Expand its Role as a Repository for Federally and Privately-funded Research
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PMC Continues to Expand its Role as a Repository for Federally and Privately-funded Research

Since March 2016, the NIH Manuscript Submission (NIHMS) system has added support for researchers from the following federal agencies to…

Continue Reading... Public Access Expansion and PMC
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Public Access Expansion and PMC

Last month marked the third anniversary of the White House’s Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) memorandum directing Federal…

Continue Reading... FTP service update to improve access to text mining collections
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FTP service update to improve access to text mining collections

PMC has reorganized its FTP Service site for users interested in accessing the Text Mining Collections, which include the original…

Continue Reading... New Search Result Filters and Updated Reference List Display
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New Search Result Filters and Updated Reference List Display

As of August 2016, PMC is home to four million articles! To make this wealth of full-text content easier to…

Continue Reading... CC0 Filter Now Available
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CC0 Filter Now Available

PMC includes some journals published by US government agencies that make their articles available under a Creative Commons CC0 (public…

Continue Reading... Updated PMC journal review process and minimum requirements
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Updated PMC journal review process and minimum requirements

The PMC Overview and FAQ have been updated to provide more information on the Scientific Quality Review Process for journals…

Continue Reading... NIH Author Manuscripts Available for Text Mining
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NIH Author Manuscripts Available for Text Mining

NIH-supported scientists have made over 300,000 author manuscripts available in PMC. Now NIH is making these papers accessible to the…

Continue Reading... Citation Exporter Feature Now Available
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Citation Exporter Feature Now Available

PMC is happy to announce the addition of a citation exporter feature. This feature makes it easy to retrieve either…

Continue Reading... Full text now available for OA subset articles, in plain text format
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Full text now available for OA subset articles, in plain text format

In order to facilitate text and data mining for articles in the Open Access Subset, we are now providing plain…

Continue Reading... PMC Advisory Committee Meeting to be Held in June
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PMC Advisory Committee Meeting to be Held in June

This year’s PMC Advisory Committee meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 10. The meeting will take place in the…

Continue Reading... New Version of NCBI Handbook is Released
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New Version of NCBI Handbook is Released

The NCBI Handbook, 2nd Edition was released on November 14 and is now searchable in Bookshelf. The handbook features an…

Continue Reading... PMC Releases New ID Converter
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PMC Releases New ID Converter

PMC has just released an upgrade to our ID converter, now dubbed the PMCID – PMID -Manuscript ID – DOI…

Continue Reading... Three Million Articles are Now in PMC!!
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Three Million Articles are Now in PMC!!

As of February 21, 2014, PMC became home to three million articles! As listed on our home page, the content…

Continue Reading... Search for Open Access Articles by License
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Search for Open Access Articles by License

You can now search for Open Access articles that have certain types of licenses, by using special filters in both…