April 26, 2006

Microsoft launches Google Scholar rival

"Microsoft has entered the academic search field, launching this month a beta version of a tool called Windows Live Academic Search, which will index peer-reviewed subscription content from different publishers. Experts generally welcomed the new product, which rivals Google Scholar, but suggested it could pose problems for librarians and commercial vendors."
The Scientist Posted by Martin Sewell at April 26, 2006 12:16 AM