Release Notes

Release 5.13.0

Release 5.13.0

Improvements/Changes: Redesigned the sidebar tabs to provide a consistent user experience with easier access to saved queries and collections, and...  Read More

Release 5.12.0

Release 5.12.0

DOI-based OpenURL linking for scholarly works, links to other scholarly data sources, search in references of scholarly works and more!...  Read More

Release 5.11.0

Release 5.11.0

Unpaywall integration with open access status, open access license and linkouts to full text versions of scholarly works. Stage 1...  Read More

Release 5.10.0

Release 5.10.0

Improved patent search performance, saved query alerts, increased user privacy, and various fixes. Improvements/Changes: - Upgraded patent search index servers...  Read More

Release 5.9.0

Release 5.9.0

Saved Query alerts, Collection limit increased and joined Query Details improvements Major updates: - Added Saved Query Alerts - receive...  Read More

Release 5.8.0

Release 5.8.0

Analysis preview sidebar added, scholarly exports and more! New functionality: - Analysis preview sidebar in the results list.  This feature...  Read More

Release 5.7.3

Release 5.7.3

Patent search index field changes This is a minor release which renames, adds and removes some patent index search fields...  Read More

Release 5.7.0

Release 5.7.0

Scholarly Collections, Recommended Works and GDPR Compliance Two major new items of functionality are now available with this release: -...  Read More

Release 5.6.4

Release 5.6.4

PatCite is now updated with latest Scholarly data Thanks to all our users feedback since our recent 5.6.0 release. We are...  Read More

Release 5.6.0

Release 5.6.0

In an exciting collaboration with the extraordinary AI and Machine Learning team at Microsoft Academic,  the Lens has augmented its...  Read More

Release 5.5.6

Release 5.5.6

Thanks to all the users feedback since our previous 5.5.0 release.  We are delighted by your compliments and grateful for...  Read More

Release 5.5.0

Release 5.5.0

The year has begun with a productive start with an array of new features and improvements added to the Lens...  Read More

Release 5.4.0

Release 5.4.0

The Lens now provides search for more than 30 million scholarly articles, across various disciplines and from multiple sources including...  Read More

Release 5.3.0

Release 5.3.0

The last month has seen a variety of minor improvements and fixes released for the Lens, while we work at...  Read More

Release 5.2.0

Release 5.2.0

In the past few weeks, we’ve made significant changes to the Analysis View and Collections Management User Interface. We’ve improved...  Read More

Release 5.1.0

Release 5.1.0

In addition to the 200 global institutions featured in the In4M Ranking System, the Lens releases the QUT In4M Australia...  Read More

Release 5.0.0

Release 5.0.0

The Lens now includes millions of scholarly research articles, ingested and linked to patents. Using this infrastructure, we’ve developed two...  Read More

Release 4.5.0

Release 4.5.0

This month we have made a big push to improve our language support. Our translators have been hard at work...  Read More

Release 4.4.0

Release 4.4.0

The last month has seen a variety of minor improvements and fixes released for the Lens, while we work at...  Read More

Release 4.3.3

Release 4.3.3

The last month has seen a variety of minor improvements and fixes released for the Lens, while we work at...  Read More

Release 4.2.1

Release 4.2.1

Highlight: New Look and Feel Improvements include: Brighter cleaner look and feel Improved UI response to screen size Consistent look...  Read More

Release 0.10.1

Release 0.10.1

Highlight: Integration with LinkedIn® and ORCID® and Recording of Inventorship In this release we've added some exciting and innovative features...  Read More

Release 0.10.0

Release 0.10.0

Highlight: Upgraded PatSeq Finder We have released a newly upgraded version of the PatSeq Finder sequence search tool. This version provides...  Read More

Release 0.9.8

Release 0.9.8

Highlight: Lens ID New identifiers called Lens ID(s) have been introduced as the canonical form of accessing Lens patent records....  Read More

Release 0.9.7

Release 0.9.7

Highlight: PatSeq Bulk Download The entire PatSeq patent sequence data collection is available for download in FASTA format. We are sharing the...  Read More

Release 0.9.6

Release 0.9.6

Highlight: Enhanced Export Service This release adds several great improvements to our recently released export service: It is now possible...  Read More

Release 0.9.5

Release 0.9.5

Highlight: Results/Collection Export It is now possible to export the metadata of up to 1,000 search results or collection items....  Read More

Release 0.9.4

Release 0.9.4

Highlight: PatSeq Data Coverage Extended In this release, we have increased the data coverage of our patent sequence collection by over...  Read More

Release 0.9.3

Release 0.9.3

Highlight: PatSeq Analyzer The PatSeq genome browser is now available as a stand-alone tool and includes a large set of...  Read More

Release 0.9.2

Release 0.9.2

Highlight: Now Serving CrossRef DOI Data We have made some major improvements to the way the lens handles scientific literature...  Read More