January 2015 – Microsoft recently published a case study about WorldWideScience.org's novel use of the Microsoft Translator. Blogs from Microsoft and from Deep Web Technologies further describe WWS.org's use of the Translator API, along with the benefits that multilingual translations capabilities offer WWS users.
July 2014 – WorldWideScience.org has a new design! Along with new graphics, the WorldWideScience.org software has also been upgraded, providing improved search speed, better multilingual translations, and more relevant results. A new Country cluster option allows users to quickly identify results from a specific country.
January 2014 – New sources recently added to the WorldWideScience.org searchable resource collection include the
Australian National Data Service’s Research Data Australia data resource and the U.S. Department of Energy’s SciTech Connect portal.
September 2013 – The Library of Congress Online Catalog has been added to the WorldWideScience.org searchable resource collection.
June 2013 – Additional new sources added to the WorldWideScience.org searchable resource collection include the Lifescience Database Cross Search (English), Lifescience Database Cross Search (Japanese), Lifescience Database Archive (English), Lifescience Database Archive (Japanese), the Integbio Database Catalog (English) and the Integbio Database Catalog (Japanese).
April 2013 – The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has been added as a participating country in WorldWideScience. They have made available the KAUST Digital Archive, which has been added as a new resource in WorldWideScience.org. The KAUST Digital Archive is a research database from the University Library of the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST).
April 2013 – New sources recently added to the WorldWideScience.org searchable resource collection include the Science Open Access Journals (SOAJ) from the Department of Energy, United States; SCPinfonet from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, United Kingdom; and Teagasc’s Open Access Repository (T-Stór) from the Agriculture and Food Development Authority, Ireland.
March 27, 2013 – WorldWideScience – Easy Access to Text, Multimedia, and Data!
February 2013 – The WorldWideScience Alliance and the International Council for Science (ICSU) World Data System (WDS) have agreed to reciprocal Associate Memberships. Both organizations look forward to broadening stakeholder inputs and representation as they work towards common goals and mutually-beneficial interests.
January 2013 – The Library of Congress has joined the WorldWideScience Alliance as a full member.