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Collaboration Seeks to Improve Research

By |November 13th, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

A group of not-for-profit scientific membership societies have announced the launch of the Scientific Society Publisher Alliance (SSPA). This is an initiative focused on […]

Gender Bias in Scientific Publishing

By |November 3rd, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Gender Bias in Scientific Publishing

Scientists strive to be objective in their peer review of grant applications and manuscript submissions. However, the threat to objectivity comes from all humans […]

Webinar Addresses Research and Scientific Publishing

By |October 17th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Webinar Addresses Research and Scientific Publishing

The Professional/Scholarly Publishing (PSP) Journals Committee will be hearing from guest speaker David Lovinger, Editor-in-Chief, Alcohol on Tuesday, October 24 from 12:00-1:00 p.m. (ET) at the Wolters […]

Accessing Research

By |October 12th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Accessing Research

The Professional/Scholarly Publishing (PSP) Books Committee of the Association of American Publishers (AAP) will be hearing from guest speaker Ann Thornton, Vice Provost and University Librarian, […]

Collaboration Around Science Journals

By |October 12th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Collaboration Around Science Journals

ResearchGate and Springer Nature recently announced that they have been in discussions about finding solutions to sharing scientific journal articles online, while at the […]

Share and Share Alike

By |October 3rd, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Share and Share Alike

Scholarly sharing is not a new concept. Technology has definitely improved the speed and ease of sharing (and maybe the actual act), but the […]

Pioneer Remembered for Significant Impact on Research

By |September 25th, 2017|Access Insights, Featured|Comments Off on Pioneer Remembered for Significant Impact on Research

We spent last weekend remembering and celebrating the life of Eugene Garfield. He was the founder of the Institute for Scientific Information; creator of […]

True Taxonomists

By |September 25th, 2017|News, Taxonomy|Comments Off on True Taxonomists

Within the world of taxonomy — the branch of science concerned with classification, especially of organisms — there are prolific people, and Raymond Hoser, an […]

Share and Share Alike

By |August 11th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Share and Share Alike

Sharing of research data continues to grow, as does the requirement of data publication in some form. Over the past decade, the number of journals […]