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2018 Data Harmony Users Group (DHUG) Keynote Announced

The 13th annual Data Harmony Users Group (DHUG) meeting is just around the corner. The keynote speaker for Wednesday, February 7th is Martin Klein, Scientist in […]

Open Access to Research

By |January 25th, 2018|News, reference|Comments Off on Open Access to Research

Academic publishers should take note of a recent report from Springer Nature that shows there is a tangible benefit to publishing academic books using immediate […]

Data Scientists and Machine Learning Roles

By |January 22nd, 2018|News, semantic, Technology|Comments Off on Data Scientists and Machine Learning Roles

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are the golden children in technology for the coming years. What role are data scientists playing in this? This interesting […]

Making It Easier to Share

By |December 12th, 2017|News, Technology|Comments Off on Making It Easier to Share

Scholarly sharing is the foundation upon which a collective body of knowledge grows. Technology has definitely improved the speed and ease of sharing, but […]

Learning New Ways to Learn

By |December 8th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Learning New Ways to Learn

Digital humanities sounds like an oxymoron at first glance, but the term has been floating around for over a decade and still a precise definition […]

Words Reveal Much

By |November 24th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Words Reveal Much

Words matter. They reveal who you are and reflect your character. Every child has heard the rhyme, “Sticks and stones may break my bones
But […]

Collaboration Seeks to Improve Research

By |November 13th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Collaboration Seeks to Improve Research

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 […]