Revisiting a post from 2019 in light of the acquisition of protocols.io by Springer Nature. As community-owned and -led efforts to build scholarly communications infrastructure gain momentum, what can be done to help them achieve long term sustainability?
Revisiting — Building for the Long Term: Why Business Strategies are Needed for Community-Owned Infrastructure appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
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Libraries continue to sign Transformative Agreements while becoming increasingly convinced that they do not represent the desired transformation. Peter Barr explains why this happens.
Guest Post — Why Are UK Libraries Signing a Springer-Nature Deal They Don’t Seem to Like? appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
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Robert Harington talks to Steven Inchcoombe, Chief Publishing Officer for Springer Nature in this new series of perspectives from some of Publishing’s leaders across the non-profit and profit sectors of our industry.
Chefs de Cuisine: Perspectives from Publishing’s Top Table — Steven Inchcoombe appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
Posted in Academic publishing, Careers, Chef de Cuisine, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility, Experimentation, innovation, Open Access, openaccess, publishing careers, research, Springer Nature, SSP, Steven Inchcoombe, World of Tomorrow |
In today’s post, Alice Meadows talks to Laura Feetham of IOP Publishing about their work to improve peer review quality in the physical sciences through their ongoing peer review excellence program.
How One Society Is Supporting Peer Review Excellence in their Community: An Interview with Laura Feetham of IOP Publishing appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
Posted in ACS, education, elsevier, ethics, IOP Publishing, openaccess, Peer review, peer review training, publication ethics, research, Sense About Science, Springer Nature, Wiley