The Nelson Memo is being contested. Will the incumbents of the scholarly publishing world stand up for the Memo and fight for its funding?
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“Researchers have only so many hours in a day; if they can spend one less hour on a research article because we have implemented improved workflows and better technology, that’s one more hour they can spend on research to try to save my life, and the lives of all ALS patients.” In today’s post, Bruce Rosenblum shares his experience as a clinical trial participant and how that contributed to scholarly publications.
Guest Post — Being Research Data appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
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Thoughts on open access (OA) from the perspectives of both the publisher and library communities at the Charleston Meeting.
Some Observations from Charleston (Open Access Edition): appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
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What is the most likely scenario for implementation of the OSTP’s Nelson Memo? And what strategies will that offer for publishers?
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