More Professors Say Undergraduates Need to Hone Research Abilities, Survey Finds – The Ticker – Blogs – The Chronicle of Higher Education

Reporting the results of the new Ithaka S+R US Faculty Survey: “Bottom Line: Faculty members are more willing than ever to publish their research as free and open access online, and more than half agree they would support journals trading in their traditional print edition for electronic-only editions. When it comes to undergraduate students, the professors are more concerned than ever about students’ inability to conduct research adequately.”