January 24, 2022

Draft Report: “A Grand-Challenges Based Research Agenda for Scholarly Communication and Information Science”

From the Draft Report:

Participants in the Mellon funded Grand Challenges Summit hosted at MIT in March e written a DRAFT white paper identifying selected grand challenges related to information science and scholarly communication. Your participation, comments, and contributions are needed.

The paper is available on PubPub and open for comment through October 31.


The report is organized into the following sections:

  • Introduction
  • Towards A More Inclusive, Equitable, And Sustainable Scholarly Knowledge Ecosystem Research Landscape
  • Targeted Research Questions
  • Integrating Research, Practice, And Policy
  • Appendices

Read the Complete Draft Report

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About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.