June 14, 2021

Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication (Vol. 1, No. 1) Debuts Online

From the Journal’s Web Site: The Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication is a quarterly, peer-reviewed open-access publication for original articles, reviews and case studies that analyze or describe the strategies, partnerships and impact of library-led digital projects, online publishing and scholarly communication initiatives. JLSC is published by Pacific University Library. Pacific University (Oregon) is […]

Now Available: Summary of Stanford Libraries “Rethinking the Future of Scientific Communication” Colloquium

On March 8-9, 2012, The Stanford Libraries hosted “The Future of Scientific Communication” colloquium. A summary (including list of participants) is now available online. Topics Discussed Included: + Web-Based Annotation + Scholarly Overload + Linked Data + Discovery + Peer-Review Bias + Much Much More! Direct to Summary (7 pages; PDF)

Research Paper: "How the Scientific Community Reacts to Newly Submitted Preprints: Article Downloads, Twitter Mentions, and Citations"

New via arXiv. Title How the Scientific Community Reacts to Newly Submitted Preprints: Article Downloads, Twitter Mentions, and Citations Authors Xin Shuai, Indiana University Alberto Pepe, Harvard University Johan Bollen, Indiana University Source arXiv Abstract We analyze the online response of the scientific community to the preprint publication of scholarly articles. We employ a cohort […]

Recently Released: Report on Integration of Data and Publications

by Susan Reilly Wouter Schallier Sabine Schrimpf Eefke Smit Max Wilkinson Source: Opportunities for Data Exchange Abstract Scholarly communication is the foundation of modern research where empirical evidence is interpreted and communicated as published hypothesis driven research. Many current and recent reports highlight the impact of advancing technology on modern research and consequences this has […]