Famed detective Sherlock Holmes does his best to help his friend Dr. Watson figure out how best to comply with the requirements of Plan S.
In this article, Robert Harington implores Plan S leaders and funders to take researcher needs to heart.
Happy New Year! Does it feel like everything is happening at once? Welcome to The Great Acceleration.
What do we mean by “branding”? Ten quick tips.
Meet our newest Chef, Jasmine Wallace.
Over 1,400 researchers signed an open letter expressing concern about Plan S. Then Twitter came for them — and, more particularly, for the woman who organized the letter.
Code Ocean’s Pierre Montagano talks about expanding our concept of what the research article can offer.
Who has the most power to take choice away from authors?
What is reading, and what is happening to reading? These are critical questions for researchers, data analysts, editors, publishers, librarians — in short, for scholarly communications.
Anita de Waard takes a deep dive into the language of science, and offers examples of what we can learn from other types of communication.
In this interview Robert Harington asks Melinda Baldwin to talk about her recent article in Isis, entitled “Scientific Autonomy, Public Accountability, and the Rise of “Peer Review” in the Cold War United States”, and to provide some more personal views on peer review topics of the moment.
Chris Smith discusses recent research on academic writing strategies. Is “Write Daily” the only way to succeed?
Thus the defining property of traditional publishing is editorial selection. That is what publishing is about.
In advance of Peer Review week, what are your ideas for ensuring diversity in peer review? Come see what the Chefs had to say and add your ideas to the conversation!
An interview with Marshall Poe, editor-in-chief of the New Books Network, a rapidly growing platform for podcasts about scholarly works.