An interview with Jason Lorgan, executive director of campus stores at @UCDavis, about the university’s innovative new textbook-affordability program.
In a world of face-paced constant change, individual development and evolution is critical. What new skills have you developed in the past 5 years and why?
Two videos offer tips on separating the actual research done in medical studies from the often over-hyped media coverage.
High School and Undergrad student conduct research all the time, and yet student run journals can come and go. Today’s guest post highlights the STEM Fellowship, which provides a sustainable support structure for student lead journals as well as challenges to inspire research outside the box.
Are you looking forward to this year’s SSP Annual Conference? We are! This month we asked the Chefs which sessions they were planning to attend and why.
A brief review of studies linking social media and article-level performance.
Jasmine Wallace shares strategies for getting the most out of attending publishing meetings.
Guest author Rob Schlesinger encourages a rethink of the common requirement that graduate students publish their dissertations.
When a University of Utah professor grew frustrated with the slim textbook offerings available to students of Arabic, she turned to the library for help. The result was the collaborative creation of a new and radically cheaper text — that got much higher ratings from students than the old one had. How did we do it?
It’s Friday — take a break with this glorious high school stage production of a famous science fiction movie.
Your desk is covered with brochures about getting new skills to meet growing needs, and course offerings for continuing education credits. Your inbox is filled with notices about meetings and webinars. How do you decide which is worth your time?
If you’re a scholarly and scientific author and you think the open access movement is irrelevant to your interests, think again.
NISO and NFAIS announced a planned merger yesterday, designed to better serve their members during a time of rapid change.
LEGO is increasingly being used in teaching and research. Here are some fun examples of how and why it can be useful.
Highlighting a sampling of posts by authors from around the globe to help raise awareness of the communication needs and concerns of the international scholarly community.