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The Ebook R/Evolution – Not as Easy as It Seems
April 24, 2017 at 5:30 am

The "ebook revolution" in scholarly publishing has behaved more like an evolution. Are we reaching a key inflection point where users are central to our innovations? The post The Ebook R/Evolution – Not as Easy as It Seems appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Updating Your Email Alerts from The Scholarly Kitchen
April 23, 2017 at 5:30 am

Make sure you're getting the latest email alerts about posts from The Scholarly Kitchen. The post Updating Your Email Alerts from The Scholarly Kitchen appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Envisioning Chemistry
April 21, 2017 at 5:30 am

Short films show the beauty of chemical reactions. The post Envisioning Chemistry appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

It Takes a Village: One Year of Journals Requiring ORCID iDs
April 20, 2017 at 5:30 am

Getting researcher buy-in to new tools and systems can be challenging - even when those tools are intended to help free them of administrative burden. A community approach, such as the publisher-led initiative to require ORCID iDs for authors, can be very effective. The post It Takes a Village: One Year of Journals Requiring ORCID…

The Stars Are Aligning for Preprints
April 18, 2017 at 5:30 am

An overview of recent events and the current state of preprints in the scholarly communications landscape. The post The Stars Are Aligning for Preprints appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Spring Break
April 13, 2017 at 5:30 am

Spring has sprung, and we're taking a few days off. The post Spring Break appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Four Ways of Rationalizing Infringement: or, How to Defend a Pirate
April 12, 2017 at 5:30 am

It may seem as if it would be difficult to defend or justify a blatant piracy operation like Sci-Hub. But it can be done, if you’re willing to overlook certain facts and advance certain tenuous moral arguments. The post Four Ways of Rationalizing Infringement: or, How to Defend a Pirate appeared first on The Scholarly…