What constitutes peer review of a data set? The post What Constitutes Peer Review of Data? A Survey of Peer Review Guidelines appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
Robert Harington attempts to help you think through how to develop a strategy for succession planning, recognizing that in today’s world, people just don’t stay at their jobs as long as they used to. The post Succession Planning appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
A new survey provides an updated view of how and why researchers are using scholarly collaboration networks. Charlie Rapple shares key findings. The post Updated Figures on the Scale and Nature of Researchers’ Use of Scholarly Collaboration Networks appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
The open access megajournal is a proven success, but its future may lie in the hands of commercial entities. The post Scientific Reports Overtakes PLOS ONE As Largest Megajournal appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
Data makes content discoverable, aids in decision-making, enriches product development, etc., but what data are most critical to success? The post Ask The Chefs: What Is The Most Important Data For A Publisher To Capture? appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
Yesterday, Ithaka S+R published findings from our triennial survey of library deans and directors at academic institutions in the United States. The report examines the strategic directions of academic libraries as well as their staffing and spending plans for the coming years. The pivot towards new research, teaching, and learning services, and towards distinctive collections,…
The information war requires changes -- new research priorities, new personal and professional boundaries, higher editorial hurdles, and a hardened infrastructure. The post Publishing in a Time of Information Warfare — A Wakeup Call appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
After deleting his predatory publishing list, librarian Jeffrey Beall reemerges into the spotlight with a self-published book about art forgeries. The post The Art of the Beall appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden walks us through this year's entrants into the National Recording Registry. The post Sound Savings: The Library of Congress’ National Recording Registry appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
A newly founded scholarly society brings a fresh perspective and offers some useful lessons for engaging the public and researchers alike. The post A New Scholarly Society is Doing the Urgent Work of the Past appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.