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Database Marketing and the Tragedy of the Commons
June 13, 2017 at 5:30 am

Database marketing opens up large business opportunities, but only if the data is used with restraint. The post Database Marketing and the Tragedy of the Commons appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Ask The Librarians: What Did You Learn At This Year’s SSP Annual Meeting?
June 12, 2017 at 5:30 am

In what is becoming our annual tradition, we asked the Chefs, then the Fellows, and now the Librarians: What Did You Learn At This Year’s SSP Annual Meeting? Come see what they said! The post Ask The Librarians: What Did You Learn At This Year’s SSP Annual Meeting? appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Ask The Chefs: What Did You Learn At This Year’s SSP Annual Meeting?
June 8, 2017 at 5:30 am

This year's SSP Annual Meeting was a record-breaker. Come see what the Chefs learned at the meeting and tell us what you learned, if you were there in person or virtually! The post Ask The Chefs: What Did You Learn At This Year’s SSP Annual Meeting? appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Do You Know About Yewno?
June 7, 2017 at 5:30 am

A growing number of scholarly communications tools and services are using artificial intelligence. Find out more about one such tool, Yewno, in this interview with their co-founder and Chief Business Development & Strategy Officer, Ruth Pickering. The post Do You Know About Yewno? appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Are Open Access Journals Immune from Piracy?
June 6, 2017 at 5:30 am

There is little doubt that piracy of subscription or member-only access content is damaging to publishers and societies. Does the same hold true for open access journals? Angela Cochran explores some of the dangers piracy poses to open access content. The post Are Open Access Journals Immune from Piracy? appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Reverse Engineering JCR’s Self-Citation and Citation Stacking Thresholds
June 5, 2017 at 5:30 am

Now we know how suppression decisions are made, should metrics companies suppress titles at all or simply make the underlying data more transparent? The post Reverse Engineering JCR’s Self-Citation and Citation Stacking Thresholds appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Diamond Open Access, Societies and Mission
June 1, 2017 at 5:30 am

In this article Robert Harington suggests that some society journal publishers may wish to consider moving their journal program to a Diamond open access (OA) model. Nice idea right, but easier said than done. The post Diamond Open Access, Societies and Mission appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.