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The End of Summer and Musings on Nostalgia in an Age of Abundance
August 28, 2017 at 5:30 am

We're taking the last week of summer off. To hold you over, a brief book review, some rare concert footage and some musings on memory and storytelling. The post The End of Summer and Musings on Nostalgia in an Age of Abundance appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Underwater Fireworks via Bioluminescence
August 25, 2017 at 5:30 am

A look at bioluminescent creatures of the deep. The post Underwater Fireworks via Bioluminescence appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Revisiting: Why Technology Will Not Get Cheaper
August 24, 2017 at 5:30 am

Revisiting Kent Anderson's 2016 post on the ever-increasing costs of digital publishing. The post Revisiting: Why Technology Will Not Get Cheaper appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Revisiting: The Arms Race in Journals Publishing Heats Up
August 23, 2017 at 5:30 am

Revisiting Joe Esposito's 2014 piece on the competition among journal publishers to acquire the rights to professional society publications. As the marketplace continues to consolidate, these pressures have only increased. The post Revisiting: The Arms Race in Journals Publishing Heats Up appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Hypnotically Animated Textbook Covers
August 18, 2017 at 5:30 am

Finally something important an ebook can do! The post Hypnotically Animated Textbook Covers appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

MECA – A New Manuscript Exchange initiative
August 17, 2017 at 5:30 am

A new initiative has been launched to define best practices for simplifying transfer of submitted manuscripts across publishers and systems. The post MECA – A New Manuscript Exchange initiative appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Trust Falls — Are We In a New Phase of Corporate Research?
August 15, 2017 at 5:30 am

Conflicts of interest and corporate-funded research have expanded, with journals increasingly used by mega-corporations to advance their initiatives. What will this mean for scholarly publishing? The post Trust Falls — Are We In a New Phase of Corporate Research? appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.