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.
A look at bioluminescent creatures of the deep. The post Underwater Fireworks via Bioluminescence appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
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 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.
The recent attempt by China to censor scholarship points to a growing set of challenges in information dissemination. Blaming the publisher obscures these issues. The post The Walls Around Us — Why Cambridge University Press’ Predicament Demands Attention appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
Use of printed books in large North American research libraries is falling even faster than we think. The post Less Than Meets the Eye: Print Book Use Is Falling Faster in Research Libraries appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
Finally something important an ebook can do! The post Hypnotically Animated Textbook Covers appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.
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.
Is access to the research paper really the same thing as access to the research results themselves? What about patents on publicly funded research? Revisiting a 2013 post to re-examine these questions. The post Revisiting: Is Access to the Research Paper the Same Thing as Access to the Research “Results”? appeared first on The Scholarly…
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.