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50 Years in Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood
April 20, 2018 at 5:30 am

A look back at a cultural icon on the 50th anniversary of his greatest creation. The post 50 Years in Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

Ask The Chefs: What Will You Be Writing About Five Years From Now?
April 19, 2018 at 5:30 am

What will we be discussing and debating on the Scholarly Kitchen five years from now? Will scholarly communications look very different? Will there be virtually no change at all? This month we asked the Chefs: What will you be writing about five years from now? The post Ask The Chefs: What Will You Be Writing…

Paper Accepted…Unless the Letter Was Forged
April 18, 2018 at 5:30 am

A new kind of predator is taking advantage of unsuspecting authors. In this post, Angela Cochran discusses the forged acceptance letters received and what publishers can do to help authors avoid this costly and embarrassing pitfall. The post Paper Accepted…Unless the Letter Was Forged appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

A Woman’s Worth: Examining the Gender Pay Gap among UK Scholarly Publishers
April 17, 2018 at 5:30 am

It's a well-known secret that women are paid less than men -- in scholarly publishing as in other sectors -- but the UK government's recent legislation requiring organizations with more than 250 employees to publish their gender pay gap provides valuable data on just how much of a gap there is... The post A Woman’s…

A Tour of the Moon — Hey, What’s that Monolith?
April 13, 2018 at 5:30 am

NASA offers a high definition tour of the moon. But if you find a monolith, be ready to evolve. The post A Tour of the Moon — Hey, What’s that Monolith? appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.

What Is the Value of a Master’s In Publishing?
April 12, 2018 at 5:30 am

Editor’s Note: Today’s Guest Post is written by Jasmine Wallace, the Peer Review Manager at the American Society for Microbiology (ASM) in Washington, D.C.  At ASM she sets peer review priorities and helps ensure peer review practices and policies are […] The post What Is the Value of a Master’s In Publishing? appeared first on…

In Latest Sign of Its Resurgence, Clarivate Acquires Kopernio
April 10, 2018 at 5:30 am

Today, Clarivate is announcing that it recently acquired Kopernio, a startup launched last year to streamline access to scholarly content. The post In Latest Sign of Its Resurgence, Clarivate Acquires Kopernio appeared first on The Scholarly Kitchen.