To understand how research articles are shared and discussed, traditional journal level metrics are not adequate. Citations take a long time to accumulate, so how else can we measure the impact and influence of research?
The evolving scholarly publishing landscape is transforming the way scientific articles are created, distributed and shared; but how have these changes affected books? In this PLOScast, Elizabeth speaks with Amy Brand, the Director of MIT Press,
Research Roundup: All science papers to be freely available by 2020 declares EUCC, Elsevier buys SSRN and more
Here is your science, academia and publishing update for this week: All scientific papers should be made freely available by 2020. This statement was declared by the EU Competitiveness Council following their recent meeting in