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#ACS (American Chemical Society) supports #OpenAccess goals of #DutchUniversities


ACS and Dutch universities aim for 100% open access

The American Chemical Society’s Publications Division (ACS) and VSNU, in its role representing Dutch universities and participating research institutions, have reached an agreement whereby open access publishing arrangements will be a part of the subscription licensing contract between the US-based professional society and the Dutch institutions. 218 more words

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What Do the Authors of Sci-Hub’s Most-Downloaded Articles Think About #Sci-Hub?

Depending on whom you ask, Sci-Hub — the piracy network for academic journals — is either the Robin Hood of academic publishing or a parasite preying upon for-profit publishers. 142 more words

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#AcademicPublishing Toward a New Model by Michael Satlow

The web, we all thought, was going to transform academic publishing. At the very least, it would make research far more accessible, lowering the cost and expanding the reach of publications. 167 more words

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#Sci-Hub and #AcademicIdentity Theft: An Open Letter to University Faculty Everywhere by Rick Anderson

All of you, upon being hired at your institution, were probably assigned a network ID and password. These constitute your network identification credentials — the way in which your campus’s computer and security systems recognize you as someone with a particular set of rights to see, use, and manipulate information stored on the campus’s network. 172 more words


The 16th annual EmTech MIT - A Place of Inspiration, October 18-20, 2016, Cambridge, MA

The 16th annual EmTech MIT – A Place of Inspiration, October 18-20, 2016, Cambridge, MA

EmTech MIT Brings The Award-Winning Journalism of MIT Technology Review To Life… 512 more words

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Accessing Publisher Resources via a Mobile Device: A User’s Journey by Michael Clarke @mtclarke

  • Step 1: Google search on intermittent stem cell cycling to look for article mentioned by a colleague.
  • Step 2: Land on article at publisher website. Look at author list.
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