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Web Link File Importing (Server)

How to create a Server link.

  1. Create a .cxpt file.
  2. Upload the .cxpt file your server or a server in which the file can exists based on below examples.
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My thoughts on #OpenAccess and libraries

Recently I posted about the plight of Diego Gomez who is facing trial for the crime of sharing knowledge. Gomez, of course, is not the first victim of heavy-handed attempts to stifle the sharing of knowledge through the misuse of copyright law and licence agreements, as the case of… 913 more words


Introducing The One Repo

You know what’s wrong with scholarly publishing?

Wait, scrub that question. We’ll be here all day. Let me jump straight to the chase and tell you the… 485 more words

Open Access

How can universities increase Green Open Access? Article deposit rates soar after direct solicitation from library.

Universities have struggled to increase article deposit rates for their institutional repositories. Regardless of citation benefits and top-down mandates, getting faculty to adjust publishing workflows does not happen overnight. 28 more words

Open Access

Web Link File Importing

Creating a web link for downloading and importing sources into CSources2.

➣(Creating .cxpt link file):

  1. Using CSources2, use Send Friend and email yourself a list of sources that you want to share via a web link.
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Moving on and looking back

After six and a half years at my current workplace, I’m making a change and moving into health librarianship/knowledge management for the local NHS hospitals trust. 498 more words


Two proposals for incentivizing data archiving

Recently, I came across an interesting study from 2009, the content of which is not relevant here. However, I was not convinced by some of the statistical analyses and decided to ask the authors whether they could share the data with me. 506 more words