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NISO Publishes Primer on Research Data Management, First in a New Series of Primer Publications

The National Information Standards Organization (NISO) has launched a new Primer Series on information management technology issues with the publication of the first primer on the topic of Research Data Management. 50 more words

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Learning Object Repositories: The Photodentro "forest"

It was just the other day that I got into a conversation with a close friend of a different profession and at some point during our talk, he asked “do you feel that you do something worth doing in your professional life”? 738 more words

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How many Open Access policies are there worldwide?

Do you need to know who has Open Access policies across the World?  Then you can make use of the following two links to find out more. 67 more words

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Aligning publishing technology with the funder view of impact

There are few topics in digital publishing that cause so much debate as that of research impact. A lot of this debate – within the publishing world, at least – has tended to focus on ways of improving (or improving on) existing mechanisms. 150 more words

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Finding New Resources: Internet Archive and Project Gutenburg

Hey Guys,

Sorry I’ve been MIA for the last little bit. School has been taking up quite a bit of my time.

I have however had a chance to check out some new resource. 93 more words

Finding New Resources

New OECD report on intellectual property

The OECD has released a new report entitled Enquiries Into Intellectual Property’s Economic Impact. The report is part of Phase 2 of their project on New Sources of Growth: Knowledge-Based Capital. 45 more words

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The need for ‘Diamond Engagement’ around open access to high quality research output

Recommendations from Science Europe’s Scientific Committee for the Social Science.

This paper advocates for a co-ordinated cultural shift in their engagement with access to resources in order to make peer-reviewed articles available to a wider audience. 127 more words

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