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Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box?
Technology has changed the way scholarly research is conducted and in some ways, the process has become easier and more accessible. How does this affect the rigor? Will open access be THE game changer?
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MAXIMIZING THE IMPACTS OF YOUR RESEARCH: A HANDBOOK ...

social science research is to achieve academic impact by advancing your discipline, and (where possible) by having some positive influence also on external audiences – in business, government, the media, civil society or public debate.
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NFAIS to hold workshop on delivery of information via mobile ...

NFAIS to hold workshop on delivery of information via mobile ... | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
Are scholarly and scientific publishers “rethinking” their content for these devices in order to maximise information usage and value? Are e-books ...
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FRPAA proposes public access to all federally-funded research | In ...

FRPAA proposes public access to all federally-funded research | In ... | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
A partial list of agencies FRPAA would apply to includes: the NIH, the National Science Foundation, and the Department of Health & Human Services.
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Dev8D: Workshop, Hacking the Scholarly Method: Mark MacGillivray ...

Dev8D: Workshop, Hacking the Scholarly Method: Mark MacGillivray ... | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
Technology could be used to create a platform where peers could comment on different versions of research • System could alert ... In general, I will have learnt more about tools and software that I don't know so much about.
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Primary Research Group Publishes: Survey of Scholarly Journal ...

This 106-page report examines the scholarly journal licensing and acquisition practices of academic and special libraries, highlighting trends in journal subscriptions, publishers' pricing policies, and library spending on both ...
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scholarly communications must be scalable « C.DLT

scholarly communications must be scalable « C.DLT | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
Scalability has become an absolutely necessary attribute for technological information systems today. I'm claiming that this trait is of equal importance for the ...
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Oxford Scholarly Communications Debate

Oxford Scholarly Communications Debate | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
Oxford Scholarly Communications Debate. Scholarship, publishing ... Developments in policy, practice and technology are influencing change in the dissemination of academic research publications and other products of research.
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“From E-Learning to E-Research: Guiding E-Researchers” at CO12 ...

“From E-Learning to E-Research: Guiding E-Researchers” at CO12 ... | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
We may know how to use synchronous tools, but do we know how to use them for scholarly research? While social conversation and research interviews share some characteristics, the purpose, protocol, and context are quite ...
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Dangerous Restraint — Is Censoring Science in Anyone's Best ...

Dangerous Restraint — Is Censoring Science in Anyone's Best ... | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
What's Hot & What's Cooking in Scholarly Publishing – from the Society for Scholarly Publishing ...
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Measuring total scholarly impact, beyond the cite « BioMed 2.0

Measuring total scholarly impact, beyond the cite « BioMed 2.0 | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
The new Total-Impact tool takes a series of references to someone's work (e.g. publications, Slideshare slides, URLs, Github or Mendeley accounts) and generates reports based on a wide variety of impact metrics.
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Scholarly Publishing: Purdue University Signs New One-Year, $2.9 ...

"Mullins said most publishing companies increase rates 5 to 7 percent each year, because the companies know they can...the real problem is that companies know universities like Purdue need the company and will always use them. They have hooked universities by making sure they need the resource to advance their scholarly achievements and keep up with academia."

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The Center for Digital Learning + Research at Occidental College ...

The Center for Digital Learning + Research at Occidental College ... | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
Joining a team of professionals and postdocs, our fellow will be expected to explore the scholarly implications of emergent technologies through their own continued research and teaching, and by working closely with Occidental ...
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Cambridge Digital Library - University of Cambridge

Cambridge Digital Library - University of Cambridge | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
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Improving The Future of Research Communications and e ...

Improving The Future of Research Communications and e ... | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
Evolution and Future of the Knowledge Commons: Emerging Opportunities and Challenges for Less Developed Societies http://t.co/VdP6aixv il y a 20 heures; Which alternative tools for bibliometrics in an research institute ...
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Big Ideas in the OSTP RFI Comments « The Scholarly Kitchen

Big Ideas in the OSTP RFI Comments « The Scholarly Kitchen | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
Office of Science and Technology Policy (Photo credit: justgrimes). OSTP has published the public comments on its RFI on public access to scholarly publications. There are only 375 comments, a small number as theses ...
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Users, Narcissism and Control—Tracking the Impact of Scholarly ...

Users, Narcissism and Control—Tracking the Impact of Scholarly ... | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
Here's an excerpt: This report explores the explosion of tracking tools that have accompanied the surge of web based information instruments. Is it possible to monitor 'real-time' how new research findings are being read, cited ...
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New digital publisher for the humanities announced | TeleRead ...

New digital publisher for the humanities announced | TeleRead ... | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
(Washington, D.C. and Georgetown, Texas) The Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) and the National Institute for Technology in Liberal Education (NITLE) announce the formation of Anvil Academic, ...
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Social Networks for Scientists Won't Work - Huffington Post (blog)

Social Networks for Scientists Won't Work - Huffington Post (blog) | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
Social Networks for Scientists Won't WorkHuffington Post (blog)They have names like Academia.edu, Laboratree, Mendeley, myExperiment, and Epernicus.
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jstor opens limited free access option non-subscribing scholars | Inside Higher Ed

jstor opens limited free access option non-subscribing scholars | Inside Higher Ed | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it

For a subscription-based content vault like JSTOR, the economy of the modern Web is a double-edged sword.

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Tweets, and Our Obsession with Alt Metrics « The Scholarly Kitchen

Tweets, and Our Obsession with Alt Metrics « The Scholarly Kitchen | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
Unlike an article citation — which requires an author to produce a new piece of research, have it vetted by peers, and published in a journal, which is indexed by a reputable source that tallies citations — there are very low barriers to ....
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My Venn Diagram and “Elevator Speech”

My Venn Diagram and “Elevator Speech” | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
You know what an "elevator speech"  is, right? The elevator speech is designed to concisely express one's professional interests/mission, theoretically within the amount of time it would take for ...

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Microsoft Academic Search Adds New Visualization Tools ...

Not only did the index experience major growth during the past 12 months but the Academic Research team launched a new interface and added several new tools including several that allow users to visualize data.
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Latest edition of “Scholarly Electronic Publishing” is available ...

Latest edition of “Scholarly Electronic Publishing” is available ... | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
Science & Technology Libraries 30, no. 4 (2011): Includes “Assessing the Academic Library's Role in Campus-Wide Research Data Management: A First Step at the University of Houston” and other articles.
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Trimming time in the stacks - PhysOrg.com

Trimming time in the stacks - PhysOrg.com | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
PhysOrg.comTrimming time in the stacksPhysOrg.comNow, as part of her doctoral thesis in computer science, UC Berkeley graduate student Aditi Muralidharan has developed a technology platform that she believes has the potential to transform the...
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JMIR-A Study of Innovative Features in Scholarly Open Access ...

JMIR-A Study of Innovative Features in Scholarly Open Access ... | Scholarly Research and Technology: A worthy toolbox or Pandora's box? | Scoop.it
Conclusions: The case studies illustrate how a new technology and a business model enabled by new technology can be harnessed to find new innovative ways for the organization and content of scholarly publishing.
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