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Call for Nominations: Dryad Scientific Advisory Committee

Posted by | Oct 14th 2020 | Comment

Crossposted from the Dryad Blog Dryad was founded over a decade ago by researchers who called for an open, accessible home for research data to be curated, archived and published. Since its founding...


See The Future - Enago's virtual conference 2020

Posted by Tracy Teal | Oct 13th 2020 | Comment

See The Future Conference 2020 is an insight into the future of research and publication. The conference will open with a keynote by Nobel Laureate Sir Richard J. Roberts followed by sessions by...


Call for nominations to the 2020 - 2021 FORCE11 Board of Directors

Posted by Robert Smith | Oct 12th 2020 | Comment

Please consider nominating yourself or a colleague to the FORCE11 Board. FORCE11 is a community that works toward change in scholarly communications – we are people from different positions,...


7 Proven Strategies to Proofread Effectively

Author: Enago | Publication Date: October 7, 2020

Posted by John Chodacki | Oct 7th 2020 | Comment

Here are 7 proven strategies to ensure your writing is error-free & ready to be published for the global audience.


Open Transparent Science Survey

Author: kornbrot | Publication Date: October 6, 2020

Posted by Robert Smith | Oct 6th 2020 | Comment

OpenScienceSurvey Appeal for views on the pros and cons of Open Science. Completion of  a brief survey, 5 - 10 minutes, would be greatly appreciated. Link to survey The survey covers responsibility...


Effective Data Practices: new recommendations to support an open research ecosystem

Posted by Diana Kornbrot | Sep 29th 2020 | Comment

Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is pleased to announce the release of a new report written with our partners at the Califronia Ditial Library (CDL), the Association of American Universities (...


Introducing the Initiative for Open Abstracts (I4OA)

Posted by Cynthia Vitale | Sep 29th 2020 | Comment

Last week the Initiative for Open Abstracts (I4OA) was launched: https://i4oa.org. This initiative is a collaboration between scholarly publishers, infrastructure organizations, librarians,...


Passenger Pigeon Manifesto

Author: Adam Harangozó | Publication Date: September 14, 2020

Posted by Bianca Kramer | Sep 14th 2020 | Comment

Signed by a large number of professionals, the Passenger Pigeon Manifesto is a call to public galleries, libraries, archives, and museums to liberate our cultural heritage. Read the manifesto here:...


Register Now for Open Source Community Call - Sept 2020

Posted by Adam Harangozó | Sep 8th 2020 | Comment

Join the Open Source Community Call co-hosted by FORCE11, Dryad, and eLife on September 29th, 3pm UTC (8am PDT, 11am EDT, 4pm BST) Innovators share the latest updates and opportunities in the open...


THE ISSUES OF CULTURAL DIVERSITY IN COMMUNICATION

Author: Ekaterine Lomia | Publication Date:

Posted by John Chodacki | Aug 22nd 2020 | Comment

The present article is related with the issues of cultural diversity in communication. The challenges of the 21st century enable the societies to interact with one another on a more frequent basis...