Community Publications


RRIDs, a product of FORCE11 seem to improve the scientific literature

Posted by Anita Bandrowski | Jan 29th 2019 | Comment

Research Resource Identifiers (RRIDs) are short, alphanumeric tags for antibodies, model organisms, cell lines, and tools (such as software and databases) that are typically used in the methods...


A Data Citation Roadmap for Scholarly Data Repositories now out in BioRXiv

Posted by Stephanie Hagstrom | Jan 2nd 2017 | Comment

A Data Citation Roadmap for Scholarly Data Repositories now out in BioRXiv.  https://doi.org/10.1101/097196  


Software Citation Principles (Published 2016)

Posted May 3rd 2016 | 1 Comment

This paper has been published in PeerJ Computer Science. Please cite it as: Smith AM, Katz DS, Niemeyer KE, FORCE11 Software Citation Working Group. (2016) Software Citation Principles...


May the FORCE11 be with the research parasites

Posted by Melissa Haendel | Jan 30th 2016 | 3 Comments

As the chair of rapidly approaching Force16, it is time to reflect, examine the tea leaves and ponder the future. Further, the recent NEJM editorial made me MAD.  A little about my FORCE11 history...


FORCE11: Building the Future for Research Communications and e-Scholarship

Posted by Maryann Martone | Aug 11th 2015 | Comment

Visit any science library: Where once you would have seen racks and racks full of journals, you now see empty space. This is not evidence of decline. As we celebrate the 350th anniversary of the...


Mission and Guiding Principles

Posted May 22nd 2015

Mission The mission of FORCE11 is to improve research practices by supporting innovations in the ways knowledge is created and shared across research disciplines, communities, sectors and timeframes...


FORCE11 Endorsement Policy

Posted by FORCE11 Admin | May 12th 2015

Force11 is a common ground for all interested in the Future of Research Communication. Members and sponsors of Force11 include commercial and non-profit publishers, libraries, scholarly societies,...


FORCE11 Manifesto

Posted May 11th 2015 | 1 Comment

Go to the discussion area   THIS DOCUMENT IS A PART OF THE FORCE11 HISTORICAL ARCHIVES   Improving Future Research Communication and e-Scholarship Editors: Phil E. Bournea, Tim Clarkb,...