Editors' Picks


A great exercise in science communication

Posted by Maryann Martone | Feb 12th 2013 | Comment

Author: Erin C. McKiernan Can you explain your scholarly activity using only the 1000 most common English words? 


More Than Just Access: Delivering on a Network-Enabled Literature

Posted by Maryann Martone | Oct 30th 2012 | 1 Comment

Author: Cameron Neylon  


Walking away from the American Chemical Society

Posted by Maryann Martone | Sep 16th 2012 | 1 Comment

Author: Jenica Rogers


The Glacial Pace of Scientific Publishing: Why It Hurts Everyone and What We Can Do To Fix It

Posted by Maryann Martone | Sep 7th 2012 | Comment

Editorial by Leslie in FASEB showing how the slow pace of scientific publishing can ruin careers and wastes valuable time and money:


Is this paper Open Access?

Posted by Maryann Martone | Aug 24th 2012 | 1 Comment

Peter Murray-Rust's blog Like the environmental "green" label, not all open access is truly open access.


Whither Science Publishing?

Posted by Maryann Martone | Aug 14th 2012 | 1 Comment


Bring On the Transparency Index

Posted by Maryann Martone | Aug 3rd 2012 | Comment

Authors: Adam Marcus  Ivan Oransky  


Another rant about academia and open source

Posted by Maryann Martone | Jul 31st 2012 | 1 Comment

Author: Sebastian Benthall