To promote effective sharing, we must create an enduring link between the people who generate data and its future uses, urge Heather H. Pierce and colleagues.
Chris BanksCreate link between #data creators and subsequent reuse. A “system for leveraging existing initiatives and infrastructure to track the use, reuse and impact of scientific data through the consistent adoption of unique identifiers”
Margaret Heffernan, author and CEO of three technology companies, argues that the need to integrate men and women, scientists and people from other disciplin...
Chris BanksIn case you missed the @M_Heffernan@imperialcollege #AthenaLecture19, 'tis online. Rich food for thought for those seeking to assemble and motivate teams but more broadly, a commentary on #ethics, #leadership, #values, & #diversity. So much resonated.
The group of students have developed new manufacturing processes to transform lobster shell waste into biodegradable, recyclable bioplastic.
Chris BanksDippy, Vaccy & Sheety may sound like the 8th, 9th & 10th dwarfs but are in fact brilliant joint @imperialcollege@RCA student inventions for new manufacturing processes to transform lobster shell waste into #biodegradable, #recyclable bioplastic.
Asked by THE why taxpayers should not be able to immediately see the results of research they financed, Kelvin Droegemeier answered: ‘They maybe should’
Chris BanksThe USA are in the perfect position to join #cOAlitionS now that the revised #Plan_S guidelines have clarified the self-archiving position: with their well-established #OA model policy they do NOT have to restrict publication choice
Chris Banks@lisalibrarian@weequipped I would view ResearchGate differently: academics putting their own stuff there despite having ceded rights to publishers. Indeed if #copyright remains with academics the RG and Academia.edu can flourish.