Open has defined my professional career in every way imaginable: for
almost ten years now it has been the motivating force in my career, the mode in
which I work, and the subject that I research. A...
Latin America is one of the
world’s most progressive regions in terms of open access and adoption of
sustainable, cooperative models for disseminating research; models that ensure
that researchers ...
One of the most fun parts of doing quantitative research is the
exploratory analysis that often precedes a more rigorous and focused attempt at
answering a research question. At the early stages of...
- Jonathan P. Tennant
- Timothée Poisot
- M Fabiana Kubke
- François Michonneau
- Michael P. Taylor
This is an open letter concerning the recent launch of the new open access journal, Science Advances. In addition to the welcome diversification in journal choices for authors looking for open acce...
Publishing and fast food are, on the
surface, two very different industries. One sells books, the other food, and
the way they do it is very different. Fast food customers must go to
than saying that there is a whole new different method for authors to make
money, I would say that with the addition of a new landscape, they are exposed
to other ways of gaining profit. In...
the last 20 years, technology has influenced many aspects of both the
publishing and the pharmaceutical industries. Yes, these industries may be
incredibly different from each other, but the...
New technologies proliferating society is nothing new. From the
invention of the wheel to the revolution of the internet, new technologies
change and shape the existing conditions of society. Often...
we think of how technology has changed the way of living for billions of
people, one industry that adapts to the ever-growing technological world would
be the retail industry. The newspaper ma...
Digital natives, the generations that have been born since the
1980s, have grown up in a world where vacation plans are researched and
reserved online and books can be downloaded to a tablet in an ...
While the introduction
of new technology has had a very noticeable impact on the digital and print
publishing industry, most people don't notice the amount of changes that happen
in the automotive ...
Adam Van der Zwan (301206119) PUB 401 - November 9, 2015 Short Paper #2 Word Count: 1432
The Viability of Subscription-based Ebook Services
It has been speculated that there will be dramatic change...
traditional publishing model has been underperforming for small authors for
several years now as writers test out the waters of self-publishing. New models
have risen in popularity to help auth...
There are a few different ways that an
author can make money through digital publishing without actually selling their
content directly to consumers. For example authors can publish writing on
We tip cab drivers, valets, bartenders, and servers all with
little thought or consideration to this act to be anything
out of the ordinary (Benkler,2011). But what about “tipping” y...
Preprints have become a popular topic of
conversation among publishers, researchers, funders, librarians, technology
builders, and service providers. Their attention is spurring explorations into
publication industry has seen a lot of change within recent years as to how
writers and authors can earn income or receive compensation for their work.
Technological developments and evolution ...
Publishing content online has never been easier,
particularly since the rise of social media microblogging in 2008. The positive
aspects of this include inclusiveness to novice web users, who can n...