LinkedIn: The Beginner's Guide Update: This post was updated October 2013 to reflect current statistics and tools. LinkedIn is considered the non-sexy, sleeping giant of social networks. It keeps a low profile, perhaps due to the professional nature of its users. Nonetheless, LinkedIn continues to exert a powerful influence on connected job seekers, brands, recruiters and industries. SPARC Author Addendum Your Work. Your Rights. When you decide to publish an article in a peer-reviewed journal, you own the full copyrights to that article. If you publish in an open access journal, you retain your full copyrights. However, if you choose to publish in a traditional subscription access journal, you will be required to sign a form transferring some – or all – of your copyrights to that publisher.
Menage a Quoi? Optimal Number of Peer Reviewers Abstract Peer review represents the primary mechanism used by funding agencies to allocate financial support and by journals to select manuscripts for publication, yet recent Cochrane reviews determined literature on peer review best practice is sparse. Key to improving the process are reduction of inherent vulnerability to high degree of randomness and, from an economic perspective, limiting both the substantial indirect costs related to reviewer time invested and direct administrative costs to funding agencies, publishers and research institutions. Use of additional reviewers per application may increase reliability and decision consistency, but adds to overall cost and burden. The optimal number of reviewers per application, while not known, is thought to vary with accuracy of judges or evaluation methods. Citation: Snell RR (2015) Menage a Quoi?
The Best 8 Project Management Apps Project management doesn’t need to be a complicated thing, not if you have apps that make things a whole lot simpler. When you have project management apps, you can take care of your team, tasks and deadlines, without even being in the office. You don’t even have to spend a lot of money to get most of the apps you might need. Here are our top picks. 1. European Commission The European Commission took a big step towards open science in Europe. All projects receiving Horizon 2020 funding will have the obligation to make sure any peer reviewed journal article they publish is openly accessible, free of charge. The open access policy is summarized in a brief factsheet. For the details on open access applicable to beneficiaries in projects funded under Horizon 2020, please see the Guidelines on Open Access to Scientific Publications and Research Data. Horizon 2020 has a limited pilot action on open access to research data. Participating projects will be required to develop a Data Management Plan (DMP) (see the Guidelines on Data Management), in which they will specify what data will be open.
Digital Object Identifier System FAQs These "Frequently Asked Questions" about the DOI system and DOI® names are not meant to take the place of the fuller information available in the DOI Handbook; where possible, we provide pointers to the relevant section of the handbook. If you have a question that you think should be added to this list, or is not satisfactorily answered, please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. See also the DOI Handbook, Glossary of Terms, for definitions of related terms, and the Handle System® FAQs to learn about the underlying handle resolution technology. 1.
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Handle.Net Registry Individuals or organizations who wish to provide identifier and/or resolution services using the Handle.Net® technology and software may request one or more prefixes from the Handle.Net Registry, and register to become a local handle service provider. Local handle service providers will be deemed to have already entered into, signed and agreed to be bound by the Handle.Net Public License Agreement (ver. 1) for the software. Before registering, please read the Handle.Net Registry Service Agreement (ver. 1), including the Handle.Net Registry Policies & Procedures which are incorporated by reference into the Service Agreement. Use the Prefix Registration Form to request new prefixes or to pay the annual service fee for previously allotted prefixes. Registering is a three step process:
Top 40 Ways to Take Notes Online Regular note-taking is one of the most productive habits a person can practice. The ability to take notes online and access them anytime, from any location is priceless. Over the last few years, I have personally tested nearly 100 different ways to do this. Some of these note-taking systems are worth mentioning, and some are worth forgetting. Here are the systems worth mentioning… a list of 40 useful online note-taking techniques LEARN: LEaders Activating Research Networks. Research Data Management Policy/Data Management Plans LEARN Project is an ongoing project (2015-06-01 to 2017-05-31) funded under Horizon 2020. LEARN aims to implement the LERU Research Data Roadmap and Toolkit to raise awareness of Research Data Management and Policy issues to institutions. LEARN encourages you to take part in Research Data Management Readiness survey! “The production of data is expanding at an astonishing rate: experts now point to an 4300% increase in annual data generation by 2020”(LEARN: Goals, Impact And Expected Results).In the age of the data deluge digital technology enables us to store petabytes of data and to make that available for sharing as open data.Managing research data has become one the contemporary challenges for research institutions while data sharing has the potential to dynamically transform the way that researchers work as it avoids costly duplication in the collecting of data and enables global research collaborations which otherwise would not be possible. Last but not least. Save the date!
PURL Help Contents 1. Overview of PURLs PURLs are Persistent Uniform Resource Locators (URLs).