Monthly Archives: September 2010

Open Access Repositories – What are Repositories?

Repository (publishing), real or virtual facility for the deposit of academic publications such as academic journal articles http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Repository. Having your work stored in a safe and available location on the web, brings many benefits for Open Access contributors. The role … Continue reading

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NASA ADS

The SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System or ADS is a Digital Library portal for researchers in Astronomy and Physics, operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) under a NASA grant. It is also a fact of interest that InTech’s International Journal … Continue reading

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Why Open Access Brings Greater Dissemination of the Scientific Results

The goal of scientific and scholarly publication is to record research activity in a timely fashion, so that other members in the research community can be up-to-date with current research development. Not so long ago, the printed journals were the … Continue reading

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HighWire Press – Stanford University

HighWire Press is a partner to independent scholarly publishers, societies, associations, and university presses and it facilitates the digital dissemination of 1396 journals, reference works, books, and proceedings. Located in Palo Alto, California, HighWire is a division of the Stanford … Continue reading

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The Loom – blog magazine

With The Loom we open the series of popular science blogs we like. Even though we are into “serious” scientific publishing, every once in a while we like to check out more popular blogs about science. Carl Zimmer is a … Continue reading

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