News Archives - 2012

November 29, 2012
SPARC (The Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition) is pleased to announce the dates for our second biennial North American meeting on Open Access on March 2-4, 2014 in Kansas City. 
November 25, 2012
By:
Dean Olsen, The State Journal-Register
November 16, 2012
By:
Dr. Sally Rockey, Deputy Director for Extramural Research, NIH
November 15, 2012
By:
Claire Botha, Emerging Researchers Network
November 15, 2012
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Abby Clobridge, Information Today
November 14, 2012
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Sarah Wild, Business Day Live
November 13, 2012
By:
Darrell M. West, Allan A. Friedman and Walter D. Valdivia
In a paper released in conjunction with a panel discussion, Darrell West, Allan Friedman and Walter Valdivia identify promising policy ideas to encourage entrepreneurship and innovative growth in the technology industry.
November 08, 2012

Article level metrics hold the promise to help tell a much richer story about a scholars work than a single measure could ever hope to do. A panel of experts will explore what these emerging alternative metrics look like, how they work, and how they are being used. They'll also discuss both the promise and potential pitfalls of applying these measures in the research evaluation, tenure and promotion processes.

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