To provide support for health sciences librarians who are becoming active in this new role, MLA introduced the Ad Hoc Committee for Advocating Scholarly
Communications in 2008 to discuss scholarly
communications initiatives; it became the standing Scholarly
Communications Committee in 2012.
Altmetrics'reliance on the social web to evaluate scholarly
publications allows researchers to receive much faster feedback on the impact of their academic work.
communications is such a dynamic environment, we like to maintain a freshness and vitality to the Toolkit, noted ReSEC chair Amy Buckland, institutional repository manager at the University of Chicago.
Commons Madrid workshop included 50 invited attendees, composed to include stakeholders from across the ecosystem of scholarly
production and consumption.
Implementing a scholarly
impact outreach program holds many advantages for faculty, graduate students, and in turn, the library.
Along with time and knowledge in the lacking category, there is the factor of less mentoring, guidance, and support available to facilitate scholarly
publication among nurses who have fulfilled their degree requirements.
Davis-Kahl, a scholarly
communications librarian at Illinois Wesleyan U.
In this paper, I ask why so few open access, feminist scholarly
journals have emerged in Canada.
Moreover, by replacing originality with independent scholarly
contribution as a condition of (undergraduate) publication (and institutional support more broadly), I am not suggesting a merely terminological change.
Borgman (2000) describes scholarly
communication as "the study of how scholars in any field (e.
Sociology of Law: Visions of a Scholarly
Tradition is another important contribution to the sociology of law, offering an approachable, well-structured introduction to the field for the student, and a scholarly
, detailed survey for the specialist.
As an integral component of a comprehensive reference database, scholarly
books can add enormous value.