The Future of Research Communications and e-Scholarship

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Are the Crowds Really All That Wise? What the FORCE11 1k Challenge Taught us About Crowdreview

COMMENT BELOW At the 2015 Force11 conference a 1k challenge was run, inviting proposals for radically improving scholarly communication. Force11 members were then invited to vote for the best proposal, and after a bout of voting, three proposals received the highest number of votes. The winning proposal was ‘Crowdreviewing: the Sharing Economy at its Finest’, … Read more

BioSharing Survey: Help prioritize improvements to BioSharing capabilities

Dear Force11 members, BioSharing works to map the landscape of community developed content standards in the life sciences, to ensure these are informative and discoverable, monitoring their (i) development, evolution and integration; (ii) implementation and use in databases; and (iii) adoption in data policies by funders and journals. More at Recently, we asked the … Read more

Call for Feedback: ‘How to Measure the Impact of Research Data’.

We are currently seeking comments on the draft guide, 'How to Measure the Impact of Research Data'. The abstract for the guide is as follows: "This guide will help you to measure the impact of research data, whether your own or that of your department/institution. It provides an overview of the key impact measurement concepts and the services and tools … Read more