by Jonathan H. Harwell, Rollins College
Richard Price of Academia.edu is predicting that altmetrics will kill the scientific journal. Projects like Rubriq might affect them too. The Scholarly Kitchen has an interview with Rubriq’s co-founder Keith Collier about how they’re managing pre-pub peer review, “independent from journals.”
Mary Minow has some thoughts on that legislative bill on e-book pricing in Connecticut, which will get a hearing in less than 2 hours from now, by the way. Looks like the CLA is keeping up with it, so watch their page for updates.
Thanks for staying tuned!
Leah was appointed Executive Director of the Charleston Conference in 2017, and has served in various roles with the Charleston Information Group, LLC, since 2004. Prior to working for the conference, she was Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions for the College of Charleston for four years. She lives in a small town near Columbia, SC, with her husband and two kids where they raise a menagerie of farm animals.