Research Impact: We need negative metrics too

Research Impact: We need negative metrics too

Date: May 23, 2013
Creator: Holbrook, J. Britt; Barr, Kelli R. & Brown, Keith Wayne
Description: This article discusses research impact. The authors look at different ways to indicate the impact of their activities and argue that researchers can generate a more complete account of their impact by including seemingly negative indicators - such as confrontations with important people or legal action - as well as those that seem positive.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Open Access: A New Paradigm for Knowledge Creation, Dissemination, and Access

Open Access: A New Paradigm for Knowledge Creation, Dissemination, and Access

Date: April 28, 2009
Creator: Moen, William E. & Hartman, Cathy Nelson
Description: Paper discussing open access as a new paradigm for knowledge creation, dissemination, and access. Abstract: The notion of open access to scholarly information is not new. In recent years, however, it has taken on prominence within the broader context of scholarly work, communication, and publishing. This brief paper intends to highlight and clarify key aspects of open access to assist UNTs initial discussions of the utility of open access for UNT researchers and scholars.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
Does open access really threaten peer review?

Does open access really threaten peer review?

Date: January 11, 2012
Creator: Holbrook, J. Britt
Description: In this paper, the author discusses whether open access threatens peer review, as implied by the Association of American Publishers in their endorsement of the Research Works Act. The author suggests that we need to experiment with new models of peer evaluation.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Design/ed/ing Contexts for Digital Humanities Publishing

Design/ed/ing Contexts for Digital Humanities Publishing

Date: September 20, 2013
Creator: Tober, Brad
Description: Presentation for the Digital Frontiers 2013 Conference. In this presentation, the author discusses elements of good design for digital humanities publishing.
Contributing Partner: UNT Digital Scholarship Cooperative (DiSCo)
Book Reviews in an Electronic Age

Book Reviews in an Electronic Age

Date: August 2012
Creator: Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler; Heil, Kathy & Wiest, Natalie H., 1948-
Description: Poster presented at the 2012 IAMSLIC Annual Conference. This poster discusses research on book reviews in marine and aquatic journals to gain insight into the characteristics of the reviews and their value to librarians and research.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Bibliography for "Encouraging Research and Publication among Academic Librarians"

Bibliography for "Encouraging Research and Publication among Academic Librarians"

Date: June 2013
Creator: Sassen, Catherine
Description: This bibliography accompanies a presentation for the 2013 Library Management Institute Summer Conference. This bibliography contains citations for information related to encouraging research and publication among academic librarians.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Library Publishing Coalition Project

The Library Publishing Coalition Project

Date: December 2012
Creator: Halbert, Martin; Keralis, Spencer D. C.; Speer, Julie; Skinner, Katherine & Walters, Tyler
Description: Presentation for the 2012 CNI Fall Meeting. This presentation discusses the Library Publishing Coalition Project.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Building a Better Librarian: Why Your Work As A Librarian Begins LONG Before Your Graduate Program

Building a Better Librarian: Why Your Work As A Librarian Begins LONG Before Your Graduate Program

Date: July 2012
Creator: Jacobs, Courtney E.
Description: This articles discusses why ones work as a librarian begins long before their graduate program.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries