Scholarly Communications: A heritage from content material as King to content material as Kingmaker strains the advance of scholarly communications from the production of the 1st medical magazine during the extensive variety info providers this day. in contrast to the other e-book, this paintings is an authoritative heritage by means of the prior President of Elsevier and present Professor at new york college, which examines the altering nature of scholarly communique all through its heritage, together with its learn value in addition to its enterprise price.
It in particular covers 4 key themes:
- the worth of scholarly content material and knowledge at a number of levels of it improvement and use;
- the position that know-how has performed at the use, value, and price of scholarly info and learn communications;
- the altering company versions affecting the procedure of scholarly conversation from how it is produced to the way it is shipped and fed on; and
- some of the results of cellular, cloud, and social computing applied sciences at the way forward for scholarly communications.
Attention is paid to studying the structural adjustments that the pro publishing group now faces. Regazzi examines study content material as an financial sturdy; how expertise and company types have drastically affected the price of scholarly publishing; and the drivers of the longer term sustainability of our method of scholarly communication.
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