Data and Open Access Parasites: NEJM is at it again

peter.suber's bookmarks 2019-03-25


"In 2016, the New England Journal of Medicine published an editorial against data sharing in research, calling those who re-analyze published data, “parasites”. Yesterday, the journal published another editorial in a similar vein, but this time against open access. I don’t have time to rebut each pernicious editorial attacking open access, but this one is high profile and is currently gleefully being shared by opponents of open access (for example, here is a VP from Elsevier promoting it)...."



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Tags: oa.nejm oa.objections oa.debates oa.costs oa.citations oa.benefits oa.authors oa.fud

Date tagged:

03/25/2019, 16:32

Date published:

03/25/2019, 12:32