The chasm between the scholarly record and grey literature | Research Information

peter.suber's bookmarks 2023-03-08


"In January, nine organisations timed the release of new research with the specific aim of impacting the discussions of political and business leaders at the World Economic Forum in Davos. Three of the nine, sharing findings about global risks, tax, and trust, attracted significant media attention. None of the reports are available via a publisher. They matter not just because of their impact but because they are but the tip of a growing mountain of valuable research that is being posted, not published. And, because it is posted, not published, it’s a growing mountain of vital research that’s missing from the scholarly record...."


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Tags: oa.grey oa.publishers oa.fees oa.pids oa.preservation oa.discoverability oa.benefits oa.risks

Date tagged:

03/08/2023, 08:42

Date published:

03/08/2023, 03:45