Open Access, A2K & Scholarly Communication:

New IR at Central University of Technology, Free State, SA

Directory of Open Access Institutional Repositories

A brief look at the University of Calgary Open Acces Author’s Fund

Impact of Social Sciences - How academics and their research make a difference

The academic quantified self: the role of data in building an academic professional sense of self.

How Google Has Changed Student Research


Scholarly Publishing : Impact Factors/Altmetrics:

Why Universities should care about altmetrics

Four reasons to stop caring so much about the h-index.

Impact Factors Declared Unfit for Duty

Twitter and traditional bibliometrics are separate but complementary aspects of research impact.

F1000 Prime (Article Recommendations & Rankings)

Altmetrics could enable scholarship from developing countries to receive due recognition.

Put your Money where your citations are: a proposal for a new funding system


Digital Curation:

Introduction to Digital Curation

Digital Curation Resources



IFLA Conference August 2014 – Programme & Proceedings


6th International Integrity and Plagiarism Conference

16th - 18th June 2014, The Sage Gateshead | UK