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UTA libraries - Librarian vs. Stereotype : Scholarly Communication

  • arXiv e-Print Archive (US) - open access to over 500,000 e-prints in physics, mathematics, non-linear science, computer science, quantitative biology and statistics
  • Dr Abel Scribe PhD (US), Student's Guides to Research Writing and Style - free guides to formatting and documenting research papers in AMA, APA, ASA, CBE, Chicago, and MLA style, focus on preparing papers for classes, seminars, and conferences

  • Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) (UK) - main govt agency for funding research & training in engineering & physical sciences, investing in a broad range of subjects from (maths to materials science, IT to structural engineering): Connecting with Business, Funding for Researchers, International Activity, Postgraduate Training, Public Engagement, Research Highlights, Events

  • European Commission (CORDIS) - Gateway to European Research and Development: News, Funding, Results, Themes, Go local, Look it up, Interact

  • Grantwriters.com (US) - Source For Grant Writing Tools, free info on grant writing world: bookstore, training, services
  • IngentaConnect (US) - hosts scholarly books and journals from a range of different publishers, Millions of articles chapters and reports available, full text by pay-per-view or by subscription: for (publishers, researchers, librarians), labs, blog

  • JANET (UK) - network dedicated to the needs of education and research in the UK, connects the UK’s education and research organisations to each other & rest of the world, includes a separate network available for experimental activities in network development: Technologies, Services, News, Events, Developments, Company, Communities, Training, Partnership

  • JSTOR (US), Trusted Archives for Scholarship - not–for–profit organization dedicated to helping scholarly community discover, use, and build upon range of intellectual content in a trusted digital archive, aims to preserve a record of scholarship & advance research and teaching in cost–effective ways: search, browse, participate, resources

  • Kansas University (US) Medical Center, Effective Presentations - online tutorial series: developing an effective oral presentation, designing effective visual aids for presentations, creating an effective poster presentation: links
  • Open Access Scholarly Information Sourcebook (OASIS) - authoritative ‘sourcebook’ on Open Access covering the concept, principles, advantages, approaches and means to achieving it, highlights developments and initiatives from around the world, additional resources and case studies: Researchers, Librarians, Publishers, Administrators, Public, Students

    André Brown gives us his perspective on access to research papers and how open access can significantly increase the efficiency of his work.

  • Research Councils UK - strategic partnership of the UK's 7 Research Councils: research, innovation, research careers, international, science in society, news
  • Society for Scholarly Publishing (US) -nonprofit organization promotes communication among all sectors of the scholarly publication community through networking, information dissemination, facilitation of new developments: events, news, jobs, professional development, publications & links, member center, services directory

  • Stanford University (US), Copyright & Fair Use - Primary Materials, Overview & Resources, Charts & Tools, Libraries & Education, Commentary, Current, Copyright Overview, FAQs, Fair Use, Public Domain, Introduction to Permissions Process, Website Permissions, Academic and Educational Permissions, Releases, Copyright Research

  • UKRO, UK Research Office (UK) - information and advice service on European Union funding for research and higher education, mission to promote effective UK participation in EU-funded research programmes, higher education programmes and other related activities: subscriber services, european RTD insight, UK Marie Curie NCP helpdesk
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