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Friday, December 12, 2008

Influence of research assessment on publication practices

The Research Information Network has commissioned a team to study the influence of research assessment on researchers' publication and dissemination practices. (Thanks to LiquidPub.)
... The results of this work will be published in summer 2009 and will help to inform those participating in the development of the [Research Excellence Framework] about its potential impact on researchersí behaviour and on the development and take-up of new modes of scholarly communications and of research information services. ...