Blog Article for the RMSLA Website

Here is the link to the Technology Spotlight piece.


Two posts for the Networked Researcher

And, here they are.

Where is Open Access Headed? Follow the Money

Archived at

The intro begins with “It is clear that major research funders (such as the National Institutes of Heath in the United states and the Wellcome Trust in the UK) have a large stake in the publication process. They are starting to highly recommend (or require) to the researchers who they fund where they should publish their work.”

The Role of Trust in the Open Access Ecosystem

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“The now famous Finch Report, Accessibility, Sustainability, Excellence: How to Expand Access to Research Publications,’ talked about issues of trust in several sections.”

I have an ORCID number

ORCID provides a persistent digital identifier that distinguishes you from every other researcher and, through integration in key research workflows such as manuscript and grant submission, supports automated linkages between you and your professional activities ensuring that your work is recognized.”

My number is 0000-0001-6227-8815

I don’t have many articles and presentations listed here yet.  I will add in more over time.