Cookies?
Library Header Image
LSE Research Online LSE Library Services

The scholarly commons must be developed on public standards

Brembs, Björn and Geltner, Guy (2018) The scholarly commons must be developed on public standards. Impact of Social Sciences Blog (15 Jan 2018). Website.

[img]
Preview
Text - Published Version
Download (73kB) | Preview

Abstract

Access to scholarship is becoming ever more dependent on one's (or one's institution's) financial means. Björn Brembs and Guy Geltner argue that one solution to these growing problems is for scholarship to have open, public standards; both for its Web 1.0 tasks, like reading, writing, and citing, but also, crucially, for its Web 2.0 functionalities too. Scholarship is a social endeavour and open, public standards would allow scholars to share, discuss, and reuse knowledge efficiently without being beholden to the whims of the tycoons or startups currently running the most prominent social media platforms. ScholarlyHub aims to make this vision a reality.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/impactofsocialsciences
Additional Information: © 2018 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
Sets: Collections > Impact of Social Sciences Blog at LSE
Date Deposited: 20 Jun 2018 14:06
Last Modified: 19 Nov 2019 16:32
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/88432

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item

Downloads

Downloads per month over past year

View more statistics