Open Access Week 2014 – a look back and ahead

Much like Lil Bub, we’re bushed. Our Open Access Week 2014 was very eventful–we spoke with more than 100 researchers and librarians in 9 countries over 5 days. Here’s how we spent our time. Throughout the week, Stacy hosted several sessions of “The Right Metrics for Generation Open: a guide to getting credit for Open …

Open Science & Altmetrics Monthly Roundup (September 2014)

September 2014 saw Elsevier staking its claim in altmetrics research, one scientist’s calculations of the “opportunity cost” of practicing Open Science, and a whole lot more. Read on! Hundreds attend 1am:London Conference Researchers, administrators, and librarians from around the world convened in London on September 25 and 26 to debate and discover at 1am:London, a …

Join Impactstory for Open Access Week 2014!

This year, we’re talking Open Science and altmetrics in an Open Access Week 2014 webinar, “The right metrics for Generation Open: a guide to getting credit for practicing Open Science.” We’re also scheduling a limited number of customizable presentations for universities around the world–read on to learn more! Register for “The Right Metrics for Generation …

What’s our impact? (August 2014)

You may have noticed a change in our blog in recent months: we’ve added a number of editorial, how-to, and opinion posts, in addition to “behind the scenes” Impactstory updates. Posts on our blogs and commentary on Twitter serve two purposes for us.  First, they promote our nonprofit goals of education and awareness.  Second, they …