A History of England A History of England (1997-2002) is a series of reprints of twelve classic, magisterial volumes of different periods of English history, together constituting a continuous history from ancie...
ABC-CLIO ABC-CLIO is a publisher of reference works for the study of history and social studies in academic, secondary school, and public library settings.
Abstract (summary) An abstract is a brief summary of a research article, thesis, review, conference proceeding or any in-depth analysis of a particular subject or discipline, and is often used to help the reader q...
Academic authorship Academic authorship of journal articles, books, and other original works is a means by which academics communicate the results of their scholarly work, establish priority for their discoveries, ...
Academic journal An academic journal is a peer-reviewed periodical in which scholarship relating to a particular academic discipline is published.
Academic journal publishing reform Academic journal publishing reform refers to advocacy for changes in the way academic journals are created and distributed in the age of the Internet and the advent of electronic publishing.
Academic Press Corporation The Academic Press Corporation is an independent scholarly press specializing in monographs, revised dissertations, primary sources, textbooks, and other books reflecting scholarship in the both...
Academic publishing Academic publishing describes the subfield of publishing which distributes academic research and scholarship.
Access2Research Access2Research is a campaign for academic journal publishing reform led by open access advocates Michael W. Carroll, Heather Joseph, Mike Rossner, and John Wilbanks.
Acknowledgment (creative arts and sciences) In the creative arts and scientific literature, an acknowledgment (also spelled acknowledgement) is an expression of gratitude for assistance in creating an original work.
Acknowledgment (creative arts) In the creative arts and scientific literature, an acknowledgment is an expression of gratitude for assistance in creating an original work.
African Journals OnLine African Journals OnLine is a non-profit organisation dedicated to improving the online visibility of and access to the published scholarly research of African-based academics.
Alexander Street Press Alexander Street Press is an academic database publisher engaged in "born native" digital publishing.
Allied academies The Allied Academies, Inc. is a non-profit corporation chartered under the laws of North Carolina.
Aluka Aluka is an online digital library focusing on materials about Africa.
AuthorAID AuthorAID is the name given to a number of initiatives that provide support to researchers from developing countries in preparing academic articles for publication in peer-reviewed journals.
Bangladesh Journals OnLine (BanglaJOL) BanglaJOL is a project run through International Network for the Availability of Scientific Publications funded by the Department of International Development of the British Government to encour...
Bedford-St. Martin's Bedford/St. Martin's is an American publishing company specializing in humanities college textbooks.
Bentham Science Publishers Bentham Science Publishers are publishers of scientific, technical, and medical literature based at Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.
Berg Publishers Berg Publishers is an academic publishing company based in Oxford, England that was founded in 1983 by Marion Berghahn.
Berkeley Electronic Press The Berkeley Electronic Press, also known as Bepress or B.E. Press, is an electronic publishing firm that was founded by academics in 1999.
BiblioVault The BiblioVault is a digital repository for scholarly books that enables publishers to manage their books throughout their lifecycles.
Bioline International Bioline International is a non-profit cooperative that operates an online platform for sharing works by open access, peer-reviewed, bioscience academic journals published in developing countries.
BioMed Central BioMed Central (BMC) is a United Kingdom-based, for-profit scientific publisher specialising in open access journal publication.
BioOne BioOne is an online, full-text database of 171 peer-reviewed scientific journals and books in the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences.
Book Review Index Book Review Index is an index of book reviews and literary criticism, found in leading academic, popular, and professional periodicals.
Boydell & Brewer Boydell & Brewer is an academic press based in Woodbridge, Suffolk, England that specializes in publishing historical and critical works.
Brill Publishers Brill (known as E. J. Brill, Koninklijke Brill, Brill Academic Publishers) is an international academic publisher founded in 1683 in Leiden, Netherlands.
British Humanities Index The British Humanities Index is a database that indexes journals, magazines, and newspapers published in Great Britain and other English-speaking countries.
Caister Academic Press Caister Academic Press is an independent academic publishing company that publishes books on microbiology, virology and molecular biology.
Calendar (archives) A calendar, in the context of archival science and archival publication, is a descriptive list of documents.
Call for papers A call for papers (CFP) is a method used in academic and other contexts for collecting book or journal articles or conference presentations.
Cambria Press Cambria Press is an independent academic publisher based in Amherst, New York.
CAMPUS Magazine Online CAMPUS Magazine Online (CMO) is a national U.S. student-written online conservative magazine for college students.
Canadian Parliamentary Review The Canadian Parliamentary Review, or the Review is a quarterly publication of the Canadian members of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association.
Carl Heymanns Verlag Carl Heymanns Verlag GmbH is a legal, specialized publishing house with its seat in Cologne, Germany.
Chandos Publishing Established in 1998 Chandos Publishing Limited is a leading international publisher of books in information science, technology, and knowledge management issues in the United Kingdom.
ChemXSeer ChemXSeer project, funded by the National Science Foundation, is a public integrated digital library, database, and search engine for scientific papers in chemistry.
Citation index A citation index is a kind of bibliographic database, an index of citations between publications, allowing the user to easily establish which later documents cite which earlier documents.
CiteSeer CiteSeer was a public search engine and digital library for scientific and academic papers, primarily in the fields of computer and information science that has been replaced by CiteSeer^^^...
CiteSeerX CiteSeerX is a public search engine and digital library and repository for scientific and academic papers with a focus on computer and information science.
Coercive citation Coercive citation is a academic publishing practice in which an editor of a scientific or academic journal forces an author to add spurious self-citations to an article before the journal will a...
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press was founded in 1933 to aid in Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory's purpose of furthering the advance and spread of scientific knowledge.
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Collegiate Network The Collegiate Network is a non-profit, non-partisan tax-exempt 501 organization that provides financial and technical assistance to student editors and writers of almost 100 independent, conser...
Committee on Publication Ethics The Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to define best practice in the ethics of scholarly publishing and to assist editors, publishers, etc.
Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) The Committee on Publication Ethics is a charity organization whose mission is to define best practice in the ethics of scholarly publishing and to assist editors, publishers, etc.
Conference management system A conference management system is web-based software that supports the organization of conferences especially scientific conferences.
Copernicus Publications Copernicus Publications is a publisher of scientific literature based in Göttingen, Germany.
Corpus Scriptorum Historiae Byzantinae The Corpus Scriptorum Historiae Byzantinae (Latin: "Corpus of Byzantine history writers"), frequently referred to as the CSHB or Bonn Corpus, is a monumental fifty-volume series ...
Course reader A course reader is a publication type used for teaching in universities and academe.
Current Index to Statistics The Current Index to Statistics is an online database published by the Institute of Mathematical Statistics and the American Statistical Association that contains bibliographic data of articles ...
DeepDyve DeepDyve is a commercial website launched in late 2008 that provides access to mainly academic articles from a large range of commercial academic publishers.
Demeter Press Demeter Press is a not-for-profit feminist academic publisher headquartered in Ontario, Canada.
Digital object identifier A digital object identifier (DOI) is a character string (a "digital identifier") used to uniquely identify an object such as an electronic document.
Dove Medical Press Dove Medical Press is an academic publisher of open access peer-reviewed scientific and medical journals.
DPubS DPubS (Digital Publishing System), developed by Cornell University Library and Penn State University Libraries, is a free open access publication management software.
Edited volume An edited volume is a collection of scholarly or scientific chapters written by different authors.
EDP Sciences EDP Sciences, Edition Diffusion Presse Sciences is a scientific publisher with an international vision but a French base.
Edward Elgar Publishing Edward Elgar Publishing, founded in 1986, is an independent family-owned international publisher, with offices in Cheltenham and Camberley in the UK and Northampton, Massachusetts, in the USA. ...
Eigenfactor The Eigenfactor score, developed by Jevin West and Carl Bergstrom at the University of Washington, is a rating of the total importance of a scientific journal.
Electronic article Electronic articles are articles in scholarly journals or magazines that can be accessed via electronic transmission.
Electronic Information for Libraries Electronic Information for Libraries (EIFL) works with libraries worldwide to enable sustainable access to high digital information for people in developing and transition countries.
Electronic journal Electronic journals, also known as ejournals, e-journals, and electronic serials, are scholarly journals or intellectual magazines that can be accessed via electronic transmission.
Elsevier Elsevier B.V. is an academic publishing company which publishes medical and scientific literature.
Embargo (academic publishing) In academic publishing, an embargo is a period during which access to academic journals is not allowed to users who have not paid for access (or have access through their institution).
EMBASE Embase (often styled EMBASE, although the name is not acronymic) is an online information source of published literature designed to support information managers and pharmacovigilance in c...
Emerald Group Publishing Emerald Group Publishing Limited is a scholarly publisher of academic journals and books in the fields of management, business, education, library studies, health care, and engineering.
Energy Citations Database The Energy Citations Database (ECD) was created in 2001 in order to make scientific literature citations, and electronic documents, publicly accessible from U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)...
Energy Science and Technology Database The Energy Science and Technology Database is a multidisciplinary file containing worldwide references to basic and applied scientific and technical research literature.
Eprint An eprint is a digital version of a research document (usually a journal article, but could also be a thesis, conference paper, book chapter, or a book) that is accessible online, whether from a...
EPrints EPrints is a free and open-source software package for building open access repositories that are compliant with the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting.
ETBLAST eTBLAST is a free text similarity service search engine currently offering access to the MEDLINE database, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) CRISP database, the Institute of Physics (IOP) ...
Euclid (project) Project Euclid is a collaborative partnership between Cornell University Library and Duke University Press which seeks to advance scholarly communication in theoretical and applied mathematics a...
Fast abstract A fast abstract is a short, lightly reviewed technical article that is usually presented with a short talk at a scientific conference.
Festschrift In academia, a Festschrift (plural, Festschriften is a book honoring a respected person, especially an academic, and presented during his or her lifetime.
Flat World Knowledge Flat World Knowledge is a publisher of college-level open textbooks and educational supplements founded in 2007 by Eric Frank and Jeff Shelstad.
Food Science and Technology Abstracts FSTA is a bibliographic indexing and abstracting database covering the scientific and technological literature relating to food, drink, and nutrition.
Frontiers Research Foundation The Frontiers Research Foundation is a Swiss not-for-profit open access academic publisher that proposes a new "equal opportunity publishing" model, "The Frontiers Tier Model".
Funding bias The phrases funding bias, sponsorship bias, funding outcome bias, or funding publication bias refer to an observed tendency of the conclusion of a scientific research study to ...
FUTON bias FUTON (an acronym for full text on net) bias is a tendency of scholars to cite academic journals with open access—that is, journals that make their full ...
g-index The g-index is an index for quantifying scientific productivity based on publication record.
GetCITED GetCITED is a website database that lists publication and citation information on academic articles whose information is entered by members.
Gorgias Press Gorgias Press is an academic publisher of books and journals covering a range of religious and language studies that include Syriac language, Eastern Christianity, Ancient Near East, Arabic and ...
Grey Literature International Steering Committee The Grey Literature International Steering Committee GLISC was established in 2006 after the 7th International Conference on Grey Literature (GL7) held in Nancy (France) on 5–6 December 2005.
Grey Literature Network Service GreyNet International, the Grey Literature Network Service is dedicated to research, publication, open access, and education in the field of grey literature.
h-b index The h-b-index is an extension of the h-index suggested in 2005 by Jorge E. Hirsch of the University of California, San Diego to quantify the scientific productivity of physicists and other s...
h-index The h-index is an index that attempts to measure both the productivity and impact of the published work of a scientist or scholar.
Harrassowitz Verlag Harrassowitz Verlag is a German academic publishing house, based in Wiesbaden.
History Cooperative History Cooperative is an online database of scholarly history articles from leading journals.
History Workshop Journal The History Workshop Journal was launched in 1976 by Raphael Samuel and others involved in the History Workshop movement.
HubMed HubMed is an alternative, third-party interface to PubMed, the database of biomedical literature produced by the National Library of Medicine.
Humana Press Humana Press is an academic publisher of science, technology, and medical books and journals.
Hussain Randathani Dr.Hussain K.Randathani is an academic, writer and historian from Malappuram, Kerala.
Immediacy index An immediacy index is a measure of how topical and urgent work published in a scientific journal is.
Impact factor The impact factor (IF) of an academic journal is a measure reflecting the average number of citations to recent articles published in the journal.
Imperial College Press Imperial College Press (ICP) was formed in 1995 as a partnership between Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine in London and World Scientific publishing.
Independent review Peer review is the evaluation of work by one or more people of similar competence to the producers of the work It constitutes a form of self-regulation by qualified members of a profession with...
Inderscience Publishers Inderscience Publishers or Inderscience is a global publishing company which publishes high quality peer-reviewed international journals in the fields of law, engineering and technology, m...
Indian Institute of Islamic Studies The Indian Institute of Islamic Studies is an Islamic studies institute, in New Delhi Established in 1963, by prominent Muslim leaders including Hakeem Abdul Hameed, who later founded the Jamia...
Indiana University Press Indiana University Press, also known as IU Press, is an academic publisher at Indiana University that specializes in the humanities and social sciences.
InfoTrac InfoTrac is a family of full text databases of content from academic journals and general magazines, of which the majority are targeted to the English-speaking North American market.
Ingenta Founded in 1998, Ingenta provided technology and associated services to the publishing and information industries.
Institutional repository An institutional repository is an online archive for collecting, preserving, and disseminating digital copies of the intellectual output of an institution, particularly a research institution.
International Medical Press International Medical Press Ltd (IMP) is a small medical publishing company, based in London, UK. It also has an office in Atlanta, Georgia, USA and one in the Asia-Pacific region.
IOS Press IOS Press is a publishing house headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, specialising in the publication of journals and books related to fields of scientific, technical and medical research.
ISI Highly Cited ISI Highly Cited is a database of "highly cited researchers"—scientific researchers whose publications are most often cited in academic journals over the past decade,, published by the Institute...
ITHAKA ITHAKA is a non-profit academic services organization.
Ithaka Harbors Ithaka Harbors, Inc. is a nonprofit corporation and parent company of digital library website JSTOR. It was launched by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Ivyspring International Publisher Ivyspring International Publisher is a publisher of scientific literature including international research journals in both print and electronic formats.
JISC Collections In 2006, the JISC Content Procurement Company Ltd (trading as JISC Collections) was formed.
John Benjamins Publishing Company John Benjamins Publishing Company is an independent academic publisher in social sciences and humanities with its head office in Amsterdam.
Karger Publishers Karger Publishers (also: Karger Medical and Scientific Publishers, S. Karger AG) is an academic publisher of scientific and medical journals and books.
Kleine Schriften Kleine Schriften is a German phrase ("short writings" or "minor works"; Opuscula) often used as a title for a collection of articles and essays written by a single scholar over the course of...
Lead author The lead author is the first named author of a publication - i.e. a research article or audit.
Least publishable unit In academic publishing, the least publishable unit, also smallest publishable unit or minimum publishable unit, colloquially "publon" - the smallest measurable quantum of publication...
Legenda (imprint) Legenda (Latin, "things to be read") is an imprint founded in 1995 by the European Humanities Research Centre at Oxford University.
Libertas Academica Libertas Academica is an open access academic journal publisher specializing in the biological sciences and clinical medicine.
Library publishing Library publishing is the practice of an academic library providing publishing services.
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) is an academic and professional medical publisher owned by Wolters Kluwer group.
Literature review A literature review is a text written by someone to consider the critical points of current knowledge including substantive findings, as well as theoretical and methodological contributions to a...
Living Reviews Living Reviews is an open access journal series, which publishes regularly updated peer-reviewed review articles in various fields of science.
Maney Publishing Maney Publishing is an independent Academic publishing company specialising in peer-reviewed academic journals in materials science and engineering, the humanities, and health science.
Martinus Nijhoff Publishers Martinus Nijhoff Publishers (MNP) is an imprint of Brill Publishers, dating back to the nineteenth century.
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. is an academic publishing company founded by its current president, Mary Ann Liebert, in 1980.
MDPI Molecular Diversity Preservation International (MDPI) is an organization for deposit and exchange of molecular and biomolecular samples.
MediaCommons MediaCommons is an in-development all-electronic scholarly publishing network in media studies, being created in partnership with the Institute for the Future of the Book and with the support of...
Medknow Publications MedKnow Publications is an academic publisher of peer-reviewed open access academic journals published on behalf of scholarly societies and learned associations.
MEDLINE MEDLINE (Medical Literature Analysis and Retrieval System Online, or MEDLARS Online) is a bibliographic database of life sciences and biomedical information.
Men's Studies Press Men's Studies Press (MSP) is an academic publisher registered in Harriman, Tennessee since 1992.
Methods in Molecular Biology Methods in Molecular Biology is a book series from publisher Humana Press that presents biomedical and life science research methods and protocols.
Microattribution The term microattribution was first defined as "giving database accessions the same citation conventions and indices that journal articles currently enjoy".
Middle East Review of International Affairs Middle East Review of International Affairs (MERIA) is a quarterly journal on Middle East issues edited by Barry Rubin and published by the Global Research in International Affairs Center (...
MIT Press The MIT Press is a university press affiliated with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, Massachusetts (United States).
Monograph A monograph is a specialist work of writing on a single subject or an aspect of a subject, usually by a single author.
Monographic series Monographic series are scholarly and scientific books released in successive volumes, each of which is structured like a separate book or scholarly monograph.
Monumenta Germaniae Historica The Monumenta Germaniae Historica (frequently abbreviated MGH in bibliographies and lists of sources) is a comprehensive series of carefully edited and published primary sources, both ...
Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Morgan Kaufmann Publishers is a Massachusetts (formerly San Francisco, California) based publisher specializing in computer science and engineering content.
NASW Press NASW Press is an academic publisher of books and journals for the social work profession.
Nationalisms Across the Globe Nationalisms Across the Globe is a book series established by Tomasz Kamusella (University of St Andrews) and edited together with Krzysztof Jaskułowski (Warsaw School of Social Sciences and...
Nature Precedings Nature Precedings is an open access electronic preprint repository of scholarly work in the fields of biomedical sciences, chemistry, and earth sciences.
Nature Publishing Group Nature Publishing Group (NPG) is an international publishing company that publishes academic journals, magazines, online databases, and services in science and medicine.
Nauka Nauka (Hаука, lit. trans.: Science) is a Russian publisher of academic books and journals.
No abstract available bias No abstract available bias, or NAA bias, refers to failures in academic research and academic publishing, whereby researchers will often ignore articles that could have a high degree of re...
Nova Publishers Nova Science Publishers (sometimes referred to as Nova Publishers), is an academic publisher of books and journals based in Hauppauge, New York.
NRC Research Press NRC Research Press is a scientific publisher in Canada and one of the most advanced electronic publishing services in the world.
OPAR L'Orientale Open Archive OPAR L'Orientale Open Archive is the institutional repository of the University of Naples "L'Orientale", designed according to the Berlin Declaration on Open Access to Knowledge in Science and ...
Open access (publishing) Open access (OA) refers to unrestricted online access to articles published in scholarly journals, and also increasingly to book chapters or monographs.
Open access journal Open access journals are scholarly journals that are available online to the reader "without financial, legal, or technical barriers other than those inseparable from gaining access to the inter...
Open access mandate An open access self-archiving mandate is a policy—adopted by a research institution, research funder or government—that requires researchers to make their published, peer-reviewed journal and co...
Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association The Open Access Scholarly Publishers Association (OASPA) is an industry association which aims to promote open access publishing (also known as Gold Open Access) and to establish best practices ...
Open Archives Initiative The Open Archives Initiative (OAI) is an attempt to build a "low-barrier interoperability framework" for archives (institutional repositories) containing digital content (digital libraries).
Open Journal Systems Open Journal Systems (OJS) is an open-source software for the management of peer-reviewed academic journals, created by the Public Knowledge Project, released under the GNU General Public ...
Open Knowledge Society Open Knowledge Society (OKS) is a non profit community working for the dissemination of all forms of Open Access to Knowledge.
Open peer commentary Open peer commentary consists of eliciting (and publishing) non-anonymous commentary on a peer-reviewed "target article" from a dozen or more specialists across disciplines, co-published with th...
Open peer review Peer review is the evaluation of work by one or more people of similar competence to the producers of the work (peers).
Open-access journal Open access journals are scholarly journals that are available online to the reader "without financial, legal, or technical barriers other than those inseparable from gaining access to the inter...
Open-access mandate An open-access mandate is a policythat requires researchers to make their published, peer-reviewed journal and conference papers open access by self-archiving their final, peer-reviewed drafts i...
ORCID ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID) is a nonproprietary alphanumeric code to uniquely identify scientific and other academic authors.
Overlay journal An overlay journal or overlay ejournal is a term for a specific type of open access academic journal, almost always an online electronic journal.
Oxford Abstracts Oxford Abstracts Ltd is a UK-based company that provides a widely used abstract management system notable for its low cost of ownership.
Oxford History of England The Oxford History of England is a modern history series of the British Isles, with each individual volume written by historians of that period.
Peer review Peer review is the evaluation of work by one or more people of similar competence to the producers of the work (peers).
Peer review failure Peer review failures occur when a peer-reviewed article contains obvious fundamental errors that undermines at least one of its main conclusions, when a journal publishes well-known information ...
Peerage of science Peerage of Science Oy provides scientific peer review and publishing service.
Perspectivia.net Perspectivia.net is an international and interdisciplinary online academic publication platform.
Philosopher's Information Center The Philosopher’s Information Center is a nonprofit, educational organization dedicated to providing scholarly resources to philosophers and individuals interested in philosophy and related disc...
Philosophy Documentation Center The Philosophy Documentation Center is a non-profit publisher and resource center that provides access to scholarly materials in applied ethics, classics, philosophy, religious studies, and rela...
Philosophy Documentation Center eCollection The Philosophy Documentation Center eCollection is a United States-based online system for subscription-based delivery of academic journals, conference proceedings, book series, magazines, newsl...
PLD Publishers PLD Publishers is a publishing house based in Lahore, Pakistan.
PLOS The Public Library of Science (PLoS) is a nonprofit open-access scientific publishing project aimed at creating a library of open access journals and other scientific literature under an open co...
POIESIS: Philosophy Online Serials POIESIS: Philosophy Online Serials is an aggregated bundle of academic journals and series hosted by the Philosophy Documentation Center.
Postprints In academic publishing, a postprint is a digital draft of a research journal article after it has been peer reviewed.
Practitioner research Practitioner Research refers to academic research and/or workplace research such as evaluation performed by individuals who also work in a professional field as opposed to being full-time academ...
Preprint In academic publishing, a preprint is a draft of a scientific paper that has not yet been published in a peer-reviewed scientific journal.
Proceedings In academia, proceedings are the collection of academic papers published in the context of an academic conference.
Project Euclid The Cornell University Library is the library system of Cornell University.
Project MUSE Project MUSE, a non-profit collaboration between libraries and publishers, is an online database of more than 500 peer-reviewed academic journals and 16,000 electronic books.
ProQuest NewsStand ProQuest NewsStand is a digital, online database of newspaper articles produced by the ProQuest company.
PubGene The Bioinformatics company PubGene AS is located in Oslo, Norway and is the daughter company of PubGene Inc.
Pubget Pubget, Inc. is a private American company that develops web technology for scientific and technical researchers.
Public health journal A public health journal is a scientific journal devoted to the field of public health, including epidemiology, biostatistics, and health care (including medicine, nursing and related fields).
Public Knowledge Project The Public Knowledge Project is a non-profit research initiative that is focused on the importance of making the results of publicly funded research freely available through open access policies...
Public Library of Science The Public Library of Science (PLOS, formerly PLoS) is a nonprofit open access scientific publishing project aimed at creating a library of open access journals and other scientific ...
Publication bias Publication bias is a bias with regard to what is likely to be published, among what is available to be published.
Publish or perish "Publish or perish" is a phrase coined to describe the pressure in academia to rapidly and continuously publish academic work to sustain or further one's career.
Pulsus Group Pulsus Group Inc is a privately owned Canadian company based in Oakville, Ontario, approximately 30 km west of Toronto.
Record Commission The Record Commissions were a series of six Royal Commissions of Great Britain and (from 1801) the United Kingdom which sat between 1800 and 1837 to inquire into the custody and public accessibi...
Registry of Open Access Repositories ROAR is a searchable international Registry of Open Access Repositories indexing the creation, location and growth of open access institutional repositories and their contents.
Religious Studies Center The Religious Studies Center (RSC) is the research and publishing arm of the Religious Education program at Brigham Young University (BYU), sponsoring scholarship on Latter-day Saint (LDS) cultu...
Reporting bias In psychology, recall bias is a type of systematic bias which occurs when the way a survey respondent answers a question is affected not just by the correct answer, but also by the respondent's ...
Reprint A reprint is a re-publishing of material that has already been previously published.
Review article A review journal in academic publishing is a periodical or series that is devoted to the publication of review articles that summarize the progress in some particular area or topic during a prec...
Review journal A review journal in academic publishing is an academic journal devoted to the review of progress in some particular area or topic during a preceding period often through the means of its publish...
ROARMAP The Registry of Open Access Repositories Mandatory Archiving Policies (ROARMAP) is a searchable international registry charting the growth of open access mandates adopted by universities, resear...
Rodopi Publishers Rodopi, founded in 1966 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, is an independent academic publishing company with offices in the Netherlands and the United States.
Rolls Series The Rolls Series, official title The Chronicles and Memorials of Great Britain and Ireland during the Middle Ages, is a major collection of British and Irish historical materials and p...
Routledge Routledge is a global publisher of academic books, journals and online resources in the humanities and social sciences.
SAGE Publications SAGE is an independent academic publisher of books, journals, and electronic products in the humanities and social sciences and the scientific, technical, and medical fields.
Scholarly Publishing Office The Scholarly Publishing Office (SPO) was a unit of the University of Michigan Library devoted to developing innovative and economically sustainable publishing and distribution models for schola...
Sci-Mate Sci-Mate is an open collaboration of scientists using Web 2.0 software to address well known challenges in academic publishing and technology transfer.
Science 2.0 Science 2.0 is a somewhat controversial umbrella term, not precisely defined, which describes a range of activities, described by proponents of the term as coalescing into an emerging open scien...
Science Citation Index The Science Citation Index (SCI) is a citation index originally produced by the Institute for Scientific Information (ISI) and created by Eugene Garfield.
ScienceDirect ScienceDirect is website operated by the Anglo-Dutch publisher Elsevier containing (as of 2013) about 11 million articles from 2,500 journals and over 25,000 e-books, reference works, book serie...
Scientific citation Scientific citation is providing detailed reference in a scientific publication, typically a paper or book, to previous published (or occasionally private) communications which have a bearing on...
Scientific journal In academic publishing, a scientific journal is a periodical publication intended to further the progress of science, usually by reporting new research.
SCIgen SCIgen is a program created by scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology that randomly generates nonsense in the form of computer science research papers, including graphs, diagram...
SCImago Journal Rank SCImago Journal Rank (SJR indicator) is a measure of scientific influence of scholarly journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestig...
SilverPlatter SilverPlatter Information, Inc. was one of the first companies to produce commercial reference databases on CD-ROMs. It was founded in 1983 in the United Kingdom by Bela Hatvany and Walt Winshal...
SimpleDL SimpleDL is digital collection management software that allows for the upload, description, management and access of digital collections and is UTF-8 compatible.
Slovak Academy of Sciences The Slovak Academy of Sciences (in Slovak Slovenská akadémia vied, or SAV) is the main scientific and research institution in Slovakia fostering basic and strategic basic research.
Slow Science Slow Science is part of the broader Slow Movement.
Smithsonian Institution Press The Smithsonian Institution is an educational and research institute and associated museum complex, administered and funded by the government of the United States and by funds from its endowment...
Social Science Research Network The Social Science Research Network (SSRN) is a website devoted to the rapid dissemination of scholarly research in the social sciences and humanities.
Society for Scholarly Publishing The Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP) is a professional society, founded in 1978, dedicated to promoting and advancing communication and networking among all sectors of the scholarly commun...
SourceOECD SourceOECD was the online library of the OECD from 2001-2010.
Springer Protocols Springer Protocols is a database of life sciences protocols published by Springer Science+Business Media.
Springer Science+Business Media Springer Science+Business Media or Springer is a global publishing company that publishes books, e-books and peer-reviewed journals in science, technical and medical (STM) publishing.
Student Economic Review The Student Economic Review is an economics periodical, edited and produced in its entirety by a committee comprising undergraduate students of Trinity College Dublin.
Subversive Proposal The "Subversive Proposal" was an Internet posting by Stevan Harnad on June 27 1994 (presented orally at the 1994 Network Services Conference in London on November 28, 1994) calling on all author...
Sussex Academic Press Sussex Academic Press is a book publishing company based in Eastbourne, United Kingdom.
Tai's method Tai's method is a mathematical algorithm for finding the total area under glucose tolerance and other metabolic curves.
Taylor & Francis Taylor & Francis Group is an international company originating in the United Kingdom that publishes books and academic journals.
Technika (publisher) Technika is a publishing house department of Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (VGTU), Lithuania.
Text publication societies Text publication societies are learned societies which publish (either as their sole function, or as a principal function) scholarly editions of old works of historical or literary interest, or ...
Textbook Excellence Award ("Texty") A Textbook Excellence Award from the Text and Academic Authors Association recognizes current textbooks and learning materials based on criteria established by the group.
The Common Review The Common Review is the quarterly magazine of the Great Books Foundation.
University World News University World News is an online publication that reports higher education news from a global perspective.
Verlag Anton Saurwein Verlag Anton Saurwein (Anton Saurwein Publishing) is an independent German academic publishing house specialising in the publication of titles in the field of pre-Columbian Americanist research.
Verlag Theodor Steinkopff The Verlag Theodor Steinkopff was a German publishing company based in Dresden, Germany, that specialised in medical and scientific books and periodicals.
ViXra viXra is an electronic e-print archive set up by independent physicist Phil Gibbs as an alternative to the dominant arXiv service operated by Cornell University.
Wageningen Academic Publishers Wageningen Academic Publishers is a publishing company in the field of life sciences that publishes scientific journals as well as monographs, textbooks, and proceedings.
Walter de Gruyter Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co. KG is a scholarly publishing house specializing in academic literature.
Wiley-Blackwell Wiley-Blackwell is the international scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons.
Wolters Kluwer Wolters Kluwer N.V. is a global information services and publishing company.
Woodhead Publishing Woodhead Publishing Limited was established in 1989 and is an independent international publishing company of science and technical books.
World Scientific World Scientific Publishing is a publisher of scientific, technical, and medical (STM) books and journals.
World Wisdom World Wisdom is an independent publishing company established in 1980 in Bloomington, Indiana.
Yale English Monarchs series The Yale English Monarchs series is a series of biographies on English and British kings and queens, published by Yale University Press.
Íslenzk fornrit Hið íslenzka fornritafélag, or The Old Icelandic Text Society, is the standard publisher of Old Icelandic texts (such as the Sagas of Icelanders) with thorough introductions and comprehens...