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The pressure to publish is punitive: systems that control publishing choke creativity
The pressure to publish is punitive: systems that control publishing choke creativity
The southern hemisphere’s cold weather is a certain signal that the winter conference season is upon us.
Unscrupulous academics buy into 'university 419 scam'
Unscrupulous academics buy into 'university 419 scam'
I check my spam folder and there they are, the daily six or so desperate appeals from widows of African despots to launder their late departed’s...
Copyright issues dog academics
Copyright issues dog academics
In the publish or perish environment of academia, getting papers into high-impact international journals is a metric for determining a researcher's...
Door 'slammed on open access' to academic work
Door 'slammed on open access' to academic work
South African universities and government agencies have banded together against international academic publisher Elsevier's new hosting and sharing...
Money makes the McUniversity
Money makes the McUniversity
The development of academic staff is a flourishing concern in South African universities and academic development centres offer workshops, short...
Weighing up the real value of e-publishing
Weighing up the real value of e-publishing
It sounds like a good idea to free up reader access to e-journals, but just how much will it cost?

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