Category Archives: Publication

Conference abstract self-plagiarism

I had a troubling experience the other day while submitting a paper.  I was flagged for self-plagiarism.  Turns out that according to this journal’s policies, the reuse of figures from a conference abstract in the full publication is not allowed. … Continue reading

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Public research should be public?

As of the writing of this blog, nearly 20,000 people have signed a petition for the government to require papers derivative from publicly-funded research be provided openly and free of charge (the White House will be legally obligated to respond if … Continue reading

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