PubSource #1: community news briefs

Jun 27, 2019

PubSource is a collection of news briefs on interesting projects that touch our community. If you have a news item you’d like us to include in the next PubSource, please share with team@coko.foundation.

eLife Solicits Feedback

This week, eLife is gathering feedback from the publishing community about the platforms we use to host and present journal content. Their aims are to further the discussion around user needs and drive future development and collaboration throughout the industry.

If you’re involved in a journal publishing program at any level, eLife wants to know what you think is working well for your current journal platform, and where improvements could be made. You can take the brief survey here by July 28. Please share forward, too.

Digital Science supports Physiome

Watch this space, as our friends at Digital Science’s Innovation Hub are collaborating with Physiome to support the launch of Physiome Journal. Much more on this coming next month.

DataSeer thrives, forges partnerships in technology development

DataSeer is an open source project that fills a major implementation gap in open data: identifying exactly which data researchers should share. Dr. Tim Vines is the founder of DataSeer and the project lead. The project is supported by Sloan Foundation funding and Coko’s Open Source mentoring. Watch this space as DataSeer is releasing partnership news next month.

Editoria Community Meeting Registration Open

The Editoria Community will meet December 3 & 4 in Chicago, Illinois. Free registration for the meeting is now open. Learn more about Editoria.