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A Growing Open Access Toolbox

By Diana Kwon | November 28, 2017

Legal methods to retrieve paywalled articles for free are on the rise, but better self-archiving practices could help improve accessibility. 

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Online Platform Aims to Facilitate Replication Studies

By Dalmeet Singh Chawla | April 7, 2017

A volunteer-run database called StudySwap, which launched in beta last month, is starting to gain momentum.  

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Helping Scientists Spread Their Research

By Alison F. Takemura | August 1, 2016

A platform called Kudos helps users disseminate—and explain—their publications for free.

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