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DATA180 to Integrate Scholarly Activity Data with ORCID

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Content originally published on data180.com. Learn more about Interfolio’s acquisition of Data180 here. Morehead, KY, July 5, 2016 – DATA180 is proud to announce its membership in ORCID, a non-profit organization for academic researchers that aims to provide a solution to the problem of author ambiguity through the use of ORCID identifiers. As a result of […]

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Canadian Common CV: Lightening the Load for the Research Community in Canada

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Content originally published on data180.com. Learn more about Interfolio’s acquisition of Data180 here. Since 2002, Canada has been investing in its research community through the development of the Canadian Common CV (CCV). The CCV allows researchers to collect and manage their CV data in a central repository and creates efficiencies in the funding application process. The CCV has […]

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Demonstrating Impact in the Research Community

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Content originally published on data180.com. Learn more about Interfolio’s acquisition of Data180 here. What does the term ‘impact’ really mean in the research community? This was the discussion topic for a panel of speakers at a recent Research Impact Spotlight event hosted by Digital Science. According to Jonathan Adams, chief scientist at Digital Science, there are […]

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ORCID Researcher IDs: Pilot at Eight Universities in the UK

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Content originally published on data180.com. Learn more about Interfolio’s acquisition of Data180 here. Providing an international system to link journal publications and other research information to the correct researcher has been the driving force behind ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID). In a recent online article on the Research Information web site, authors Verena Weigert and […]

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Microsoft Academic Graph Helps Researchers Find Relevant Data Easier

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Content originally published on data180.com. Learn more about Interfolio’s acquisition of Data180 here. Researchers now have another tool available to assist them with their research needs. The new Microsoft Academic Graph (MAG), recently released by Microsoft Research, allows researchers to easily search millions of research papers that have been identified by Microsoft Academic Search (MAS), and […]

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Defining ‘Discovery’ in Academic Publishing

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Content originally published on data180.com. Learn more about Interfolio’s acquisition of Data180 here. The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines “discovery” as : : the act of finding or learning something for the first time : the act of discovering something : something seen or learned for the first time : something discovered As the field of academic publishing […]

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New Metrics For Measuring the Impact of Research

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Content originally published on data180.com. Learn more about Interfolio’s acquisition of Data180 here. There is a growing need for alternative metrics for demonstrating the impact of research. According to David Stuart, in his article entitled “Rising Metrics To Go Deeper,” new tools and metrics are being developed to measure the influence of research that go beyond traditional […]

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Tips for Winning Academic Research Funding

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Content originally published on data180.com. Learn more about Interfolio’s acquisition of Data180 here. Obtaining grant funding for academic research has always been a competitive process, and as the financial challenges facing colleges and institution continue to increase, so does the need to win academic research funding. In the article “How to apply for research funding: 10 […]

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CV vs. Resume: Is There a Difference?

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Content originally published on data180.com. Learn more about Interfolio’s acquisition of Data180 here. Many in the world of academia, especially those new to the field, often wonder if the terms CV (Curriculum Vitae) and resume be used interchangeably. If an institution requests a resume for an open job position, do they really mean a CV? Both […]

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Selecting the Right Cloud Service for Your Institution

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Content originally published on data180.com. Learn more about Interfolio’s acquisition of Data180 here. With so many types of cloud computing services available today, including private and public cloud services, it is easy to become overwhelmed with the abundance of information available about cloud services, especially for those who work in an IT-related role. Because making a […]

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