Almost every academic article starts with a literature review. However, although these short research summaries can be beneficial, as discussed in previous posts on the LSE Impact Blog, they also introduce opportunities for unverifiable misrepresentation and self-aggrandizement. In this post Gorgi Krlev proposes that short of abolishing them, or aiming for complete standardization of literature reviews, researchers in the social […]
In our latest post, our Executive Director Melissanne Scheld sits down with Dryad’s Board of Directors Chair, Professor Charles Fox, to discuss challenges researchers face today, how Dryad is helping alleviate some of those pain points, why Dryad has had … Continue reading →
Dryad is a curated, non-profit, general-purpose repository specifically for data underlying scientific and medical publications — mainly journal articles. As such, we place great importance on linking data packages to the articles with which they are associated, and we try our best to encourage authors and journals to link back to the Dryad data from the […]
Dryad is very pleased to announce more integrations from charter member and partner Oxford University Press Journals. Oxford University Press (OUP) publishes over 300 journals, many with the support of learned societies. As part of Oxford University, OUP brings a rich history of working with researchers. OUP has integrated seven more journals with Dryad, all of which can provide […]
We are delighted to announce the launch of a new partnership with The Company of Biologists to support their authors in making the data underlying their research available to the community. The Company of Biologists is a not-for-profit publishing organization dedicated to supporting and inspiring the biological community. The Company publishes five specialist peer-reviewed journals: Development Journal […]
Dryad is very pleased to announce a new partnership with the University of Chicago Press – Journals Division. Founded in 1890, Chicago is one of the oldest and currently the largest continuously operating university press in the United States. Chicago has recently integrated two additional journals with Dryad: Physiological and Biochemical Zoology (PBZ) and International Journal of Plant Sciences (IJPS) and […]
We are delighted to announce the integration of three new journals: The Bone & Joint Journal, Bone & Joint Research and Bone & Joint360. The British Editorial Society of Bone & Joint Surgery is a not-for-profit charity formed in 1953 for “the advancement and improvement of education in orthopaedic surgery and allied branches of surgery,” achieved through […]
We are delighted to announce the integration of four new journals: Ecography, Journal of Avian Biology, Nordic Journal of Botany, and Oikos. The Nordic Society Oikos, which supports scientific research in ecology and related disciplines and to stimulate and enhance communication between stakeholders in ecological research in the Nordic countries and beyond, owns these journals, and is generously […]
The integration of data submission to Dryad for PLOS journals has been significantly expanded and enhanced.
Molecular Ecology is now the first journal to surpass 1000 data packages in Dryad.