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What does COVID-19 mean for scholarly communication? Four areas to consider.

By Lucia Loffreda, 07/04/2020 (links updated 13/04/2020). On 30 January 2020, the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) was declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. By mid-March, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced the outbreak had reached official pandemic status. And today, the coronavirus is directly affecting 203 countries and territories worldwide. In a matter of weeks, the …

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A Q&A with our Senior Consultant, Andrea Chiarelli

By Lucia Loffreda, 02/04/2020. Andrea joined Research Consulting in 2016, when he was completing his engineering PhD at the University of Nottingham, and has been with us ever since. He has recently been promoted to Senior Consultant, and he focuses on projects in the areas of scholarly communication and university management. We thought this would be a good chance to …

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Open for (virtual) business

By Dan King, 27/2/2020. Well, this started out as a simple statement of Research Consulting’s ‘open for work’ position in the current situation.  But as I went along it morphed into something a little bigger, as I began to reflect on how this crisis links into our work and some of our recent projects. It seems incredible that only few …