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  1. A circle of hands holding wrists

    Author contributions: recognising researchers for the work they do

    We are investigating ways to improve credit for researchers.
  2. Fostering collaboration at MozFest

    As Festival Lunch Partner, we facilitated activities and workshops on open science at MozFest 2017.
  3. Dollar notes resting on infrastructure diagram

    The running costs of eLife 2.0

    Paul Shannon, Head of Technology, looks at the costs of running eLife’s own continuous publication platform four months after the launch of eLife 2.0.
  4. Coloured playing pieces placed on drawn network map

    A transparent record of life after publication

    Showcasing Crossref Event Data and the importance of understanding what lies beneath the data.
  5. PREreview — a new resource for the collaborative review of preprints

    Reviewing preprints provides feedback to the authors and helps involve more scientists in peer review.
  6. Goodtables.io logo

    Data reusability: a pilot with goodtables

    We worked with Open Knowledge International to investigate the reusability of data shared with eLife.
  7. Robots work on the underbody sealing of a 2015 Chrysler 200 inside the paint shop at Chrysler Group’s Assembly Plant

    Reproducibility: automated.

    Repurposing continuous integration tools for scientific analyses takes the headache out of reproducible research.
  8. Icon linking document, data and code

    Reproducible Document Stack – supporting the next-generation research article

    With Substance and Stencila, we are developing the technology required to publish computationally reproducible research articles online.