How new Altmetric patent citations help to reveal the economic impact of research

The data used to calculate the Altmetric Attention Score has recently been expanded to include patent citations, helping you to discover where research articles have contributed to commercial innovation. We asked Cat Williams at Altmetric why this change has been made and how it can increase our understanding of research impact.

Spotlight on STAR: free access for researchers in developing countries

Researching and preparing your work for submission can be challenging for authors and researchers who have fewer opportunities, whether financial, technological, or otherwise, to access journals – this is where STAR comes in. STAR provides researchers in developing countries with free online access to millions of journal articles. Find out more about how to register.

Publish 3D models within your article on Taylor & Francis Online

We’ve partnered with 3D content platform Sketchfab to develop an exciting new feature for journals on Taylor & Francis Online.

3D models, which are often produced by researchers in fields such as archaeology, conservation, and biomechanics, can now be published within the main text of an article.

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Does your research incorporate code? 

We’re taking our authors’ articles to the next level with a new partnership with Code Ocean, providing researchers and developers an easy way to share, discover, and run code. Read the press release over on Taylor & Francis Newsroom.

Open access: 2017’s most popular research

What was the most read open access research of 2017? We’ve been crunching the numbers and can now reveal the top 10 articles published in Taylor & Francis Open and Open Select journals last year.

Launching an open data journal: an editor's perspective

What can open data show, and how can it be used within journals? We spoke to Editor in Chief of Big Earth Data, a journal that uses open data to drive discoveries forwards in Earth Science. Read insights about open data from a journal editor. 

Journals regularly ‘call for papers’, asking for submissions within particular fields or focused on specific topics. Answering these is a great way to get published, ensuring your research fits a particular journal’s aims and scope. You can search for current submission requests within your subject area on our regularly updated calls for papers page.

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