Preprints (not yet peer-reviewed)

153 downloads
1,107 views

The timely publication of scientific results is essential for dynamic advances in science. The ubiquitous availability of computers which are connected to a global network made the rapid and low-cost distribution of information through electronic channels possible....

["Human-Computer Interaction","Computer Education","Computer Networks and Communications","Digital Libraries","World Wide Web and Web Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2648v2
183 downloads
721 views

"Publication forms the core structure supporting the development and transmission of scientific knowledge" (Galbraith2015). Yet, with the WorldWideWeb a dominant part of current scientific publication and information-dissemination, internet "publication" is still...

["Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems","Computer Education","Computer Networks and Communications","Digital Libraries","World Wide Web and Web Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.1568v13
68 downloads
124 views

Digital repositories bring direct impacts and influence to the research community and society but at the moment it is challenging to objectively measure their value. We distinguished the difference between impacts and influence and discussed measures and mentions...

["Bioinformatics","Computational Biology","Digital Libraries","World Wide Web and Web Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2688v1
39 downloads
114 views

While most challenges organized so far in the Semantic Web domain are focused on comparing tools with respect to different criteria such as their features and competencies, or exploiting semantically enriched data, the Semantic Web Evaluation Challenges series,...

["Data Science","Digital Libraries","Emerging Technologies","World Wide Web and Web Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2616v1
136 downloads
350 views

The ability to recognise new research trends early is strategic for many stakeholders, such as academics, institutional funding bodies, academic publishers and companies. While the state of the art presents several works on the identification of novel research...

["Artificial Intelligence","Data Science","Digital Libraries"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2306v3
16 downloads
111 views

The need of an approach for the definition of a platform-independent medical digital library, using only open-source tools, will be described. To test the need and the success of such an approach, a library will be created, which can later be used in a larger scale...

["Bioinformatics","Computer Vision","Digital Libraries","Software Engineering"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2599v1
43 downloads
172 views

The lessons learned during six years of experience in design, development, and operation of four Science Gateway (SG) generations motivated us to develop yet another generation of platforms coined “Rosemary”. At the core of Rosemary the three fundamental SG functions,...

["Bioinformatics","Digital Libraries","Distributed and Parallel Computing"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2576v1
92 downloads
495 views

Purpose: this paper introduces the Research Articles in Simplified HTML (or RASH ), which is a Web-first format for writing HTML-based scholarly papers; it is accompanied by the RASH Framework , i.e. a set tools for interacting with RASH-based articles. The paper...

["Digital Libraries","World Wide Web and Web Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2513v1
51 downloads
220 views

Science is in continuous evolution and so are the methodologies and approaches scientists tend to apply by calling for appropriate supporting environments. This is in part due to the limitations of the existing practices and in part due to the new possibilities...

["Data Science","Digital Libraries","Distributed and Parallel Computing","Network Science and Online Social Networks","Scientific Computing and Simulation"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2511v1
340 downloads
1,987 views

Software is a critical part of modern research and yet there is little support across the scholarly ecosystem for its acknowledgement and citation. Inspired by the activities of the FORCE11 working group focused on data citation, this document summarizes the recommendations...

["Digital Libraries","Software Engineering"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.2169v4
1,397 downloads
3,004 views

Data is the central currency of science, but the nature of scientific data has changed dramatically with the rapid pace of technology. This change has led to the development of a wide variety of data formats, dataset sizes, data complexity, data use cases, and...

["Bioinformatics","Digital Libraries","Scientific Computing and Simulation"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.1448v2
449 downloads
463 views

Bibliometric analysis is a statistical method to summarize the amount of scientific activity in a domain. Insights can be derived from bibliometrics to understand the development trend of the research domain. R is an open sourced programming language specialized...

["Digital Libraries","Graphics","Visual Analytics"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.1879v1
157 downloads
710 views

Publication and archival of scientific results is still commonly considered the responsability of classical publishing companies. Classical forms of publishing, however, which center around printed narrative articles, no longer seem well-suited in the digital age....

["Bioinformatics","Computer Networks and Communications","Digital Libraries","World Wide Web and Web Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.1760v1
200 downloads
472 views

The information expressed in humanistic datasets is inextricably tied to a wider discursive environment that is irreducible to complete formal representation. Humanities scholars must wrestle with this fact when they attempt to publish or consume structured data....

["Digital Libraries","World Wide Web and Web Science"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.1284v1
229 downloads
209 views

Despite being a relatively new discipline, Chinese Interpreting Studies (CIS) has witnessed tremendous growth in the number of publications and diversity of topics investigated over the past two decades. The number of doctoral dissertations produced has also increased...

["Data Mining and Machine Learning","Data Science","Databases","Digital Libraries","Natural Language and Speech"]
doi:10.7287/peerj.preprints.1277v1
What is a PeerJ Preprint?

A PeerJ Preprint is a draft of an article, abstract, or poster that has not yet been peer-reviewed for formal publication. Submit a draft, incomplete, or final version of your work for free.

Submissions today can be approved by Editorial Staff and online in 24 hours.

Establish precedent. Solicit feedback. Publish updates.

Top subject areas - Preprints

Top subject areas - People

View all subject areas