Some thoughts on principles for scientific attribution

Martin Fenner
October 28, 2010 0 min read

Today I posted a document ( that should help define a set of principles for scientific attribution. These principles will be presented and discussed at the National Science Foundation workshop Changing the Conduct of Science in the Information Age on November 12. Many people helped me with this document (Cameron Neylon ( in particular), and I welcome comments and suggestions.

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