Funding For Research!
Carol Anne Meyer, @meyercarol, who is responsible for Business Development and Marketing at CrossRef describes CrossRef's FundRef funder identification service, which correlates funding organizations with the scholarly articles and other documents that result from their research expenditures The FundRef taxonomy allows researchers to choose from a controlled vocabulary of thousands of funder names when they submit papers for publication. FundRef Search and other tools help funders demonstrate and measure the impact of their activities. CrossRef Member Publishers participating in FundRef will be able serve the author/researcher community by helping them meet their funder compliance and reporting requirements and by displaying funding information through the CrossMark service. Carol will also introduce CrossRef services that allow researchers and publishers to reduce the time and effort necessary to arrange the necessary permissions for text and data mining, She will also explain the relationship between these services and initiatives to increase public access to scholarly content.