Corpus ID: 196621555

Robust Archives Maximize Scientific Accessibility

  title={Robust Archives Maximize Scientific Accessibility},
  author={J. E. G. Peek and Vandana Desai and R. L. White and R. D'Abrusco and J. Mazzarella and C. Grant and Jenny Novacescu and E. Scire and S. Winkelman},
  • J. E. G. Peek, Vandana Desai, +6 authors S. Winkelman
  • Published 2019
  • Physics, Computer Science
  • ArXiv
  • We present a bibliographic analysis of Chandra, Hubble, and Spitzer publications. We find (a) archival data are used in >60% of the publication output and (b) archives for these missions enable a much broader set of institutions and countries to scientifically use data from these missions. Specifically, we find that authors from institutions that have published few papers from a given mission publish 2/3 archival publications, while those with many publications typically have 1/3 archival… CONTINUE READING

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