The Availability of Research Data Declines Rapidly with Article Age

@article{Vines2014TheAO,
  title={The Availability of Research Data Declines Rapidly with Article Age},
  author={T. Vines and A. Albert and Rose L. Andrew and F. D{\'e}barre and D. Bock and Michelle T. Franklin and Kimberley Gilbert and Jean-S{\'e}bastien Moore and S. Renaut and Diana J. Rennison},
  journal={Current Biology},
  year={2014},
  volume={24},
  pages={94-97}
}
  • T. Vines, A. Albert, +7 authors Diana J. Rennison
  • Published 2014
  • Biology, Computer Science, Physics, Medicine
  • Current Biology
  • Policies ensuring that research data are available on public archives are increasingly being implemented at the government [1], funding agency [2-4], and journal [5, 6] level. These policies are predicated on the idea that authors are poor stewards of their data, particularly over the long term [7], and indeed many studies have found that authors are often unable or unwilling to share their data [8-11]. However, there are no systematic estimates of how the availability of research data changes… CONTINUE READING
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