Friday, August 7, 2015

CrossMark – a Useful Tool for Researchers

How can researchers and librarians find out about updates, corrections and retractions once a scholarly research paper is published? CrossMark is the tool that enables publishers to communicate these changes. Watch for this logo on a publication to check the status:

CrossMark is a service of CrossRefthe same folks who bring you the DOI (Digital Object Identifier) that is on many articles today.

For more information about CrossMark see their list of frequently asked questions. While they last, contact the Medical Library if you would like a free CrossMark pen!

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