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PDFs or not? That isn’t the right question.

This year’s thread questioning the value of PDFs for publishing research has spawned an important discussion (links at the bottom of this thread). On the face of it, the question we are discussing is: Should we publish PDFs, or is

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Providing context: topic pages at research institutions

Topics are usually prominently displayed at research institutions

Although there are many other aspects to developing strong topic pages, in many ways topic pages are a means of providing context on topics. This opportunity is frequently missed by research organizations. Below I make five suggestions for providing better context to your research from topic pages. Note that although the focus (including the examples) is on think tanks, these recommendations apply to other research institutions as well.

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