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The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) is a corporation in the United States whose members serve pro bono as "advisers to the nation on science, engineering, and medicine." As a national academy, new members of the organization are elected annually by current members, based on their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research. The National Academy of Sciences is part of the National Academies, which also includes: National Academy of Engineering (NAE); Institute of Medicine (IOM); National Research Council (NRC). The group holds a congressional charter under Title 36 of the United States Code. For other groups called 'National Academy of Sciences' see /wiki/National_Academy_of_Sciences_(disambiguation). (Excerpt from Wikipedia article: National Academy of Sciences)

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Metadata related to 'national academy of sciences' (as derived from all content tagged with this term):

  • Number of articles referring to 'national academy of sciences': 8 (0.5% of published articles)
  • Total references to 'national academy of sciences' across all Ariadne articles: 20
  • Average number of references to 'national academy of sciences' per Ariadne article: 2.50
  • Earliest Ariadne article referring to 'national academy of sciences': 2001-06
  • Trending factor of 'national academy of sciences': 0 (see FAQs on monitoring of trends)

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Top authors

Ariadne contributors most frequently referring to 'national academy of sciences':

  1. alan hopkinson (see articles on this topic by this author)
  2. tigran zargaryan (see articles on this topic by this author)
  3. michael day (see articles on this topic by this author)
  4. amy hackney blackwell (see articles on this topic by this author)
  5. alex ball (see articles on this topic by this author)

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23rd International CODATA Conference

Alex Ball reports on a conference on ‘Open Data and Information for a Changing Planet’ held by the International Council for Science’s Committee on Data for Science and Technology (CODATA) at Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan on 28–31 October 2012.

November 2012, issue70, event report

Peculiarities of Digitising Materials from the Collections of the National Academy of Sciences, Armenia

Alan Hopkinson and Tigran Zargaryan give an overview of their experience of digitising paper-based materials in the Fundamental Scientific Library of the National Academy of Sciences, Armenia including some of the obstacles encountered during image processing and optical character recognition.

March 2012, issue68, feature article

Editorial Introduction to Issue 68

The editor introduces readers to the content of Ariadne issue 68.

March 2012, issue68, editorial

Image 'Quotation' Using the C.I.T.E. Architecture

Christopher Blackwell and Amy Hackney Blackwell describe with examples a digital library infrastructure that affords canonical citation for 'quoting' images, useful for creating commentaries, arguments, and teaching tools.

July 2011, issue67, feature article

Preserving Electronic Scholarly Journals: Portico

Eileen Fenton outlines issues relating to the long-term preservation of digital resources and the characteristics of an archival entity responding to this need.

April 2006, issue47, feature article

Book Review: ARIST 39 - Annual Review of Information Science and Technology

Michael Day reviews another recent volume of this key annual publication on information science and technology.

February 2006, issue46, review

ERPANET / CODATA Workshop, Lisbon

Michael Day gives us a detailed report on the ERPANET / CODATA Workshop held at the Biblioteca Nacional, Lisbon, 15-17 December 2003.

April 2004, issue39, event report

Metadata: E-print Services and Long-term Access to the Record of Scholarly and Scientific Research

Michael Day looks at the long-term preservation implications of one of the OAI protocol's potential applications - e-print services.

June 2001, issue28, regular column

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