Scholarly Communication

Here are some of my current research projects on scholarly communication.

History of Scholarly Communication

An ongoing blog examining the ways that the scholarly publishing system has evolved, and how scholarly communication’s history impacts current developments in the research ecosystem.


Ph.D. Dissertation

My doctoral dissertation, The Power of Science: Origins of American Scholarly Communication, 1840 – 1900, explores the history of scientific publishing in the United States including analysis of two of the earliest American scientific societies (the American Association for the Advancement of Science and the American Chemical Society) as well as some of America’s first scientific journals (the American Journal of Science, the Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and the Journal of the American Chemical Society).

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