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Scientific publications: Readers reviews and comments

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Dec5-11, 06:45 AM
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I you plan to buy a book on Amazon, you can read comments by previous readers.
These comments, together with the book preview, are quite useful.
At the least, reviews could decrease the risk of a wrong purchase or of a waste of time.

Wouldn't it be useful to also have the opportunity to read comments by previous readers?

I would be interrested to know if there have already been such initiatives on the web,
and what you would think about that?


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Dec5-11, 06:54 AM
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The Faculty of 1000 is one such initiative. Several thousand researchers and clinicians from around the world review published papers and rank them.

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