Knowledge Exchange: Help us explore the practices, drivers and impediments to the use of preprints in scholarly communication

« Knowledge Exchange is currently exploring the practices, drivers and the impediments to the use of preprints in scholarly communication. We wish to explore the possible effects the use of preprints might have and if they are likely to be embedded as a norm in the research life cycle. We plan to use this research to identify whether the research community could benefit from the release of recommendations or best practice.
To gauge the current preprints landscape, we are investigating the perspectives of 40 stakeholders with different roles: researchers, research performing and research funding organizations. In this context, we are looking for researchers in the fields of Biology, Chemistry and Psychology who might be interested in talking to us. (…) »