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Scholarly Publishing and Research Impact: Mid to Late Career Researcher Edition: Collaboration and Giving CRediT

This guide to scholarly communications will acquaint researchers with knowledge and tools for better understanding and managing the creation and dissemination of their scholarly research.

Collaboration and Giving CRediT

Is the first author the lead researcher? Or it is the second author, or the last author? Practices vary among disciplines, journals, and individuals. Eliminate the guesswork for your readers and provide explicit details about how each researcher contributed.

The CRediT taxonomy is one option for how to describe contributions in a clear, standardized way.


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