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Team Science: Home

Tools and literature for scientists working in collaborations and teams
Welcome to the topic guide on team science!


This guide provides literature references and links to other resources about conducting science in a collaborative way.


General Literature

Bennett LM, Gadlin H, Levine-Finley S. Collaboration & Team Science: A Field Guide. National Institutes of Health, 2010

Frodeman R, Klein JT, Pacheco RCDS (eds). The Oxford Handbook of Interdisciplinarity, 2017. ISBN: 9780198733522. doi: 0.1093/oxfordhb/9780198733522.001.0001.

Burns DS. Gaining perspectives and momentum: the value of team science. J Music Ther 2014; 51: 207-210. doi: 10.1093/jmt/thu021.

Fitzpatrick JJ. Team Science and Team Research: How Are They the Same? Appl Nurs Res 2017; 38: 179. doi: 10.1016/j.apnr.2017.10.019.

Horwitz R. Interdisciplinary Team Science in Cell Biology. Trends in cell biology 2016; 26: 796-798. doi: 10.1016/j.tcb.2016.07.007.

Koch C, Jones A. Big Science, Team Science, and Open Science for Neuroscience. Neuron 2016; 92: 612-616. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2016.10.019.

Libby AM, Cornfield DN, Abman SH. There Is No "I" in Team: New Challenges for Career Development in the Era of Team Science. J Pediatr 2016; 177: 4-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2016.06.082.

Little MM, St Hill CA, Ware KB et al. Team science as interprofessional collaborative research practice: a systematic review of the science of team science literature. J Investig Med 2017; 65: 15-22. doi: 10.1136/jim-2016-000216.

Pollock DM, Pollock JS. Mentoring for Collaborations and Team Science. Physiologist 2015; 58: 279, 282-274

Saunders P. Supporting researchers in an era of team science. Lancet 2017; 389 Suppl 1: S10-S12. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(17)30202-7.


Authorship in Team Science

Hammer MJ, Miaskowski C. Authorship Ethics in the Era of Team Science. Oncol Nurs Forum 2017; 44: 655-657. doi: 10.1188/17.ONF.655-657.

Fontanarosa P, Bauchner H, Flanagin A. Authorship and Team Science. JAMA 2017; 318: 2433-2437. doi: 10.1001/jama.2017.19341.




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