The Culture of Science Scientific Institutions and Societies :

by Anne Egger, Ph.D., Anthony Carpi, Ph.D.

Further Exploration

Philanthropy in Science

Scholarly Societies ProjectSponsored by the University of Waterloo Library, facilitating access to information about scholarly societies across the world since 1994.


Vannevar Bush

Vannevar Bush

Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon


Science – The Endless Frontier

Einstein’s letters

News & Events

Drug Industry Controls Many Scientific Societies And JournalsScienceDaily, Feb. 23, 2009


Google ScholarGoogle - Research database allows searching of the scholarly literature.

Xerox PARC

American Chemical SocietyThe world\'s largest scientific society.

As long as [research institutions] are vigorous and healthy and their scientists are free to pursue the truth wherever it may lead, there will be a flow of new scientific knowledge to those who can apply it to practical problems in Government, in industry, or elsewhere.

- Vannevar Bush, 1945

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