The Culture of ScienceScientific Institutions and Societies

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

Further Exploration

Philanthropy in Science

Scholarly Societies Project

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

Biography

Vannevar Bush
Vannevar Bush

Francis Bacon
Francis Bacon

Classics

Science – The Endless Frontier

Einstein’s letters

News & Events

Drug Industry Controls Many Scientific Societies And Journals

ScienceDaily, Feb. 23, 2009

Research

Google Scholar

Google - Research database allows searching of the scholarly literature.

Xerox PARC

American Chemical Society

The 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