Authorship Daily Challenge – Day 6

Broadening authorship.

McNutt et al. in PNAS advocated for using CRediT but also tweaked the ICMJE criteria to broaden participation. Does this more inclusive guide better fit researchers’ usual practices?

McNutt, M. K., Bradford, M., Drazen, J. M., Hanson, B., Howard, B., Jamieson, K. H., Kiermer, V., Marcus, E., Pope, B.K., Schekman, R., Swaminathan, S., Stang, P. J., & Verma, I. M. (2018). Transparency in authors’ contributions and responsibilities to promote integrity in scientific publication. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 115(11):2557-2560.