Publications: Stevan Harnad



Harnad, S. (1972) Creativity, lateral saccades and the nondominant hemisphere. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 34: 653 - 654.


 Harnad, S. (1974) Review of The Psychophysiology of the frontal lobes (K. Pribram & A. Luria, eds, 1972). Quarterly Review of Biology.


Harnad, S. (1976) Commentary on Jonas & Jonas: Gender Differences in Mental Function. Current Anthropology 17: 327 - 328.

Harnad, Stevan (1976) Induction, evolution and accountability, In: Origins and Evolution of Language and Speech (Harnad, Stevan, Steklis , Horst Dieter and Lancaster, Jane B., Eds.), 58-60. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 

Harnad, S., Steklis, H. D. & Lancaster, J. B. (eds.) (1976) Origins and Evolution of Language and Speech. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 280.

Steklis, H.D. & Harnad, S. (1976) Commentary on Paredes & Hepburn: The Split-Brain and the Culture-Cognition Paradox. Current Anthropology 17: 320 -322.

Steklis, Horst Dieter and Harnad, Stevan (1976) From hand to mouth: Some critical stages in the evolution of language, In: Origins and Evolution of Language and Speech (Harnad, Stevan, Steklis , Horst Dieter and Lancaster, Jane B., Eds.), 445-455. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 280.


Harnad, S., Doty, R.W., Goldstein, L., Jaynes, J. & Krauthamer, G. (eds.) (1977) Lateralization in the nervous system. New York: Academic Press.

Harnad, S. & Doty, R.W. (1977) Introductory Overview. In: Harnad et al. 1977, xvii - xlviii.

Goldstein, L. & Harnad, S. (1977) Quantitated EEG correlates of normal and abnormal interhemispheric relations. In: Language and hemispheric specialization in man (J. Desmedt, ed., Basel: Karger).


 Harnad, S. (1978) Editorial. Behavioral and Brain Sciences.


 Harnad, S. (1979) Creative disagreement. The Sciences 19: 18 - 20.


 Harnad, S. (1980) Biographical entry for A. Montagu. International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences (Biographical Supplement) 18: 535 - 536.


Harnad, S. (1982) Consciousness: An afterthought. Cognition and Brain Theory 5: 29 - 47.

Harnad, S. (1982) Discussion (passim) In: Lucas, M.M. & Hayes, P.J. (Eds.) Proceedings of the Cognitive Curriculum Conference. University of Rochester.

Harnad, S. (1982) Metaphor and Mental Duality In: Language, mind and brain (T. Simon & R. Scholes, eds.) Hillsdale NJ: Erlbaum, 189 - 211.

Harnad, S. (1982) Neoconstructivism: A Unifying Constraint for the Cognitive Sciences, In: Language, mind and brain (T. Simon & R. Scholes, eds., Hillsdale NJ: Erlbaum), 1 - 11.

Harnad, S. (ed.) (1982) Peer commentary on peer review: A case study in scientific quality control, New York: Cambridge University Press.


Harnad, S. (1983) Commentary on Klein: Analogy, mysticism and culture, Current Anthropology 24: 170 - 171.

Harnad, S. (1983) On Translation. TLS-The Times Literary Supplement 209: 1347-1348


Harnad, S. (1984) Commentary on Garfield: Anthropology journals: What they cite and what cites them. Current Anthropology 25: 521 - 522.

Harnad, S. (1984) Commentaries, opinions and the growth of scientific knowledge. American Psychologist 39: 1497 - 1498.

Harnad, S. (1984) Mind in society: Where the action is? (Review of R. F. Secord, ed., Explaining human behavior, Beverly Hills: Sage, 1982.) Contemporary Psychology 29: 951 - 953.

Harnad, S. (1984) Verifying machines' minds. (Review of J. T. Culbertson, Consciousness: Natural and artificial, NY: Libra 1982.) Contemporary Psychology 29: 389 - 391.

Harnad, S. (1984) What are the scope and limits of radical behaviorist theory? Behavioral and Brain Sciences 7: 720 -721.


Harnad, S. (1985) Aspects of behaviorism. TLS-The Times Literary Supplement 4298: 91

 Harnad, S. (1985): Bugs, Slugs, Computers and Consciousness. American Psychologist 73(2): 21 (Comment)

 Harnad, S. (1985) Hebb, D.O. - Father of Cognitive Psychobiology 1904-1985 Behavioral and Brain Sciences 8(4): 765. (Obituary)

 Harnad, Stevan (1985) Rational disagreement in peer review. Science, Technology and Human Values, 10 p.55-62.


Harnad, S. (1986) Policing the Paper Chase. (Review of S. Lock, A difficult balance: Peer review in biomedical publication.) Nature 322: 24 - 5.


Harnad, S. (ed.) (1987) Categorical Perception: The Groundwork of Cognition . New York: Cambridge University Press. 

 Harnad, S. (1987) Category Induction and Representation, Chapter 18 of: Harnad, S. (ed.) (1987) Categorical Perception: The Groundwork of Cognition . New York: Cambridge University Press.

 Harnad, S. (1987) Psychophysical and cognitive aspects of categorical perception: A critical overview, Chapter 1 of: Harnad, S. (ed.) (1987) Categorical Perception: The Groundwork of Cognition . New York: Cambridge University Press.


Catania, A.C. & Harnad, S. (eds.) (1988) The Selection of Behavior. The Operant Behaviorism of BF Skinner: Comments and Consequences. New York: Cambridge University Press.


 Harnad, S. (1989) Minds, Machines and Searle. Journal of Theoretical and Experimental Artificial Intelligence 1: 5-25.


Harnad, S. (1990) Against Computational Hermeneutics (Invited commentary on Eric Dietrich's Computationalism) Social Epistemology 4: 167-172.

Harnad, S. (1990) Are Species Intelligent - Editorial Commentary Behavioral and Brain Sciences 13(1): 94.

Harnad, S. (1990) Lost in the hermeneutic hall of mirrors. Invited Commentary on: Michael Dyer: Minds, Machines, Searle and Harnad. Journal of Experimental and Theoretical Artificial Intelligence 2: 321 - 327.

Harnad, S. (1990) Scholarly Skywriting and the Prepublication Continuum of Scientific Inquiry Psychological Science 1: 342 - 343 (reprinted in Current Contents 45: 9-13, November 11 1991).

Harnad, S. (1990) The Symbol Grounding Problem Physica D 42: 335-346. [Reprinted in Hungarian Translation as "A Szimbolum-Lehorgonyzas Problemaja." Magyar Pszichologiai Szemle XLVIII-XLIX (32-33) 5-6: 365-383.]

 Harnad, S. (1990) Symbols and Nets: Cooperation vs. Competition. Review of: S. Pinker and J. Mehler (Eds.) (1988) Connections and Symbols. Connection Science 2: 257-260.


Harnad, S. (1991) Electronic Journal Publishing in the Net. ARL Newsletter , no. 156 (May 8, 1991): 2-3.

Harnad, S., Hanson, S.J., & Lubin, J. (1991) Categorical Perception and the Evolution of Supervised Learning in Neural Nets. In: Working Papers of the AAAI Spring Symposium on Machine Learning of Natural Language and Ontology (DW Powers & L Reeker, Eds.) pp. 65-74. Presented at Symposium on Symbol Grounding: Problems and Practice, Stanford University, March 1991; also reprinted as Document D91-09, Deutsches Forschungszentrum fur Kuenstliche Intelligenz GmbH Kaiserslautern FRG.

Harnad, S. (1991) Post-Gutenberg Galaxy: The Fourth Revolution in the Means of Production of Knowledge. Public-Access Computer Systems Review 2 (1): 39 - 53 (also reprinted in PACS Annual Review Volume 2 1992; and in R. D. Mason (ed.) Computer Conferencing: The Last Word. Beach Holme Publishers, 1992; and in: M. Strangelove & D. Kovacs: Directory of Electronic Journals, Newsletters, and Academic Discussion Lists (A. Okerson, ed), 2nd edition. Washington, DC, Association of Research Libraries, Office of Scientific & Academic Publishing, 1992); and in Hungarian translation in REPLIKA 1994; and in Japanese in "Research and Development of Scholarly Information Dissemination Systems" 1994-1995.

Harnad, S. (1991) "Other Bodies, Other Minds: A Machine Incarnation of an Old Philosophical Problem"Minds and Machines 1: 43-54. 


Harnad, S. (1992) Connecting Object to Symbol in Modeling Cognition. In: A. Clark and R. Lutz (Eds.) Connectionism in Context Springer Verlag, pp. 75-90.

Harnad, S. (1992) Interactive Publication: Extending American Physical Society's Discipline-Specific Model for Electronic Publishing. Serials Review, Special Issue on Economics Models for Electronic Publishing, pp. 58 - 61.

Harnad, S. (1992) There is only one mind body problem. (Abstract) International Journal of Psychology 27(3-4) p. 521

Harnad, S. (1992) The Turing Test Is Not A Trick: Turing Indistinguishability Is A Scientific Criterion. SIGART Bulletin 3(4) (October 1992) pp. 9 - 10.

Hayes, P., Harnad, S., Perlis, D. & Block, N. (1992) Virtual Symposium on Virtual Mind. Minds and Machines 2(3) 217-238.

Harnad, S. (1992) What scholars want and need from electronic journals. (Abstract)  Proceedings of the ASIS Annual Meeting, Vol.29, p.342


 Harnad, S. (1993) Artificial Life: Synthetic Versus Virtual. Artificial Life III. Proceedings, Santa Fe Institute Studies in the Sciences of Complexity. Volume XVI.

 Harnad S. (1993) Discussion (passim) In: Bock, G.R. & Marsh, J. (Eds.) Experimental and Theoretical Studies of Consciousness. CIBA Foundation Symposium 174. Chichester: Wiley

Harnad, S. (1993) Exorcizing the Ghost of Mental Imagery. Commentary on: JI Glasgow: "The Imagery Debate Revisited." Computational Intelligence 9(4) 309-333.

Harnad, S. (1993) Grounding Symbols in the Analog World with Neural Nets. Think 2(1) 12-78 (Special Issue on "Connectionism versus Symbolism" D.M.W. Powers & P.A. Flach, eds.). Reprinted in Psycoloquy 12(034-063) [Also reprinted in French translation as "L'Ancrage des Symboles dans le Monde Analogique a l'aide de Reseaux Neuronaux: un Modele Hybride." In: Rialle V. et Payette D. (Eds) La Modelisation. LEKTON, Vol IV, No 2.]
The following responses to commentaries are available:

Harnad, S. Transduction, Yes. Degrees of Grounding, No

Harnad, S. People Are Not Virtual: Real Sensorimotor Embodiment Is Necessary

Harnad, S. The Ubiquity Of Physics (And The Physics-Independence Of Computation)

Harnad, S. Computation And Minds: Analog Is Otherwise

Harnad, S. TTT Guarantees Only Grounding: But Meaning = Grounding + Feeling

Harnad, S. Implementation-Dependent Computation Is Not Computation

Harnad, S. Dynamical Systems, Evolution, Grounding And Meaning

Harnad, S. Is Real Chaos Essential To Cognitive Capacity, Or Will Symbolic Simulation Do?

Harnad, S. Symbol Grounding Is An End: Analog Processes Are A Means

Harnad, S. Software Can't Reconfigure A Computer Into A Red Herring

Harnad, S. Don't Take Any Virtual Planes!

Harnad, S. Grounding: Interpreter-Independent Causal Connections Between Symbols And Objects, Turing-Scale

Harnad, S. Title To Come

Harnad, S. Title To Come

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Harnad, Stevan (1993) Problems, Problems: The Frame Problem as a Symptom of the Symbol Grounding Problem. PSYCOLOQUY 4(34) frame-problem.11.

Harnad, Stevan (1993) Symbol Grounding is an Empirical Problem: Neural Nets are Just a Candidate Component. Proceedings of the Fifteenth Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society. NJ: Erlbaum


Harnad S, (1994/2000) The Convergence Argument in Mind-Modelling: Scaling Up from Toyland to the Total Turing Test. Cognoscenti: Bulletin of the Toronto Cognitive Science Society 2: 35-39. And in: PSYCOLOQUY 11(078) 2000.

Harnad, S. (1994/1996) Computation Is Just Interpretable Symbol Manipulation: Cognition Isn't. Special Issue on "What Is Computation" Minds and Machines 4:379-390 [Also appears in French translation in "Penser l'Esprit: Des Sciences de la Cognition a une Philosophie Cognitive," V. Rialle & D. Fisette, Eds. Presses Universite de Grenoble. 1996]

Harnad, S. (1994) Levels of Functional Equivalence in Reverse Bioengineering: The Darwinian Turing Test for Artificial Life. Artificial Life 1(3): 293-301. Reprinted in: C.G. Langton (Ed.). Artificial Life: An Overview. MIT Press 1995.

Cordo, P & Harnad, S. (Eds.) (1994) Movement Control. Cambridge University Press.


Harnad, S, (1995) Does the Mind Piggy-Back on Robotic and Symbolic Capacity? In: H. Morowitz (ed.) "The Mind, the Brain, and Complex Adaptive Systems." Santa Fe Institute Studies in the Sciences of Complexity. Volume XXII. P. 204-220.

Harnad, S. (1995) Electronic Scholarly Publication: Quo Vadis? Serials Review 21(1) 70-72 (Reprinted in Managing Information 2(3) 1995)

Harnad, S. (1995) Grounding Symbolic Capacity in Robotic Capacity. In: Steels, L. and R. Brooks (eds.) The Artificial Life Route to Artificial Intelligence: Building Situated Embodied Agents. New Haven: Lawrence Erlbaum. Pp. 277-286.

Harnad, S. (1995) Grounding symbols in sensorimotor categories with neural networks. In: IEE Colloquium "Grounding Representations: Integration of Sensory Information in Natural Language Processing, Artificial Intelligence and Neural Networks" (Digest No.1995/103).

Harnad, S. (1995) Interactive Cognition: Exploring the Potential of Electronic Quote/Commenting. In: B. Gorayska & J.L. Mey (Eds.) Cognitive Technology: In Search of a Humane Interface. Elsevier. Pp. 397-414.

Harnad, S. (1995) The PostGutenberg Galaxy: How to Get There From Here. Information Society 11(4) 285-292. Also appeared in: Times Higher Education Supplment. Multimedia. P. vi. 12 May 1995

Harnad, S. (1995) Sorting the Esoterica from the Exoterica: There's Plenty of Room in Cyberspace: Response to Fuller. Information Society 11(4) 305-324. Also appeared in: Times Higher Education Supplement. Multimedia. P. vi 9 June 1995

Harnad, S. (1995) Universal FTP Archives for Esoteric Science and Scholarship: A Subversive Proposal. In: Ann Okerson & James O'Donnell (Eds.) Scholarly Journals at the Crossroads; A Subversive Proposal for Electronic Publishing. Washington, DC., Association of Research Libraries, June 1995.

Harnad. S (1995) The Warp Factor. Guardian (OnLine: Offline) Thursday 23 February 1995. P.11

Harnad, S. (1995) What Thoughts Are Made Of. Nature 378: 455-456. Book Review of: Churchland, PM. (1995) The Engine of Reason, the Seat of the Soul: A Philosophical Journey into the Brain (MIT Press) and Greenfield, SA (1995) Journey to the Centers of the Mind. (Freeman)

 Harnad, Stevan (1995) "Why and How We Are Not Zombies. Journal of Consciousness Studies 1:164-167.

 Harnad, S. Hanson, S.J. & Lubin, J. (1995) Learned Categorical Perception in Neural Nets: Implications for Symbol Grounding. In: V. Honavar & L. Uhr (eds) Symbol Processors and Connectionist Network Models in Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Modelling: Steps Toward Principled Integration. Academic Press. pp. 191-206.

Harnad, S. & Hey, J. (1995) Esoteric Knowledge: The Scholar and Scholarly Publishing on the Net. In: Lorcan Dempsey, Derek Law & Ian Mowat (Eds.) Networking and the Future of Libraries. London: Library Association Publishing. Pp. 110-118.


Harnad, S. (1996) Experimental Analysis of Naming Behavior Cannot Explain Naming Capacity. Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior 65: 262-264. [Invited Commentary on Horne & Lowe: "On the Origins of Naming and Other Symbolic Behavior" Journal for the Experimental Analysis of Behavior"]

Harnad, S. (1996) Implementing Peer Review on the Net: Scientific Quality Control in Scholarly Electronic Journals. In: Peek, R. & Newby, G. (Eds.) Scholarly Publishing: The Electronic Frontier. Cambridge MA: MIT Press. Pp 103-118.

Harnad, S. (1996) The Origin of Words: A Psychophysical Hypothesis In Velichkovsky B & Rumbaugh, D. (Eds.) Communicating Meaning: Evolution and Development of Language. NJ: Erlbaum: pp 27-44.

Harnad, S. (1996) What to Do About Feelings? [Published as "Conscious Ecumenism" Review of PSYCHE: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Research on Consciousness] Times Higher Education Supplement. June 7 1996, P. 29.

Bell, C., Cordo, P., Harnad, S. (1996) Controversies in Neuroscience .4. Motor learning and synaptic plasticity in the cerebellum: Introduction. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 19: 5-6.

Cangelosi, A., Greco, A. & Harnad, S. (1996) Categorical perception effects in connectionist models. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Italian Psychological Association. Experimental Psychology Section. Capri, 30 September 1996.

Damper, R.I., M.O. Gore and S. Harnad. Acoustic and auditory representations of the voicing contrast. J. Acoustical Society of America, 100:2682 [Abstract], 1996.

Damper, R & Harnad, S. (1996) The Auditory Basis of the Perception of Voicing. Proceedings of (ECSA) European Speech Communication Association Tutorial and Research Workshop on "The Auditory Basis of Speech Perception." Keele University. July 19 1996. Pp 69-74.


Harnad, S. (1997) How Learned Journals Are Different. European Science Foundation Communications 37: 22-24.

Harnad, S. (1997) How to Fast-Forward Serials to the Inevitable and the Optimal for Scholars and Scientists. Serials Librarian 30: 73-81. (Reprinted in C. Christiansen & C. Leatham, Eds. Pioneering New Serials Frontiers: From Petroglyphs to CyberSerials. NY: Haworth Press, and in French translation as Comment Accelerer l'Ineluctable Evolution des Revues Erudites vers la Solution Optimale pour les Chercheurs et la Recherche

Harnad, S. (1997) Learned Inquiry and the Net: The Role of Peer Review, Peer Commentary and Copyright. Learned Publishing 11(4) 283-292. Short version appeared in 1997 in Antiquity 71: 1042-1048. Excerpts also appeared in the University of Toronto Bulletin: 51(6) P. 12. 

Harnad, S (1997) "Lively Flights of Fancy". Book review of M. Boden (ed.) "The Philosophy of Artificial Life". Blackwell. Times Higher Education Supplement. 31 January 1997.

Harnad, S (1997) The Paper House of Cards (And Why It is Taking So Long to Collapse). Ariadne 8: 6-7.

 Harnad, S. & Hemus, M. (1997) All Or None: No Stable Hybrid or Half-Way Solutions for Launching the Learned Periodical Literature into the PostGutenberg Galaxy. In Butterworth, I. (Ed.) The Impact of Electronic Publishing on the Academic Community. London: Portland Press. Pp 18-27.

 Greco, A., Cangelosi, A. & Harnad, S. (1997) A connectionist model of categorical perception and symbol grounding. Proceedings of the 15th Annual Workshop of the European Society for the Study of Cognitive Systems. Freiburg (D). January 1997: 7.

Pevtzow, R. & Harnad, S. (1997) Warping Similarity Space in Category Learning by Human Subjects: The Role of Task Difficulty. In: Ramscar, M., Hahn, U., Cambouropolos, E. & Pain, H. (Eds.) Proceedings of SimCat 1997: Interdisciplinary Workshop on Similarity and Categorization. Department of Artificial Intelligence, Edinburgh University: 189 - 195.

Roberts, B., Cordo, P,, & Harnad, S. (1997) Controversies in neuroscience V: Persistent pain: Neuronal mechanisms and clinical implications: Introduction. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 20: 3.

Tijsseling, A. & Harnad, S. (1997) Warping Similarity Space in Category Learning by Backprop Nets. In: Ramscar, M., Hahn, U., Cambouropolos, E. & Pain, H. (Eds.) Proceedings of SimCat 1997: Interdisciplinary Workshop on Similarity and Categorization. Department of Artificial Intelligence, Edinburgh University: 263 - 269.


 Harnad, S. (1998) Beyond Object Constancy. Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE) Seminar on "Self-Learning Robots II: Bio-Robotics" (Digest 98/248: 2/1-2/3)

 Harnad, S. (1998) For Whom the Gate Tolls? Free the Online-Only Refereed Literature. American Scientist Forum.

Harnad, S. (1998) Hardships of Cognitive Science. Review of J. Shear (Ed.) Explaining Consciousness (MIT/Bradford 1997) Trends in Cognitive Sciences 2(6): 234-235.

Harnad, S. (1998/2000/2004) The invisible hand of peer review. Nature [online] (5 Nov. 1998), Exploit Interactive 5 (2000): and in Shatz, B. (2004) (ed.) Peer Review: A Critical Inquiry. Rowland & Littlefield. Pp. 235-242.

Harnad, S. (1998) On-Line Journals and Financial Fire-Walls. Nature 395(6698): 127-128

Harnad, S., Smith, A., & Doyle, M. (1998) Visions of an electronic-publishing future. American Scientist 86(6) 500.

Cordo, P.J., Bell, C.C. & Harnad, S. (1998) (Eds.) Motor Learning and Synaptic Plasticity. New York: Cambridge University Press. 

Light, P., White, S., Harnad, S., Light, V., Nesbitt, E. (1998) Student Experiences of Skywriting. Implementing Student Learning Technologies: Strategies and Experience. Learning Technologies Conference. Southampton, April, 1998.

Livingston, K., Andrews J. & Harnad, S. (1998) Categorical Perception Effects Induced by Category Learning. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition 24(3) 732-753.

Tijsseling, A.G., Pevtzow, R., Casey, M. & Harnad, S. (1998) Categories as Attractors. In: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems. Boston University. Boston MA.


Harnad, S. (1999) Advancing Science By Self-Archiving Refereed Research. Science dEbates [online] 31 July 1999.

Harnad, S. (1999) Critiques of H. Varmus E-biomed  Proposal

Harnad, S. (1999) Free at Last: The Future of Peer-Reviewed Journals. D-Lib Magazine 5(12) December 1999

Harnad, S. (1999) The Future of Scholarly Skywriting. In: Scammell, A. (Ed.) i in the Sky: Visions of the information future Aslib, November 1999

Harnad, S. (1999) Online archive must serve authors as well as publishers (letter). Nature 401(6752): 423

Harnad, S. (1999) Why I believe intelligence can be measured by IQ tests, and how universities could make use of them. Times Higher Education Supplement 1371: p. 18. Friday February 12 1999.

Adams, L.J., R.I. Damper, S. Harnad and W. Hall (1999) A system design for human factors studies of speech-enabled Web browsing. Proc ESCA Workshop on Interactive Dialogue in Multi-Modal Systems, Kloster Irsee, Germany p.137-140.

Duranceau, E. & Harnad, S. (1999) Electronic Journal Forum: Resetting Our Intuition Pumps for the Online-Only Era: A Conversation With Stevan Harnad. Serials Review 25(1): 109-115


Harnad, S. (2000) Correlation VS. Causality: How/Why the Mind/Body Problem Is Hard. [Invited Commentary of Humphrey, N. "How to Solve the Mind-Body Problem"] Journal of Consciousness Studies 7(4): 54-61.

Harnad, S. (2000) E-Knowledge: Freeing the Refereed Journal Corpus Online. Computer Law & Security Report 16(2) 78-87. [Rebuttal to Bloom Editorial in Science and Relman Editorial in New England Journal of Medicine] 

Harnad, S. (2000) From Sensorimotor Praxis and Pantomine to Symbolic Representations The Evolution of Language. Proceedings of 3rd International Conference. Paris 3-6 April 2000: Pp 118-125.

Harnad, S. (2000) Ingelfinger Over-Ruled: The Role of the Web in the Future of Refereed Medical Journal Publishing. Lancet Perspectives 256 (December Supplement): s16.   

Harnad, S. & Carr, L. (2000) Integrating, Navigating and Analyzing Eprint Archives Through Open Citation Linking (the OpCit Project). Current Science 79(5): 629-638.

Harnad, S. (2000) Minds, Machines, and Turing: The Indistinguishability of Indistinguishables. Journal of Logic, Language, and Information 9(4): 425-445. (special issue on "Alan Turing and Artificial Intelligence")

Harnad, S., Varian, H. & Parks, R. (2000) Academic publishing in the online era: What Will Be For-Fee And What Will Be For-Free? Culture Machine 2 (Online Journal)

Cangelosi A., Greco A. & Harnad S. (2000). From robotic toil to symbolic theft: Grounding transfer from entry-level to higher-level categories. Connection Science12(2):143-162 

Carr, L., Hitchcock, S., Hall, W. & Harnad, S. (2000) A usage based analysis of CoRR [A commentary on "CoRR: a Computing Research Repository" by Joseph Y. Halpern] ACM SIGDOC Journal of Computer Documentation May 2000.

Damper, R.I. & Harnad, S. (2000) Neural Network Modeling of Categorical Perception. Perception and Psychophysics 62(4): 843-867

Hitchcock, S. Carr, L., Jiao, Z., Bergmark, D., Hall, W., Lagoze, C. & Harnad, S. (2000) Developing services for open eprint archives: globalisation, integration and the impact of links. Proceedings of the 5th ACM Conference on Digital Libraries. San Antonio Texas June 2000.

Light, P., Light, V., Nesbitt, E. & Harnad, S. (2000) Up for Debate: CMC as a support for course related discussion in a campus university setting. In R. Joiner (Ed) Rethinking Collaborative Learning. London: Routledge.

Tansley, R. & Harnad, S. (2000) Software for Creating Institutional and Individual Open Archives D-Lib Magazine 6 (10)


Harnad, S. (2001) AAAS's Response: Too Little, Too Late. Science dEbates [online] 2 April 2001.

Harnad, S. (2001) The Budapest Open Access Initiative Self-Archiving FAQ.

Harnad, Stevan (2001/2003/2004) For Whom the Gate Tolls?  Published as: (2003) Open Access to Peer-Reviewed Research Through Author/Institution Self-Archiving: Maximizing Research Impact by Maximizing Online Access. In: Law, Derek & Judith Andrews, Eds. Digital Libraries: Policy Planning and Practice. Ashgate Publishing 2003. [Shorter version: Harnad S. (2003) Journal of Postgraduate Medicine 49: 337-342.]  and in: (2004) Historical Social Research (HSR) 29:1. [French version: Harnad, S. (2003) Cielographie et cielolexie: Anomalie post-gutenbergienne et comment la resoudre. In: Origgi, G. & Arikha, N. (eds) Le texte a l'heure de l'Internet. Bibliotheque Centre Pompidou: Pp. 77-103. ]

Harnad, S. (2001) Harnad on Dennett on Chalmers on Consciousness: The Mind/Body Problem is the Feeling/Function Problem.

Harnad, S. (2001) Minds, Machines and Searle II: What's Wrong and Right About Searle's Chinese Room Argument? In: M. Bishop & J. Preston (eds.) Essays on Searle's Chinese Room Argument. Oxford University Press.

Harnad, S. (2001) No Easy Way Out. The Sciences 41(2) 36-42. Original longer version "Explaining the Mind: Problems, Problems"  Hungarian translation.

Harnad, S. (2001) The (Refereed) Literature-Liberation Movement. New Scientist

Harnad, S. (2001) Research access, impact and assessment. Times Higher Education Supplement 1487: p. 16. 

Harnad, S. (2001) Six Proposals for Freeing the Refereed Literature Ariadne 28 June 2001.

Harnad, S. (2001) Spielberg's AI: Another Cuddly No-Brainer.

Harnad, S. (2001) Trasformazioni al Passo con i Tempi. Ricerca Roche 31. March 2001: 22-25.

Harnad, S. (2001) The Self-Archiving Initiative. Nature 410: 1024-1025 [Expanded version in: Tammaro, E.M. (ed) Scholarly Communication and Academic Presses. University of Firenze Press, 2002] Nature WebDebates version. WebDebates 

Harnad, S., Carr, L. and Brody, T. (2001) How and Why to Free All Refereed Research from Access- and Impact-Barriers, Now. High Energy Physics Library Webzine 4.

Cangelosi, A. & Harnad, S. (2001) The Adaptive Advantage of Symbolic Theft Over Sensorimotor Toil:Grounding Language in Perceptual Categories. Evolution of Communication 4(1) 117-142; in French (with co-author Michelle Coulmance) as "Le martien, les chamignons et les reseaux de neurones." Flash Informatique 26 aout 2003.

Carr, L., Hitchcock, S., Hall, W. and Harnad, S. (2001) Enhancing OAI Metadata for Eprint Services: two proposals. In Proceedings of Experimental OAI-based Digital Library Systems Workshop 5, pp. 54-59, Darmstadt. Brody, T., Jiao, Z., Hitchcock, S., Carr, L. and Harnad, S., Eds.

Blagrove, Mark; Harnad, Stevan; Pace-Schott, Edward F.; Solms, Mark (Eds.) (2001) Sleep and Dreaming: Scientific Advances and Reconsiderations. Cambridge University Press.

Brody, T., Jiao, Z., Hitchcock, S., Carr L. & Harnad, S.  (2001) Enhancing OAI Metadata for Eprint Services: two proposals
Experimental OAI-based Digital Library Systems Workshop held in conjunction with the 5th European Conference on Research and Advanced Technology for Digital Libraries (ECDL), Darmstadt, September 8, 2001


Harnad, S. (2002) Darwin, Skinner, Turing and the Mind. (Inaugural Address. Hungarian Academy of Science.) Magyar Pszichologiai Szemle LVII (4) 521-528.

Harnad, S. (2002) Symbol Grounding and the Origin of Language. In: M. Scheutz (ed.) Computationalism: New Directions Cambridge MA: MIT Press. Pp. 143-158. (Polish translation

Harnad, S. (2002) Turing Indistinguishability and the Blind Watchmaker. In: J. Fetzer (ed.) Evolving Consciousness Amsterdam: John Benjamins. Pp. 3-18.

Brody, T., Carr, L. & Harnad, S. (2002) Evidence of Hypertext in the Scholarly Archive  Proceedings of HT'02, the 13th ACM Conference on Hypertext, University of Maryland, June 2002

Cangelosi, A., Greco, A. & Harnad, S. (2002) Symbol Grounding and the Symbolic Theft Hypothesis. In: Cangelosi, A. & Parisi, D. (Eds.) Simulating the Evolution of Language. London, Springer.

Carr, L., Hitchcock, S., Hall, W. and Harnad, S. (2002) Evidence of Hypertext in the Scholarly Archive. In Proceedings of HT'02, the 13th ACM Conference on Hypertext 13, pp. 54-59, University of Maryland.

Gutteridge, Christopher and Harnad, Stevan (2002) Applications, Potential Problems and a Suggested Policy for Institutional E-Print Archives.

Hitchcock, Steve, Tim Brody, Christopher Gutteridge, Les Carr, Wendy Hall, Stevan Harnad, Donna Bergmark, Carl Lagoze (2002) Open Citation Linking: The Way Forward. D-Lib Magazine. Volume 8 Number 10. October 2002.

Liu, Xiaoming and Brody, Tim and Harnad, Stevan and Carr, Les and Maly, Kurt and Zubair, Mohammad and Nelson, Michael L (2002) A Scalable Architecture for Harvest-Based Digital Libraries - The ODU/Southampton Experiments. D-Lib Magazine 8(11) November. 


Harnad, S. (2003/2004)  Back to the Oral Tradition Through Skywriting at the Speed of Thought. InterdisciplinesRetour a  la tradition orale: ecrire dans le ciel a  la vitesse de la pensee. Dans: Salaun, Jean-Michel & Vendendorpe, Christian (dir). Le deis de la publication sur le web: hyperlectures, cybertextes et meta-editions. Presses de l'enssib.  

Harnad, S. (2003) Can a Machine Be Conscious? How? Journal of Consciousness Studies 10(4-5): 69-75.

Harnad, S. (2003) Categorical Perception. Encyclopedia of Cognitive Science. Nature Publishing Group. Macmillan.

Harnad, S. (2003) Electronic Preprints and Postprints. Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science Marcel Dekker, Inc.

Harnad, S. (2003) Maximising Research Impact Through Self-Archiving. Jekyll.comm 7. December 2003.
Version francaise: Harnad, S. (2003) Maximiser l'impact de la recherche en psychologie au moyen de
. Documentation et Bibliotheques 49(4) 181-182.

Harnad, S. (2003) Measuring and Maximising UK Research Impact. Times Higher Education Supplement. Friday, June 6 2003

Harnad, S. (2003) Online Archives for Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications. International Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science. John Feather & Paul Sturges (eds). Routledge.

Harnad, S. (2003) Self-Archive Unto Others as Ye Would Have Them Self-Archive Unto You. 

The Australian Higher Education Supplement and in: University Affairs, December 2003 English Francais

Jekyll.comm 6

Harnad, S. (2003) Symbol-Grounding Problem. Encylopedia of Cognitive Science. Nature Publishing Group. Macmillan.

Harnad, S. (2003) There is no Concrete (or: Living Within One's Means). In Proceedings of Access to the Abstract. (in press), University of Southern Denmark, Odense.

Harnad, S., Carr, L., Brody, T. & Oppenheim, C. (2003) Mandated online RAE CVs Linked to University Eprint Archives: 

Improving the UK Research Assessment Exercise whilst making it cheaper and easier. Ariadne 35.

Brody, T., Kampa, S., Harnad, S., Carr, L. and Hitchcock, S. (2003) Digitometric Services for Open Archives Environments. In Proceedings of European Conference on Digital Libraries 2003, pp. 207-220, Trondheim, Norway.

Hitchcock, Steve, Tim Brody, Christopher Gutteridge, Les Carr & Stevan Harnad (2003) The Impact of OAI-based Search on Access to Research Journal Papers. Serials 16(3)  

Hitchcock, Steve; Woukeu, Arouna; Brody, Tim; Carr, Les; Hall, Wendy and Harnad, Stevan. (2003)

Evaluating Citebase, an open access Web-based citation-ranked search and impact discovery service

Harnad, S. (2003) On the Incommensurability of Feeling and Doing: The Illusion of Free Will. (Review of: Wegner, Daniel (2003) The Illusion of Conscious Will. MIT Press.). Technical Report, ECS, University of Southampton. 

Clark, Graham & Harnad Stevan (2003) Concrete and Abstract in Dictionary Definitions. Presented at Summer Institute on Categorization, Universite du Quebec a Montreal, June 2003.

Johnson M & Harnad S (2003) Are Artificial Grammars Learnable Implicitly? Presented at Summer Institute on Categorization, Universite du Quebec a Montreal, June 2003. 


Harnad, S. (2004) Enrich Impact Measures Through Open Access Analysis. British Medical Journal BMJ 2004; 329: 

Harnad, S. (2004) Let All Knowledge Be Free That Wants to be Free. [Appeared as "Knowledge freely given should be freely available" Montreal Gazette Monday, January 05, 2004

Harnad, S. & Brody, T. (2004) Comparing the Impact of Open Access (OA) vs. Non-OA Articles in the Same Journals, D-Lib Magazine 10 (6) June  (Japanese translation)

Harnad, S. and Brody, T. (2004) Prior evidence that downloads predict citations British Medical Journal BMJ Rapid Responses, 6 September 2004 

Harnad, S., Brody, T., Vallieres, F., Carr, L., Hitchcock, S., Gingras, Y, Oppenheim, C., Stamerjohanns, H., & Hilf, E. (2004) The Access/Impact Problem and the Green and Gold Roads to Open Access. Serials Review 30. Shorter version: The green and the gold roads to Open Access. Nature Web Focus. 

Harnad, S. & Santiago-Delefosse, M. (2004) Maximiser l'impact de la recherche en psychologie au moyen de

l'auto-archivage. L'initiative pour l'acces libre aux articles scientifiques. Pratiques Psychologiques 10 (3) 273-282.

Brody, T., Stamerjohanns, H., Vallieres, F., Harnad, S. Gingras, Y., & Oppenheim, C. (2004) The effect of Open Access on Citation Impact. Presented at: National Policies on Open Access (OA) Provision for University Research Output: an International meeting, Southampton, 19 February 2004.


Harnad, S. (2005) Applying Optimality Findings: A Critique of Graham Taylor's Critique of RCUK Policy Proposal.

Harnad, S. (2005) To Cognize is to Categorize: Cognition is Categorization, in Lefebvre, C. and Cohen, H., Eds. Handbook of Categorization. Elsevier.

Harnad, S. (2005) Critique of ALPSP'S 1st Response to RCUK's Open Access Self-Archiving Proposal.

Harnad, S. (2005) Distributed Processes, Distributed Cognizers and Collaborative Cognition. Pragmatics and Cognition 13(3): 501-514.

Harnad, S. (2005) Fast-Forward on the Green Road to Open Access: The Case Against Mixing Up Green and Gold. Ariadne 42. (Japanese version)

Harnad, S. (2005) From Hypertext to Hyperloquy. Haworth Press

Harnad, S. (2005) The Green and Gold Roads to Maximizing Journal Article Access, Usage and Impact. Haworth Press (occasional column) July 1 2005.

Harnad, S. (2005) A Keystroke Koan for our Open Access Times.

Harnad, S. (2005) The Implementation of the Berlin Declaration on Open Access. D-lib Magazine 11(3).

Harnad, S. (2005) Language and the game of life. Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Harnad, S. (2005) Making the case for web-based self-archiving. Research Money 19(16).

Harnad, S. (2005) Maximising the Return on UK's Public Investment in Research.

Harnad, S. (2005) OA Impact Advantage = EA + (AA) + (QB) + QA + (CA) + UA.

Harnad, S. (2005) On Maximizing Journal Article Access, Usage and Impact. Haworth Press (occasional column).

Harnad, S. (2005) Putting the Berlin Principle into Practice: The Southampton "Keystroke" Policy.

Harnad, S. (2005) Rebuttal of STM Response to RCUK Self-Archiving Policy Proposal.

Harnad, S. (2005) The Research-Impact Cycle, Open Access, and Self-Archiving.

Harnad, S. (2005) Science is systematised, institutionalised common sense. Spiked (Einstein Year): "If you could teach the world just one thing...."

Harnad, S. (2005) What Is Consciousness? New York Review 52 (11) (letter)

Antelman, K., Bakkalbasi, N., Goodman, D., Hajjem, C. and Harnad, S. (2005) Evaluation of Algorithm Performance on Identifying OA. Technical Report, North Carolina State University Libraries, North Carolina State University.

Berners-Lee, T., De Roure, D., Harnad, S. and Shadbolt, N. (2005) Journal publishing and author self-archiving: Peaceful Co-Existence and Fruitful Collaboration.

Berners-Lee, T., De Roure, D., Harnad, S. and Shadbolt, N. (2005) Open Letter to Research Councils UK: Rebuttal of ALPSP Critique.

Bosc, H. and Harnad, S. (2005) In a paperless world a new role for academic libraries: Providing Open Access. Learned Publishing 18 pp. 95-99.

Carr, L. and Harnad, S. (2005) Keystroke Economy: A Study of the Time and Effort Involved in Self-Archiving.

Hajjem, C., Gingras, Y., Brody, T., Carr, L. and Harnad, S. (2005) Open Access to Research Increases Citation Impact. Technical Report, Institut des sciences cognitives, Universite du Quebec a  Montreal.

Hajjem, C., Harnad, S. and Gingras, Y. (2005) Ten-Year Cross-Disciplinary Comparison of the Growth of Open Access and How it Increases Research Citation Impact. IEEE Data Engineering Bulletin 28(4) pp. 39-47.

St-Louis, B, Giguere, G, Frak, V & Harnad, S. (2005) The Timing of a Conscious Decision. From Ear to Mouth. Proc. 27th Annual Meeting, Cognitive Science Society. 

Giguère, G., St-Louis, B., Hélie, S., & Harnad, S. (2005). The effect of intra-stimulus variance in perceptual category learning.  In B.G. Bara, L. Barsalou & M. Bucciarelli (Eds.), Proceedings of the 27th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, p.2485.


Harnad, S. (2006) Searle's Chinese Room Argument.  In: Borchert, Donald (ed) Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Macmillan). Macmillan Reference. Volume 2: 239-242

Harnad, S. (2006) Critique of EPS/RIN/RCUK/DTI "Evidence-Based Analysis of Data Concerning Scholarly Journal Publishing". Technical Report, Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton.

Harnad, S. (2006) Generic Rationale for University Open Access Self-Archiving Policy

Harnad, S. (2006) How to Counter All Opposition to the US Federal Research Public Access Act (FRPAA) Self-Archiving Mandate. Technical Report, ECS, University of Southampton.

Harnad, S. (2006) Maximizing Research Impact Through Institutional and National Open-Access Self-Archiving Mandates. In Proceedings of CRIS2006. Current Research Information Systems: Open Access Institutional Repositories. Bergen, Norway. Jeffrey, K., Eds.

Russian version

Harnad, S. (2006) Online, Continuous, Metrics-Based Research Assessment. Technical Report, ECS, University of Southampton.  

Harnad, S. (2006) Open access: the complaint, the evidence and the verdict. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine 99.

Harnad, S. (2006) Opening Access by Overcoming Zeno's Paralysis, in Jacobs, N., Eds. Open Access: Key Strategic, Technical and Economic Aspects, chapter 8. Chandos.


Harnad, S. (2006) Publish or Perish (Poem). In Proceedings of Euroscience Open Forum ESOF2006 (in press), Munich.

Harnad, S. (2006) Publish or Perish -- Self-Archive to Flourish: The Green Route to Open Access. ERCIM News 64.

Harnad, S. (2006) Optimizing OA Self-Archiving Mandates: What? Where? When? Why? How?. Technical Report, ECS, University of Southampton.

Harnad, S. (2006) Preprints, Postprints, Peer Review, and Institutional vs. Central Self-Archiving. Technical Report, Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton.

Harnad, S. (2006) Promoting open access to research. The Hindu.

Harnad, S. (2006) Self-Archiving and Journal Subscriptions: Flawed Method and No Data. Technical Report, ECS, University of Southampton.

Harnad, S. (2006) Self-archiving should be mandatory. Research Information.

Harnad, S. (2006) Within-Journal Demonstrations of the Open-Access Impact Advantage: PLoS, Pipe-Dreams and Peccadillos (LETTER). PLOS Biology 4(5).

Harnad, S. and Dror, I. (2006) Distributed Cognition: Cognizing, Autonomy and the Turing Test. Pragmatics & Cognition 14.

Brody, T., Harnad, S. and Carr, L. (2006) Earlier Web Usage Statistics as Predictors of Later Citation Impact. Journal of the American Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST) 57(8) pp. 1060-1072.

Carr, L., Hitchcock, S., Oppenheim, C., McDonald, J. W., Champion, T. and Harnad, S. (2006) Extending journal-based research impact assessment to book-based disciplines

Carr, L., Swan, A., Sale, A., Oppenheim, C., Brody, T., Hitchcock, S., Hajjem, C. and Harnad, S. (2006) Repositories for Institutional Open Access: Mandated Deposit Policies.

Hajjem, C. and Harnad, S. (2006) Manual Evaluation of Robot Performance in Identifying Open Access Articles. Technical Report, Institut des sciences cognitives, Universite du Quebec a Montreal.

Shadbolt, N., Brody, T., Carr, L. and Harnad, S. (2006) The Open Research Web: A Preview of the Optimal and the Inevitable, in Jacobs, N., Eds. Open Access: Key Strategic, Technical and Economic Aspects, chapter 21. Chandos.

Hajjem, C. and Harnad, S. (2006) The Self-Archiving Impact Advantage: Quality Advantage or Quality Bias?. Technical Report, ECS, University of Southampton.

Harnad, S. (2006) 125 Provosts For, 10 Against FRPAA Self-Archiving Mandate. Technical Report, Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton.

Harnad, S. (2006) Central versus institutional self-archiving. Technical Report, ECS, University of Southampton


Harnad, S. (2007) Spare Me the Complements: An Immoderate Proposal for Eliminating the "We/They" Category Boundary. In: Vilarroya, Oscar & Forn, Francesc (2007), Social Brain Matters: Stances on the Neurobiology of Social CognitionEditions Rodopi, Amsterdam/New York

Harnad, S. (2007) Evan. In: Vilarroya, Oscar & Forn, Francesc (2007), Social Brain Matters: Stances on the Neurobiology of Social CognitionEditions Rodopi, Amsterdam/New York

Harnad, Stevan (2007) Creativity: Method or Magic? In: H. Cohen and B. Stemmer (eds.) Consciousness and Cognition: Fragments of Mind and Brain Amsterdam: Elsevier Academic Press, 127-137

Harnad, S. (2007) The Green Road to Open Access: A Leveraged Transition. Technical Report, ECS, University of Southampton. In: Anna Gacs. The Culture of Periodicals from the Perspective of the Electronic Age. L'Harmattan. 99-106.

Hajjem, C. and Harnad, S. (2007) Citation Advantage For OA Self-Archiving Is Independent of Journal Impact Factor, Article Age, and Number of Co-Authors. Technical Report, Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton.

Hajjem, C. and Harnad, S. (2007) The Open Access Citation Advantage: Quality Advantage Or Quality Bias?. Technical Report, Electornics and Computer Science, University of Southampton.

Harnad, S. (2007) On "Open Access" Publishers Who Oppose Open Access Self-Archiving Mandates. Technical Report, ECS, University of Southampton.

Harnad, S. (2007) Maturana's Autopoietic Hermeneutics Versus Turing's Causal Methodology for Explaining Cognition (Reply to A. Kravchenko (2007) Whence the autonomy? A comment on Harnad and Dror (2006). Pragmatics and Cognition.

Harnad, S. (2007) Asymptotic Costs of Gold Open Access Journal Publication. Technical Report, ECS, University of Southampton.

Harnad, S. (2007) Cure Gold Fever With Green Deposits. Technical Report, ECS, University of Southampton.

Harnad, S. (2007) Green OA Self-Archiving Needs a Lobbying Organisation. Technical Report, ECS, University of Southampton.

Harnad, S. (2007) Why Cornell's Institutional Repository Is Near-Empty. Technical Report, ECS, University of Southampton.

Harnad, S. (2007) No Need for Canadian PubMed Central: CIHR Should Mandate IR Deposit. Technical Report, ECS, University of Southampton.

Brody, T., Carr, L., Harnad, S. and Swan, A. (2007) Time to Convert to Metrics. Research Fortnight pp. 17-18.

Harnad, S. (2007) Letter to the Editor, Research Europe.

Brody, T., Carr, L., Gingras, Y., Hajjem, C., Harnad, S. and Swan, A. (2007) Incentivizing the Open Access Research Web: Publication-Archiving, Data-Archiving and Scientometrics. CTWatch Quarterly 3(3).

Harnad, S. and Scherzer, P. (2007) First, Scale Up to the Robotic Turing Test, Then Worry About Feeling. In Proceedings of Proceedings of 2007 Fall Symposium on AI and Consciousness (in press), Washington DC.

Harnad, S. (2007) Ethics of Open Access to Biomedical Research: Just a Special Case of Ethics of Open Access to Research. Philosophy, Ethics and Humanities in Medicine 2: 31.

Harnad, S. (2007) From Knowing How To Knowing That: Acquiring Categories By Word of Mouth. Presented at Kaziemierz Naturalized Epistemology Workshop (KNEW), Kaziemierz, Poland, 2 September 2007.


Harnad, S. and Swan, A. (2008) India, Open Access, the Law of Karma and the Golden Rule. DESIDOC Bulletin of Information Technology 28 (1) January

Harnad S. (2008) In Quest of the Big Bark. University Affairs  February 2008. 

Harnad, S. (2008) The Annotation Game: On Turing (1950) on Computing, Machinery and Intelligence. In: Epstein, Robert & Peters, Grace (Eds.) Parsing the Turing Test: Philosophical and Methodological Issues in the Quest for the Thinking Computer. Springer

Harnad, S. (2008) Self-Archiving, Metrics and Mandates. Science Editor 31(2) 57-59 

Harnad, S. (2008) Why and How the Problem of the Evolution of Universal Grammar (UG) is Hard.

Behavioral and Brain Sciences (forthcoming)

Harnad, S. (2008) Validating Research Performance Metrics Against Peer Rankings. Ethics in Science and Environmental Politics 8 (11) doi:10.3354/esep00088  The Use And Misuse Of Bibliometric Indices In Evaluating Scholarly Performance

Harnad, S., Brody, T., Vallieres, F., Carr, L., Hitchcock, S., Gingras, Y, Oppenheim, C., Hajjem, C.,  & Hilf, E. (2004) The Access/Impact Problem and the Green and Gold Roads to Open Access: An Update. Serials Review 34: 36-40. Shorter version: The green and the gold roads to Open Access. Nature Web Focus. 

Blondin Masse, Alexandre et Chicoisne, Guillaume et Gargouri, Yassine et Harnad, Stevan et Picard, Olivier et Marcotte, Odile (2008). How Is Meaning Grounded in Dictionary Definitions?, In TextGraphs-3 Workshop - 22nd International Conference on Computational Linguistics 

Harnad, S. (2008) What It Feels Like To Hear Voices: Fond Memories of Julian Jaynes. In: Biennial Julian Jaynes Conference on Consciousness, 7-9 August 2008, University of Prince Edward Island. 

Harnad, S. (2008) The OA Deposit-Fee Kerfuffle: APA's Not Responsible; NIH Is. Technical Report, Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton.

Harnad, S. (2008) Confirmation Bias and the Open Access Advantage: Some Methodological Suggestions for the Davis Citation Study. Technical Report, Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton.

Harnad, S. (2008) First Person Singular: A review of Brian Rotman's "Becoming Beside Ourselves: Alphabet, ghosts, distributed human beings".  Tech Report.

Harnad, S., Carr, L. and Gingras, Y. (2008) Maximizing Research Progress Through Open Access Mandates and Metrics. Liinc em Revista 4(2).

St-Louis, B., Corbeil, M., Achim, A. and Harnad, S. (2008) Acquiring the Mental Lexicon Through Sensorimotor Category Learning. In: Sixth Annual Conference on the Mental Lexicon, University of Alberta, Banff Alberta, 7-10 October 2008.

Chicoisne, G., Blondin-Massé, A., Picard, O. and Harnad, S. (2008) Grounding Abstract Word Definitions In Prior Concrete Experience. In: Sixth Annual Conference on the Mental Lexicon, University of Alberta, Banff Alberta, 7-10 October 2008.

Harnad, S; Blondin-Massé; A, St-Louis, B; Chicoisne, G; Gargouri, Y; & Picard, O.  (2008) Symbol Grounding, Turing Testing and Robot Talking.  RoadMap Workshop on Action and Language Integration, Rome on 22-24 September 2008.

Harnad, S. (2008) Waking OA’s “Slumbering Giant”: The University's Mandate To Mandate Open Access. New Review of Information Networking 14(1): 51 - 68 Харнад, Штефан. Пробуждение «спящего гиганта». Университетские мандаты на Открытый доступ / Штефан Харнад // Науч. и техн. б-ки. – 2009. - № 10. – С. 61 – 72.

St-Louis, B., Achim, A., & Harnad, S. (2008). Event-related potentials reflect categorical perception induced by learning.  2nd Annual Canadian Neuroscience Meeting, Montréal, Canada.

St-Louis, B., & Harnad, S. (2008).  Étude en électrophysiologie du processus d’apprentissage des catégories perceptuelles.  30e Congrès annuel de la Société Québécoise pour la Recherche en Psychologie, Trois-Rivière, Canada.


Harnad, S. (2009) The PostGutenberg Open Access Journal. In: Cope, B. & Phillips, A (Eds.) The Future of the Academic Journal. Chandos.

Dror, I. and Harnad, S. (2009) Offloading Cognition onto Cognitive Technology. In Dror, I. and Harnad, S. (Eds) (2009): Cognition Distributed: How Cognitive Technology Extends Our Minds. Amsterdam: John Benjamins

Harnad, S. (2009) Multiple metrics required to measure research performanceNature (Correspondence) 457 (785) (12 February 2009) 

Harnad, S. (2009) On Fodor on Darwin on Evolution. Technical Report. Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton.

Harnad, S. (2009) Open Access Scientometrics and the UK Research Assessment Exercise. Scientometrics 79 (1) Also in Proceedings of 11th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Scientometrics and Informetrics 11(1), pp. 27-33, Madrid, Spain. Torres-Salinas, D. and Moed, H. F., Eds.  (2007) 

Harnad, S; Carr, L; Swan, A; Sale, A  & Bosc H. (2009)  Maximizing and Measuring Research Impact Through University and Research-Funder Open-Access Self-Archiving Mandates. Wissenschaftsmanagement 15(4) 36-41 

Harnad, S. (2009) Concepts: The Very Idea. Canadian Philosophical Association Symposium on Machery on Doing without Concepts. 2009.

Harnad, S. (2009) From Sensorimotor Categories to Grounded Symbols. Technical Report, School of Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton 

Harnad, S. (2009) Integrating Universities' Thesis and Research Deposit Mandates. In: Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium on Electronic Theses and Dissertations, University of Pittsburgh 2009. 

Carr, L. and Harnad, S. (2009) Offloading Cognition onto the Web IEEE Intelligent Systems 24 (6). 

Corbeil, M, St-Louis, B. & Harnad, S. (2009) La P3 dans l'apprentissage explicite des catégories 31e congrès de la Société Québécoise pour la Recherche en Psychologie, Ottawa, Canada.

Harnad, S. (2009) DEBATE: Institutional repository success is dependent upon mandates. Bulletin of the American Society for Information Science and Technology 5(4). 

Harnad, S. (2009) Cohabitation: Computation at 70, Cognition at 20, in Dedrick, D., Eds. Cognition, Computation, and Pylyshyn. MIT Press

Invited Talks:






R. M. Bucke Society Conference on Transformations of Consciousness, Montreal, Canada 1973

Conference on Cerebral Correlates of Conscious Experience, Senanque, France 1978

Conference on Cognitive Curricula, Rochester NY, 1982

27th Annual Meeting of the Council of Biology Editors/3rd Conference of the International Federation of Scientific Editors/5th Annual Meeting of the Society for Scholarly Publishing, Philadelphia PA, 1983

Carmel Conference on Event-Related Potentials and the Mind/Body Problem, Bellaggio, Italy, 1984

SRI International Cognitive Science Conference, Princeton NJ 1987

Conceptual Information Processing Workshop, Washington DC 1987

A. P. Sloane Foundation Conference on Representationism, Realism and Research, Columbia University, 1988

Open Peer Commentary Versus Peer Review: Some Empirical Comparisons (Invited address presented at American Medical Association Conference on Peer Review, Chicago, May 1989

Los Alamos National Laboratory, Center for Nonlinear Studies, 9th Annual International Conference on Emergent Computation, Los Alamos 1989

First Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Society, June 1989

Council of Biology Editors/Society for Scholarly Publication, July 1989

CREA/CNRS Groupe de Recherche sur la Cognition: Congres sur la Philosophie de la Cognition, Cerisy-la-Salle (France) June 1990

McDonnell-Pew Lecture, Oxford University, October 1990


Net91 Symposium on Peer Reviewed Electronic Journals. Washington DC,  March 1991.

Brussels Workshop on Emergence, Situatedness, Subsumption and Symbol Grounding. April 1991

Workshop on Informal Computing, Santa Cruz Ca, May 1991.

Society for Scholarly Publishing Symposium on Electronic Journals, Philadelphia PA, May 1991.

Rutgers Symposium on Scholarly Skywriting: Scholarly Communication on the Network, New Brunswick NJ, November 1991.

PARLIE Symposium on Global Networks, Temple University, Philadelphia PA, December 1991.


Conference on Biological and Cultural Aspects of Language Development, Zentrum fuer Interdisziplinaere Forschung, U. Bielefeld, January 1992.

ARL/AMS Workshop on Scholarly Publication on the Electronic Networks, Washington DC, April 1992.

AAUP Annual Meeting Plenary: "Who Owns Scholarly Communication?" Chicago, June 1992.

Ciba Foundation Symposium 74: Experimental and Theoretical Studies of Consciousness, London, July 1992.

Inaugural Meeting of the European Society for Philosophy and Psychology, Symposium on Connectionist Models, Leuven, Belgium, July 1992.

XXV World Congress of Psychology, Symposium on the Perception of Intentionality: "There Is Only One Mind/Body Problem." Brussels, Belgium, July 1992.

ASIS Annual Meeting SIG/LAN/ARL Session on "Full Text Electronic Access to Periodicals": "What Scholars Want and Need From Electronic Journals" Pittsburgh, October 1992

NIPS*92 Workshop on Connectionist Approaches to Symbol Grounding: "Grounding Symbols in the Analog World of Objects: Can Nets Make the Connection?" Vail CO December 4, 1992

NIPS*92 Workshop on Symbolic and Subsymbolic Information Processing in Biological Neural Circuits and Systems:"SUBsymbolic or NONsymbolic: Alternative Construals of Neural Nets" Vail CO December 5, 1992

Fall 1992 Meeting of the Coalition for Networked Information Task Force on "The Transformational Potential of Networked Information." Project Briefing: "Interactive Publication and Human Inquiry" Leesburg Va, November 19-20 1992.


1st Hungarian Cognitive Science Conference, Budapest, Hungary, January 28-30 1993.

Mincourse on Foundations of Cognitive Science I. Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary, April 26-30 1993.

The Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study and The Santa Fe Institute. "The Mind, the Brain, and Complex Adaptive Systems." George Mason University, Fairfax VA. May 24-26, 1993

Conference on "Evolution and the Human Sciences" London School of Economics Centre for the Philosophy of the Natural and Social Sciences 24 - 26 June 1993.

Minicourse on Foundations of Cognitive Science II. Janos Pannonius University, Pecs Hungary and Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary. September 10 - 17 1993.

International Conference on Refereed Electronic Journals: Towards a Consortium for Networked Publications.Implementing Peer Review on the Net: Scientific Quality Control in Scholarly Electronic Journals. University of Manitoba, Winnipeg 1-2 October 1993.

Conference on Robotics and Artificial Life. University of Pais Vasco, San Sebastian Spain, 10 - 12 December 1993.


United Kingdom Serials Group Annual Meeting: University of Manchester Institute of Technology, Manchester UK. 11-13 April 1994.

Second Elvetham Hall Conference on Scholarship and Technology in the Humanities. Fleet UK. 13-15 April 1994.

Minicourse on Foundations of Cognitive Science III. Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary 18 April - 6 May 1994.

European Association of Science Editors: "Will Electronic Journals Supersede Paper Journals?" Summary in Learned Publishing 7 (4) 1994: 245-9; Budapest, Hungary, 25-27 April 1994.

UNESCO Workshop on the future of Scientific Communication on the Internet. (Joshua Lederberg, organizer). Rockefeller University, NY 8-10 June 1994.

European Science Foundation Research Programme "Learning in Humans and

Machines" Task Force on Collaborative Learning. Sitges, Spain. 10-12 November 1994.

"Universal FTP Archives for Esoteric Science and Scholarship: A Subversive Proposal." Network Services Conference, London, England, 28-30 November 1994.

"Modeles, Moblies et Mentalite" Les Sciences de la Cognition: Des Models Computationels a la Philosophie de l'Esprit. Les Septiemes Entretiens du Centre Jacques Cartier. Lyon 30 November 1994.


Les Processus Menteaux: Sont-ils Computationels? Centre Georges Pompidou. Paris 25 January 1995.

L'Ecriture Celeste et les Contraintes Terrestres. Conferences en Sciences de l'Information. URFIST/Paris- Ecole Des Chartes. Paris 27 January 1995.

Consciousness: Its Place in Contemporary Society. Royal Society Press Briefing. London 7 February 1995.

Student Skywriting and Creative Cognition. Invited Speaker at Annual Undergraduate/Postgraduate Psychology Conference, Bournemouth University, 11 March 1995.

Minicourse on Foundations of Cognitive Science IV. Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary, 20 March - 1 April 1995.

Turing Testing and the Causal Status of Affect (1) Seminar and Measuring and Modelling Performance Capacities and Qualitative States (2) Workshop. Geneva Emotion Week. Geneva 8 - 13 April 1995.

Esoteric Knowledge: The Scholar and Scholarly Publishing on the Network. Networking and the Future of Libraries 2: UKOLN Bath 20 April 1995.

There Is Only One Mind-Body Problem: Extracting the Modern Wedge Between Consciousness and Intentionality. University of Southampton Philosophy Society, 9 May 1995.

Grounding Symbols in Sensorimotor Categories with Neural Networks. Institute of Electrical Engineers Colloquium on "Grounding Representations: Integration of Sensory Information in Natural Language Processing, Artificial Intelligence and Neural Networks," London May 15 1995.

Publishers: Go Electronic or Perish. British Computer Society SIG on Electronic Publication. London, 8 June 1995. Summary in Learned Publishing 8(4) 1995: 249-251.

Conference on Cognitive Technology. Keynote Address: City Polytchnic of Hong Kong. 24-27 August 1995.

"Changes in Internal Representation During Category Learning." Concepts Symposium. Cognitive Section. British Psychological Society. University of Bristol. 8-10 September 1995.

The Information Chain: A Paradigm Lost? Eusidic Annual Conference. Evolving or Revolving: 25 Years of Electronic Information, Noordwijk aan Zee, Netherlands 17-19 October 1995

Changes in Internal Representations During Category Learning. Invited Seminar. Goldsmiths College. 1 November 1995

Invited Hang Seng Centre Seminar. Sheffield University. 4-5 November 1995.

Seminar on Motor Imagery. University Rehabilitation Centre. Southampton University. 7 November 1995.

Nordunet '95 Conference. Invited Speaker. 15 November 1995, Copenhagen.

Webweek Invited Talk and Debate. Southampton University. 16-17 November 1995.

Invited Seminar on Perceptual Learning. University of Surrey. 23 November 1995.

Theft and Honest Toil in the Grounding of Symbols, Invited Seminar. Zangwill Club. Cambridge University. 24 November 1995.

Invited Seminar. Warwick University. 7 December, 1995.

Invited STM Innovations Seminar. Kensington, London, 8 December 1995.


Cognitive Science as Reverse Bio-Engineering. Invited Research Seminar. University of Dundee. 12 January 1996.

Acquiring Categories by Theft and Honest Toil. Invited Seminar. Cognitive Science group. Oxford University. 16 January 1996

Implementing Peer Review Electronically. Scottish Conference on the Future of Scholarly Publication. Stirling University. 1 February 1996.

Invited Seminar. "Democratisation and the Net." Text and the Inernet: Anarchy or Answer" Centre for the Book New Technology Seminars. British Library. 20 February 1996.

Invited Seminar. Imperial College. 5 March 1996.

Minicourse on Cognition. Eotvos Lorand University. Budapest, Hungary.
March 25-29 1996.

Peer Review Debate, Southampton University. 22 April 1996

Invited Seminar. Exeter University. 23 May 1996.

Origins of Language Lecture: Applied Linguistics 23 April 1996; Archeology June 1996

Origins of Language talk, Department of Archeology. 4 June 1996.

Viva Cambridge Ph.D. in Computer Science. Karl Dorman: Symbol Grounding. Cambridge 6 June 1996.

Invited Address: OECD Conference on "The Global Research Village." Freeing Research Publication from the Faustian Bargain. Copenhagen 13 June 1996.

NASIG Invited Plenary Address. Albuquerque New Mexico, June 20 - 24 1996.

Invited Paper. Hang Seng Conference on Language and Thought. Sheffield University June 26-28 1996.

Jan Wind Memorial Lecture: Invited Speaker. Language Origins Society Conference. University of Maryland-BC. Baltimore, July 11 -15 1996.

Viva University of Grenoble Ph.D. Grenoble, 24 September 1996.

Icon, Category, Symbol: The Foundations and Fringes of Cognition. Inaugural Lecture, Southapton University,, 15 October.

Turing Test Debate (with Prof. Harry Collins), KES, Southampton University, 28 October 1996.

Invited Seminar. Psychology Department, University College London, 5 November 1996.

Scholarly Skywriting in the PostGutenberg Galaxy. "Researchers, network publishing and libraries" Office for Planning and Coordination (BIBSAM) of the Swedish National Library. Stockholm, Sweden, November 11 1996.

Seminar on Auditory Evoked Potentials, ISVR, Southampton University, 14 November 1996.

Invited Seminar. Rutgers University, Newark NJ 21 November 1996.

Invited talk. ELib Concertation Day for Pre-prints and Grey Literature. University of London Computer Centre. 4 December 1996.

Keynote Speaker: Werkgemeenschap Informatiewetenschap, Delft University, 13 December 1996.


Invited speaker, Interdisciplinary Seminars in Theoretical Biology. Southampton University, 26 February 1997.

Invited Speaker. Institute of Physics Conference on Electronic Publication, London, 21 March 1997.

Keynote Address. Conference on Scholarly Communication. California Institute of Technology. 25-27 March 1997.

Invited Address. UKOLN. Edinburgh. 8 April 1997,

Invited Address. Academia Europaea Symposium on the Impact of Electronic Publishing on the Academic Community, Stockholm. 17-20 April 1997.

Invited Speaker. Conference on New Trends in Cognitive Science and Artificial Life. Austrian Cognitive Science Society. 15-16 May 1997.

Invited Speaker. "The Ecology of Cyberspace," Tilburg University Library and Computer Centre Second International Summer School on the Digital Library 14 August 1997.

[Early September: Hungary]

Invited Seminar: Models of Language Origins. Cognitive Science Institute, Edinburgh University

Snider Visiting Professorship, Keynote Address, "Learned Inquiry and the Net," Beyond Print: Symposium on Electronic Publishing and New Models of Scholarly Communication, Center for Instructional Technology, University of Toronto at Scarborough, Development, September 26-27, 1997.

Invited Seminar. Cambridge University Computer Society. 5 November 1997.

Intervention Invitee, Congres "DocForum", Lyon 20 novembre 1997.

Seminaire Invite: Categorisation, Communication, Cognition: Les Avantages du Vol Symbolique par Rapport au Travail Sensorimoteur. Institut des Sciences Cognitives, Unic. C. Bernard, Lyon, 21 novembre 1997.


Invited Commentator: Beyond Object Constancy. Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE) Seminar on "Self-Learning Robots II: Bio-Robotics", London 12 February 1998

Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research Visiting Lecturer, University of Alberta, 23 March 1998.

Invited speaker, Future of Libraries, University of Alberta, 24 March 1998.

Adaptive Advantages of "Hearsay" Over Direct Sensorimotor Experience. 2nd International conference on the Evolution of Language, London 6-9 April 1998

Keynote Speaker: Top-Down Knowledge: Scholarly Skywriting in the PostGutenberg Galaxy. Computer in Psychology Conference. University of York, 17 April 1998

Invited Speaker. Transforming research. Research Libraries Group, 5
May, London.

Invited seminar. Psychology Department, Plymouth University. 15 May 1998.

Invited seminar. Psychology Department, Nottingham University. 17 June 1998.

Invited Speaker. Rijksuniversiteit Groningen Graduate School for Behavioral and Cognitive Neurosciences Summer School 19 June - 3 July 1998.

Invited Seminar. University of Wales, Bangor, Wales. 8 October 1998.


Speaking, Writing, Printing, Skywriting: Four Revolutions on Learned Inquiry. Oxford Hungaian Society. 19 February 1999.

Invited Speaker. Annual Meeting of the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) New Orleans LA January 10 1999.

Dahlem Workshop on Evolution of Cognition, Berlin March 14-19 1999.

Keynote Speaker. Electronic Information and Communication Commission of the German Learned Societies. Jena, Germany, 22-24 March 1998.

Invited Seminar: Digital Library. University of New Brunswick. Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada. 12 March 1999.

Invited Seminar: Language Evolution. Dalhousie University. 14 March, 1999.

Seminar, "Two Ways of Acquiring New Categories" South Bank University, London April 28 1999

Invited Speaker. "Computationalism: The Next Generation." Austrian Society for Cognitive Science. Vienna. 17-20 May 1999.

Invited Speaker. 25 Anniversary Meeting of Society for Philosopy and Psychology. Stanford University. 19-22 June 1999

Invited Speaker. The Changing Economics of Journal Publishing, Council of Engineering and Scientific Society Executives (CESSE) Annual Meeting. Cleveland. 12 July 1999.

Plenary Speaker. Institute of Physics Publishing Editors' Fair. The future of electronic research publishing. Bath 24 August 1999.

Invited Speaker. Conference on Computational Neuroscience. Trieste. September 7 1999.

Invited Speaker. Calgary Conference on Electronic Publishing. Calgary Alberta. 26-30 September 1999.

Invited Talk, Telus Canada, AI and communication. September 1999.

External Examiner. Paris University Doctoral Thesis. 6 October 1999.

Twelfth Annual Drever Lecture. University of Edinburgh. 28 October 1999.

Invited Speaker. "Why Consciousness Poses a Special Challenge for Evolutionary Theory." 10th Mind and Brain Symposium. Evolution of Consciousness: Consciousness and the Self. Institute of Psychiatry. London. November 13 1999.

Invited Participant. Novartis Foundation Symposium 233 The Nature of Intelligence. London 30 Nov - 2 December 1999.

Minicourse on Cognition. Szeged University, Hungary, 7-14 December 1999

--- 2000 ---

Invited Seminar. Plymouth University. 18 Feb 2000.

Invited Seminar. Goldsmiths College, London. 1 March 2000.

Keynote. Repenser la communication scientifique. INRA/INSERM Paris 29 March 2000

Invited Speaker. "From Sensorimotor Praxis and Pantomime to Symbolic Propositions." 3rd International Conference on The Evolution of Language. Paris. April 2000

Keynote Speech. ASLIB conference on "Death of the journal: will PubMed Central kill the journal in Health and Life Sciences?" Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. London, England. May 11 2000.

Plenary Lecture. "Freeing the Refereed Literature Online Through Self-Archiving." 197th Meeting of Electrochemical Society. Toronto 15 May 2000.

Extending Interoperability of Digital Libraries: Building on the Open Archives Initiative. Digital Libraries Conference. San Antonio Texas June 3 2000.

External Examiner. Doctoral Thesis (Jonathan Loose). Exeter. 9 June 2000.

The Open Archives Initiative: Mechanisms for Federating Eprint Archives. JISC/CNI Meeting: Bringing Coherence to Networked Information for the New Century. Stratford UK. June 14, 2000.

External Examiner. Doctoral Thesis (Yaw Busia). Keele. 20 June 2000.

Invited Speaker. Le Destin Optimal et Inevitable des Revues Scientifiques dans l'Ere PostGutenbergienne. World Psychiatric Association Jubilee. Paris, 29 June 2000.

Perceptual and Electrocortical Changes During the Course of Category Learning. Emernet Meeting. Durham 8-9 August 2000

Keynote Address. International Conference "Electronic Publishing in the Third Millennium" Kaliningrad/Sveltogorsk, Russia, 17-19 August 2000.

"Peer Review in the Online Era" (1) and "Open Archiving for an Open Society" (2) Tenth International Conference of Science Editors, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil August 27-30, 2000

Debate on Evolution of Consciousness. (Jeffrey Gray, Euan Macphail vs. Max Velmans, Stevan Harnad; Alex Kacelnik, moderator) London 5 September 2000

Annual Guest Lecture, Institute of Information Scientists/IIS Brunei Gallery, London 6 September 2000

Current Science Festschrift for Eugene Garfield. Madras 16-17 September Madras India

External Examiner. Thesis Defense. "Lexicon Grounding on Mobile Robots" Paul Vogt. Free University Brussels. 12 October.

Advancing Scientific Research through Open Archiving. Chemical Information Conference: Annecy, France 22-25 October 2000.

"Restoring the Socratic Dialogue in the Post-Gutenberg Age of Scholarly Skywriting" Conference on: Information Society, Interdisciplinarity, and the Future of the Humanities. Institute for Philosophical Research of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. Budapest, Hungary. 4 November 2000.

Distingushed Speaker lecture. Society for Computers in Psychology. November 16 2000 New Orleans XIV

"Freeing the Scholarly and Scientific Research Literature Online Through Author Auto-Archiving". Psychonomic Society Annual Meeting. November 17 2000 New Orleans.

"Freeing the Scholarly and Scientific Research Literature Online Through Author Auto-Archiving". McGill University. November 20 2000 Montreal.

"Changements perceptuels et electrocorticals durant l'apprentissage des categories" Laboratoire LEIBNIZ - Institut IMAG, Grenoble, France 27 novembre 2000

External Examiner. Doctorat d'etat/Habilitation. Bayesian Learning in Robots. Dr Pierre BESSIERE. Grenoble. 28 novembre 2000

Thesis Viva. Enric Claverol: "An event-driven approach to biologically realistic simulation of neural aggregates." Southampton University 4 Dec 2000.

Invited Speaker, Perception and Production Workshop on Interaction of Human and Artificial Communicating Systems, Bielefeld, Germany 13-17 December 2000. 

--- 2001 ---

Roundtable on Subversive Proposal. American Historical Society. January 4-8 2001 Boston 2001.

Keynote Speaker. 10th Australasian Information Online Conference. Sydney Australia, 13th to 22th January, 2001

Special Guest Lecture, Humanities Programme and the Department of Physics: Opening Up the Refereed Research Literature Through Open Archiving. Imperial College, London 24 January 2001.

Royal Society of Chemistry Chemical Information Group: Subversive Proposal. London 15 March 2001

BCS/RSI Invited Lecture. IBM Hursley. 15 March 2001.

Invited Speaker. Conference on Scholarly Communication and Academic Press. Florence, Italy, 22 March 2001.

Invited Speaker.  Workshop on the Open Archives Initiative and Peer Review journals in Europe.
Geneva, March 22-24 2001.

Keynote Speaker. For Whom the Gate Tolls? Internet Librarian International Conference. London. 26 March 2001.

Invited Library Science Talk, Association of International Librarians and Information Specialists, CERN Scientific Information Service, and Swiss National Library, Bern, 2 April 2001, Geneva 3 April 2001.

Invited Speaker. Interdisciplinary Conference on Brain and Cognition (Agy es Tudat). Hungarian Neurological  Society and the Hungarian Academy of Science's Philosophy Research Insititute.
Budapest 18 April 2001.

Minicourse on Consciousness. Psychology Department. University of Szeged.  16-20 April 2001.

V Latin American and Caribbean Regional Congress on Health Sciences Information (CRICS 5) "Scientific knowledge production and communication" Havana, Cuba 25-27 April 2001.

Invited speaker. Human Behavior and Evolution Society. London 13-15 June 2001

Invited Speaker. Change and Continuity in Scholarly Communications. Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences. Amsterdam, Netherlands. 25 June 2001.

Invited Speaker. NSF Digital Libraries Initiative All Projects Meeting. "Author/Institution Self-Archiving of the Refereed Research Literature: How Eprint Archives Will Affect Access, Productivity, Impact and Assessment." Roanoke VA, 27-28 June 2001.

Invited Speaker. UKOLN/DNER Open Archives Meeting. Developing an agenda for institutional e-print archives. Institute of Mechanical Engineers. London. Wednesday 11th July

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Invited Speaker. NIMH workshop on "Data Archiving for Animal Cognition Research" Washington DC, July 19-20 2001

Virtual Symposium: "Screens and Networks: Towards a new relationship with the written word."  Skyreading/writing in the PostGutenberg Galaxy. Wednesday, November 14 - Friday, November 30 2001

Open Society Institute: Developing a strategy to support free/low cost online journal initiatives. Budapest, 2 December 2001

--- 2002 ---

Invited Speaker: International seminar: "Scholarly communication reconsidered" Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale, Firenze Italy, 21 January 2002

Seminaire. L'apprentissage des categories. Departement d'informatique. Universite du Quebec a Montreal. mardi 5 fevrier 2002.

Forum des Etudes superieures de la recherche: Auto-archivage des publications pour augmenter leur impact scientifique. Universite du Quebec a Montreal. lundi 11 fevrier 2002.

Invited Seminar. L'auto-archivage at la cybermetrie. Association pour la mesure des sciences et des techniques (ADEST) Paris 14 February 2002.

L'apprentissage implicite et explicite des categories. Centre de neurosciences de la cognition. Universite du Quebec a MontrÃeal. lundi 22 fevrier 2002.

Seminaire. Auto-archivage et acces libre: le controle des pairs et le controle des prix. Ecole de bibliotheconomie et des sciences de l'information. Universite de Montreal. 12 mars 2002.

Invited speaker. The New Information Order and the Future of the Archive. University of Edinburgh. 20-23 March 2002.

Overview of Current Scholarly Communication Environment. Queens University, Kingston, Ontario 10 April, 2002.

Keynote Address: Open Research Access for an Open Society. Directions and Implications of Advanced Computing DIAC-02.
University of Washington Seattle, 16-19 May 2002.

Inaugural Lecture. "Darwin, Skinner, Turing and the Mind." Foreign Member. Hungarian Academy of Sciences.  Budapest, Hungary 27 May 2002.

Plenary Address, Hungarian Psychological Association. "At What Point Does Evolutionary Psychology Become a Reductio Ad Absurdum?" University of Szeged, Hungary 31 May 2002.

Minicourse on Cognitive Science. University of Szeged. June 2002.

TENNET XIII,  13th Annual conference on Theoretical and Experimental Neuropsychology, Montreal, Quebec, Canada 21-23 June 2002.

Seminar. "Can a Machine be Conscious?" Philsoophy Department, McGill University. 4 pm 20 September 2002

Rights Metadata for OAi Working Group Meeting. Loughborough University, 2 October 2002.

Invited Lecturer. "Evolution of Behavior, Cognition and Consciousness." Workshop on Evolution of Structure and Function in Biology. Trieste 21-25 October 2002.

Intervenant invite. "Ranimer la tradition orale par cielographie". Les defis de l'editon numerique. Quinziemes entretiensl du Centre Jacques Cartier. Lyon 8-11 decembre 2002. 

--- 2003 ---

Invited Speaker. Open Access to Scientific & Technical Information. Paris 23-24 January 2003.

Webcast of talk:
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Seminaire: L'ancrage du symbolique dans le sensorimoteur". Universite de Montreal. 21 fevrier 2003

Seminar From implicit knowledge by acquaintance to explicit knowledge by description: The adaptive road to language. Concordia University. 9 March 2003.

Synergies Network Symposium,  Simon Fraser University, Vanvouver BC 20-21 March 2003.

Keynote Address. Symposium on Scholarly Publishing and Archiving on the Web. University of Albany. 7 April  2003.

"Making One's Mark in the PostGutenberg World: How to Enhance Research Impact Through Self-Archiving" Princeton University. 1:00pm 1 May 2003.

Can a Machine Be Conscious?  Rutgers University Department of Philosophy. Davison Hall, Douglass. 4:30 pm 1 May 2003.

"Making One's Mark in the PostGutenberg World: How to Enhance Research Impact Through Self-Archiving" Rutgers University. 10:30am 2 May 2003.

Keynote Address,  Author/institution self-archiving and the future of peer-reviewed journals" Council of Science Editors (CSE) Annual Meeting, 9:30 am, Pittsburgh PA 4 May 2003.

Panelist, State of the art in electronic journals and electronic publishing, Council of Science Editors (CSE) Annual Meeting, 10:30 am, Pittsburgh PA 5 May 2003

Invited presentation: "Open Access by Peaceful Evolution" At: International Association of Scientific, Technical and Medical Publishers "Universal Access: By Evolution or Revolution?" Amsterdam, 15-16 May 2003.

(Rights Metadata for Open Archiving [RoMEO] Advisory Board. 10am London 10 May 2003)

(Peer Review Working Party 2pm London 20 May)

Workshop on Peer Review. Trieste, Italy, 23-24 May 2003

Invited Lecturer. "There Is No Concrete." Conference on: "Access to the Abstract." University of Southern Denmark Odense, 30-31 May 2003.

UQaM Summer Institute in Cognitive Sciences on Categorization. 30 June - 11 July 2003

Keynote Speaker, "Maximizing and Measuring Institutional Research Impact" Oldenburg Germany 17-19 September 2003

Conferencier invite: L'auto-archivage et l'initiative de Budapest pour l'acces libre a  la recherche scientifique. Congres de la Societe Francaise de Psychologie. Poitiers, France 25-26 septembre 2003

Invited Lecture, School of Analytic Studies & Information Technology and Committee on Research & Teaching "Brownbag Research Seminars." (1) (noon - 2 pm) Maximizing and Measuring Scholarly Impact by Maximizing Scholarly Access: Toward a University and National Policy of Self-Archiving Research Output. (2) (4pm) To Cognize is to Categorize: Cognition Is Categorization York University Tuesday September 30 2003

Seminar, Ebbinghaus Empire, University of Toronto, 12:15-1:30 Wednesday 1 October 2003
Can Machines Feel? How?

Invited speaker. Max Planck Society Symposium on Open Access to the Data and Results of the Sciences and Humanities. Berlin, 18-22 October 2003.
Ad hoc Symposium: "Two Roads to Open Access," Freie Universitae¤t Berlin, 22. Oktober 2003.

Colloque. Association pour l'avancement des sciences et des techniques de la documentation. 15:45-16:45, Ottawa, vendredi 7 novembre 2003.

Keynote speaker, Open Access Seminar, National Committee of University and Research Libraries, Norwegian Council of Higher Education. Discussions with stake-holders in national research policy making and budgeting. 11-12 November 2003, Oslo, Norway.

Session sur l'acces libre, cours de scientometrie, CIRST W-3235, UQaM, 11h00 a  12h30 18 novembre 2003

Workshop on consciousness and neuroscience. University of Pittsburgh. 6 December 2003.

11 Dec. Bilan de l'Ecole d'ete 2003 en sciences cognitives. jeudi 11 decembre 2003 au DS-1950 a  midi. 

--- 2004 ---


Keynote Speaker. Cognitive Science Symposium. University College and Cognitive Science Students Association. University of Toronto. 30-31 January 2004.

15-19 Feb Southampton
National Policies on Open Access (OA) Provision for University Research Output: an International meeting, Southampton, 19 February 2004.

Human Language: cognitive, neuroscientific and dynamical systems perspectives. University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, 19-22 February, 2004.

Budapest meetings. 23-27 February 2004.

Invited plenary paper. Interdisciplinary Conference on "Compositionality, Concepts, and Cognition" Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf, Germany 28 February - 3 March 2004

S. Chartier soutenance matin 10 DS-1950

10 May. D. Mareschal McGill

Colloque ACFAS 2004 Proprie intellectuelle. Droit d'auteur et diffusion de la recherche. Universite du Quebec a  Montreal, 13 mai 2004

Invited Speaker, Szetfolyoirat ("Disperserial"): Serial Culture in the Electronic Age. Eotvos Lorand Scientific University, Budapest, Hungary 21-22 May 2004.

Wizards of OS 3 panel on "Free Access Science" Berlin. 10-12 June 2004.

Libre Acces aux resultats de la recherche : une politique pour un renouveau de la publication scientifique. Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique du CNRS. La Rochelle, France, 24-25 juin 2004. 

World Forum of Cultures: From Conflict to Cooperation. Proposals from the Cognitive Sciences. Barcelona. 17-20 July 2004.

Scholarly Publishing: Challenges for Peer Review in the Digital World: "Peer review in the Open Access era" 1:55 PM-5:00 PM, Sunday, August 22 Perspectives on Open Access: "The gold and the green roads to Open Access" 1:30 PM-5:00 PM, Monday, August 23 American Chemical Society. Pennsylvania Convention Center -- 110A&B,

EuroCris, CRIS + Open Access = The Route to Research Knowledge,The Green and Gold Roads to Open Access, Palace of the Academies, Brussels September 20-21 2004.

INASP (International Network for the Availability of Scientific Publications) and WAME (World Association of Medical Editors) and JPGM (Journal of Postgraduate Medicine) Mumbai, India, 23-26 September, 2004.

Featured Speaker. Internet Librarian International 2004. London. 11 October, 2004.
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Invited Speaker. Whitehead Lectures on Computational Creativity and Cognition. Goldsmiths College. 13 October 1004.

Invited Speaker. Self-archiving, peer-review and quality assessment aspects of open access. Symposium on Open Access to Knowledge and Scholarly Communication. University of Zurich and Swiss Academy of Medical Sciences. Zurich, Switzerland 15 October 2004.

Invited Speaker. Chemical Sciences Roundtable Workshop. National Academy of Sciences. Washington DC 25-26 October 2004.

NIH Meeting, Bldg. 1. 2-30 pm. 26 October 2004.

Speaking of Open Access. Internet Librarian 2004 Monterey Calfornia 17 November 2004.
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Invited Speaker, National Institute of Informatics, Tokyo, Japan, November 25, 2004.

Invited Speaker, Cologne Summit on Open Access Publishing, Cologne, 6-8 December, 2004.

--- 2005 ---

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Open Access Meeting. Southampton University. 25-26 January, 2005.

Berlin Declaration 3: Southampton University. 26 February - 2 March, 2005.

(1) Symposium on Creativity, Mind, and Brain in Hungarian Scholarship: Past and Present. Indiana University, Saturday-Sunday, 2-3 April, 2005.


(2a) Panel Monday, Symposium on Language and Perception 12:00-2:00 pm Monday, 4 April, 2005

(2b) "Open Access Scientometrics" Networks and Complex Systems 6-7 pm Monday, 4 April


(3a) Rob Kling Center for Social Informatics Speaker Series.  "Maximizing Research Impact Through Institutional Self-Archiving". Indiana University, Tuesday 5 April 2005.

Zenon Pylyshyn Festschrift, Guelph, 29 April 2005.

Dini Workshop on Open Access. "Designing and Implementing University and Research Institution Self-Archiving Policy" Goettingen, Germany. 23-24 May 2005. 

Invited keynote speaker. "The green and gold roads to maximizing research access, usage and impact" 26th Annual Conference of the International Association of Technological University Libraries (IATUL), Quebec, Canada, June 2 2005.

International Development Research Centre, "'Self-Archive Unto Others As Ye Would Have Them Self-Archive Unto You': The Golden Rule of Knowledge Transfer" Open Access and its impact on research in the developing world.
Ottawa June 7 2005

Invited keynote speaker. "Open Access to Scientific and Scholarly Research: Why and How?" Freedom of Information and Open Access. Chaos Control 2005. University of Vienna/School of Law, the Austrian Academy of Science and the Danube University, Krems. Vienna, 15-16  June 2005.

Conceptual grounding in cognitive processes, Cognitive Science 2005 Stresa, Italy, 19-24 July 2005.

Invited Speaker, Open Access, Open Archives and Open Source. National Scholarly Communications Forum #19, State Library of New South Wales,  Sydney, Australia, September 27, 2005.

Invited keynote Speaker. 8th International Symposium on Electronic Theses and Dissertations. Sydney Australia. 28-30 September, 2005

La perception categorielle. Seminaire de phenomenologie. Ecole normale superieure. Paris 22 octobre 2005.

DASER-2 Summit: Digital Archives for Science & Engineering Resources. "Institutional repository models: what works and what doesn't." December 2-4 2005

--- 2006 ---

Invited Plenary lecture, 1st European Conference on Scientific Publishing in Biomedicine and Medicine (ECSP) "Researchers and Open Access - the new scientific publishing environment" and also Workshop  on "Self-archiving, Institutional Repositories, and its impact on research" Lund, Sweden 21- 22 April 2006

The Access to Knowledge Conference (A2K) Yale Law School,New Haven, 21-23 April 2006 

Invited Keynote. Open Access and Information Management: An International Workshop Organized by the Information Management Committee of Research & Technology Organisation of NATO, Oslo, Norway, May 10, 2006

Invited Keynote.  CRIS2006. Open Access Institutional Repositories.  Current Research Information Systems. Bergen, Norway, 11-13 May 2006

Congres de l'ACFAS 2006: Colloque sur l'autoarchivage des articles de recherche, leurs libres acces et  leurs impacts scientifiques McGill, Montreal, 15 mai 2006

Invited Speaker, "Wittgenstein's Error: All Language is Public, But Not Necessarily Social," External Symbol Grounding 2006 workshop, Plymouth, UK, 3-4 July 2006

2nd Euroscience Open Forum (ESOF) Munich, Germany, July 15th-19th 2006 

Pourquoi parlons-nous? Le langage humain a  la lumiere de l'evolution. Institut des sciences cognitives de l'Universite du Quebec a  Montreal (UQAM) 13 novembre 2006

Invited speaker. "Maximizing and Measuring Research Impact Through Open Access Mandates and Metrics" Conference on Open Access to Knowledge.  University of Minho, Braga, Portugal, 27-28 November 2006.

Invited Talk 1. Maximising the Return on Resource Investment in Research. Indiana Memorial Union, Indiana University, 11 am 4 December 2006

Invited Talk 2.  "The Open Research Web: A Preview of the Optimal and the Inevitable" Networks and Complex Systems. Indiana University. 6 pm 4 December 2006

Invited Talk 3. "Category Acquisition and the Origin of Language" 121 Psychology 11 am 5 December 2006

--- 2007 ---

Seminaire A la recherche des categories: adaptativite, creativite, science, Journees scientifiques du Laboratoire de psychologie et neurosciences cognitives, Paris 17-20 January 2007

Poster  at Open Repositories 2007 "Repositories for Institutional Open Access: Mandated Deposit Policies"
Leslie Carr, Alma Swan, Arthur Sale, Charles Oppenheim, Tim Brody, Steve Hitchcock, Chawki Hajjem and Harnad Stevan. San Antonio TX,  23 January 2007.

Invited Speaker: Institutional Open Access Repositories: Mandated Deposit Policies. European Commission Conference on "Scientific Publishing in the European Research Area - Access, Dissemination, and Preservation in the Digital Age" Brussels, 15-16 February 2007.

"Maximising Concordia University's Research Impact Through Open Access Self-Archiving" Departent of Sociology and Anthropology, Concordia University. Rm 1120, 11th fl, Hall Bg, de Maisonneuve West. Wednesday 25 April 2007

75e Congres de l'Acfas de 14h30 aÆ’  17h45 Jeudi, le 10 mai 2007 

Invited Keynote Address to 11th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Scientometrics and Informetrics. Open Access Scientometrics and the UK Research Assessment Exercise. Madrid, Spain, 25-27 June 2007

Publicar ou Perecer: Acesso Livre para Sobreviver. Societe Brparasilienne pour le Progres de la Science (SBPC). Belem, Brazil, 8-10 july 2007 

"Research Communication, Navigation, Evaluation and Impact in the Open Access Era" Microsoft Research Faculty Summit Redmond, 15-17 July 2007 

Key Speaker, Kazimierz Naturalised Epistemology Workshop, Kazimierz Dolny, Poland, 1-5 September 2007

Liege Euro-Rectors' OA Mandate Conference Conference (EurOpenScholar)  Oct 18, 2007

Invited Paper, Symposium on AI and Consciousness: Theoretical Foundations and Current Approaches AAAI 2007 Washington 9-11 November 2007

Universities UK VCs' OA Mandate Conference, Resarch Information and Management Workshop,  London, Dec 6 2007

--- 2008 ---

Invited Keynote Speaker,  European Network for the Advancement of Artificial Cognitive Systems, Social Cognition, Venice, Italy, 11 January 2008

Invited Keynote Speaker,  First DRIVER Summit, Goettingen, Germany, 16-17 January 2008

Invited Speaker: Open Access Repositories, Mandates and Metrics, Concordia University, 28 January 2008

Invited Speaker,  International Conference on Formal Concept Analysis (ICFCA'08)  Montréal (Qc), Canada, 25-28 February, 2008

Invited Speaker,  EurOpenScholar Meeting: The University's Mission, Management and Mandate in the Open Access Era Open Repositories 08 University of Southampton, UK 31 march - 4 April 2008

Invited Speaker, Roundtable on Open Access, "Open Access; let’s do it: top down, bottom up or both?", International Science Fair, FESTRIESTE Consortium, International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA), University of Trieste, Science Park Area, Trieste Chamber of Commerce, Trieste Trade Fair and MGS Press. 18 April 2008

Invited Speaker, Congress on University and Society: Open Access. Gaceta Universitaria, University of Cordoba, 25 April 2008.

Invited Keynote, Fifteenth Jubilee International Conference “Libraries and Information Resources in the Modern World of Science,  Culture, Education, and Business ” “Crimea 2008” Crimea, Ukraine June 7-15, 2008

Invited Keynote Speaker, ELPUB 2008 Open Scholarship, Toronto Canada, 25-27 June 2008


Invited Speaker, Open Access: From the Budapest Open to Harvard's Addendum, Assciation of American University Presses Annual Meeting. Montreal Canada, 27 June 2008

International Summer School on Social Cognition, Institute of Cognitive Sciences, Université du Québec à Montréal, 28 June - 6 July 2008

Invited Keynote Speaker, Biennial Julian Jaynes Conference on Consciousness, University of Prince Edward Island, 7-9 August 2008

Coimbra-Group workshop on Metrics, Research Evaluation and Open Access in the Humanities, Trinity College Dublin 18- 20 September 2008

UK Workshop 22-23 September 2008 "Symbol Grounding, Turing Testing and Robot Talking", ITalk Roadmap Workshop, Rome, 22-24 September 2008

Invited Keynote Speaker, Open Access and Research Conference 2008, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, 24-25 September 2008

Conférencier Invité. Colloque 10 and de TIC à l'université. L'importance des politiques obligatoires pour les universités. Université de Montréal, Montréal, 16 octobre 2001

Invited Speaker: "Copyright Reform Should Not Be Made A Precondition For Mandating Open Access" ENCES Conference on Copyright Regulation in Europe – An Enabling or Disabling Factor for Science Communication? Heinrich-Böll-Foundation, Berlin, Germany, 14-15 November 2008

Modérateur. Le défi du libre accès à la documentation savante : le rôle et la place des dépôts institutionnels des universités.   CREPUQ Conférence des recteurs et des principaux des universités du Québec. Montréal, 28 novembre 2008

Invited Speaker, "Open Access, Free/Open Software, Open Data, and Creative Commons: Commonalities and Distinctions," Free Software Free Society Conference on Freedom in Computing, Development and Culture, Thiruvananthapuram. Kerala, India 9-12 December 2008

Invited Speaker, The Importance of Mandating Open Access Self-Archiving in Institutional Repositories, 3rd Conference on Open Access, University of Minho, Portugal, 15-16 Dec 2008

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"Scholarly Skywriting at the Speed of Thought" and "Offloading Cognition onto the Web": WebSci'09: Society On-Line Athens, Greece 18–20 March, 2009

Invited Speaker: "On the affinities and disaffinities among free software, peer-to-peer access, and open access to peer-reviewed research." Free Software and Beyond The World of Peer Production, 4th Oekonux and P2P Foundation Conference. Manchester, UK, 27-29 March 2009.

Invited Commentary on Machery on Concepts: Concepts: the Very Idea  Ottawa 25-28 May 2009

Invited Keynote on ETDs and Open Access at 12th International Symposium on Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETD 2009), University of Pittsburgh.  June 10 - 13, 2009

Invited Talk. "Making AgriScience Open Access" ICRISTAT, Hyderabad, India, 7 Sept 2009

Invited Speaker:" Grasping What is Already Within Immediate Reach: Universal Open Access Mandates" Access 2009, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. 1 Oct 2009.

Québec Atelier 19 novembre 2009

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28 May Leiden

Language Evolution UQAM 21-30 June