Record year at PLOS ONE creates new challenges for data scientists

In 2013, open-access journal PLOS ONE again posted a record year for new publications, with 31,500 scientific articles added to the site. The haul took the journal past the 100,000 article mark, but it also created new challenges. This week, Bio-IT World spoke to the data scientists tasked with making sure the huge repository is a useful resource for researchers, not a mess of unsearchable papers. Feature