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July 9, 2018

ImpactStory. Impactstory awarded $850k to build open-access, AI-powered scholarly search engine, aims to help public find and understand research. Nonprofit startup Impactstory announced new funding of $850,000, received as a grant from Arcadia, a charitable fund of Lisbet Rausing and Peter Baldwin, to build a free search engine designed to help the public find, read, and understand peer-reviewed research on any topic. Impactstory will partner with the Internet Archive and the British Library for the project. [Full Announcement].

September 27, 2013

ImpactStory. ImpactStory awarded $300k NSF grant. ImpactStory has been awarded a $297,500 EAGER grant from the National Science Foundation to study how automatically-gathered impact metrics can improve the reuse of research software. The grant (posted in its entirety on figshare) has three main components: [Full Announcement].