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« Humanistic scholarship tends to be more individualistic than in other disciplines. As Blaise Cronin (2005,25) put it, publishing in the humanities « assumes a work written by an author. » Reading a sole-authored book or article in these fields is a conversation with the author. The humanities are at the opposite extreme from the sciences, where « collective cognition » is valued. They have the lowest rates of coauthorship and collaboration of the disciplines, with the higher rates of collaboration occurring in digital projects. E-research is expected to promote collaboration in the humanities, due to the size of projects and the range of expertise required. » (219-20).