The Rogue Scholar improves your science blog in important ways,
including full-text search, DOIs and metadata, and long-term archiving.
Support all kinds of science blogs, from personal blog to organizational newsletters.
For most blogs.
Perfect for larger blogs.
$1 per post
Having special requirements.
If you can’t find what you’re looking for, go to our Documentation or reach out to support via the Rogue Scholar Discord Forum.
The Rogue Scholar is available with limited functionality since April 1, 2023.
The full functionality (DOI and metadata registration, archiving of full-text content, and full-text search) will become available during the second quarter of 2023.
Fill out the form linked from page. We will add your blog to the Rogue Scholar and notify you within two business days.
We only cover blogs that write about science, and where the full-text content is made available via RSS feed and distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) license.
Yes. We accept blogs about all forms of scholarship. The term “science” is used in the broadest sense.
The initial release will support English and German. Additional languages will be added based on user requests.
We will harvest your content and metadata using your RSS feed.
We support feeds using RSS, Atom or JSON Feed. Contact us for support of custom extensions.
You need to provide all content via RSS feed, but this can also be a private feed.
Podcasts and vlogs are supported, but at an additional cost. Reach out to us via email.
The Rogue Scholar is free for the first 50 posts per year. After that, it costs $1 per post.
We will send you annual invoices for the posts we have archived in the previous year if there are more than 50 posts.
The Rogue Scholar is and will always be free to use and reuse, all content is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) license.
We appreciate donations and other forms of support. Reach out to us via email.
Fundamental numbers describing the included blogs.