Open Access

Open Access refers to online, free of cost access to peer reviewed scientific content with limited copyright and licensing restrictions.

Resources

Intended audience Researchers and Students, Librarians and Repository managers, Project Managers
Level: Intermediate: able to

The purpose of this course is to inform the researchers on how to comply with the H2020 mandate by depositing their publications in open access. Based on a total of 3 hours, the objectives are:

  • Understand the context and the content of the H2020 mandate
  • Know how to comply with the H2020 OA Mandate
  • Learn how to reuse the deposited publications in Horizon 2020

This course will be moder...

Intended audience Researchers and Students
Level: Introductory: no previous knowledge is required

The following course is a general introduction to the various components and philosophies of Open Science, that can directly enrich each step of the scholarly lifecycle (Open Notebook Science, OpenData, Open Research Software, Open Access). The overall objective of the course is to provide an introduction to why Open Science is essential to rigorous, reproducible and transparent research, as well as to future research evaluation criteria fo...

Intended audience Policy makers and Funders

The course is aimed at those with an intermediate level of knowledge, and comprises:

  • A general introduction to terms and operation of Open Access and Open Data.
  • An exposition of demonstrable advantages of Open Access and Open Data for the funder’s remit.
  • An explanation of the requirements of Horizon 2020 regarding Open Access and Open Data.
  • An exposition of the PASTEUR4OA analysis of charac...
By  Clarisa Waugh
Publication year: 2015  |  Open Access  |  Open Science
By  Joint Task Force on Librarians’ Competencies in Support of E-Research and Scholarly Communication
Publication year: 2016  |  Open Access  |  Research Data Management
By  Nicole Potters
Publication year: 2016  |  Open Access  |  Open Data
By  FNRS
Publication year: 2015  |  Open Access