Open Science Policies

Best practice guidelines for applying Open Science and achieving its fundamental goals.

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Intended audience Librarians and Repository managers
Level: Introductory: no previous knowledge is required

Libraries have gone a long way to facilitating research workflows, and more recently on fostering open access to science and openness in a broader sense. Science is evolving: research practices, resources and tools are opening up and going beyond a publication based model, to a new open environment of research data and digital research tools, social media and collaborative platforms. There is a compelling need for...

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  OpenAIRE Project
By  Meg Hunt, EOS, Mafalda Picarra
Publication year: 2016  |  Open Access  |  Open Science  |  Open Science Policies
By  The Royal Society
Publication year: 2012  |  Open Data  |  Open Science Policies  |  Subject policies