Open Science

Open science is the movement to make scientific research, data and dissemination accessible to all levels of an inquiring society.


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  Peter Suber
Publication year: 2013  |  Open Access  |  Open Science
By  UK Data Archive
Publication year: 2012  |  Open Data  |  Open Science  |  Research Data Management
By  Gwen Franck
Publication year: 2015  |  Open Science  |  Licences
By  Georgiou Panos
Publication year: 2014  |  Legal Issues  |  Open Access  |  Open Data  |  Open Science
By  Jennifer McLennan
Publication year: 2011  |  Open Science  |  Open Access Use and Reuse
By  Open Access Montpellier
Publication year: 2015  |  Open Science