Open Source in Open Science

Software where the source code is available free of cost with terms that allow dissemination and adaptation.

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By  Ubiquity Press
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By  BioMedCentral
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By  Gerben de Boer
By  Gerben de Boer


Intended audience Librarians and Repository managers, PHD Students, Policy makers and Funders, Project Managers, Publishers, Research Administration, Researchers and Students
Level: Introductory: no previous knowledge is required

This course introduces Open Source Software (OSS) management and workflow as an emerging but critical component of Open Science. The course explains the role of software sharing and sustainability in reproducibility, trust and longevity, and provides different perspectives around the sharing and reuse of computational code and methods, namely the software producer, the software reuser, and the non-coder with an interest either in reproducin...


Lise Vinkel Clausen, Mareike Buss (CBS), Ana Canales, Montse Banegas (UPS), Paul Knobbs (Aston Un), Ivo Grigorov (FOSTER+)
Online Webinar
01.11.2018 - 11.01.2019
Pedro Fernandes
Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência, Oeiras, Portugal
12.06.2018 - 15.06.2018
Sylvia Ilieva (BAN & Ideal-IST Training Lead), Ivo Grigorov (FOSTER Project)
16.06.2017 - 23.06.2017
Fotis E. Psomopoulos, Kyriakos C. Chatzidimitriou, Athanassios M. Kintsakis
04.10.2016 - 05.10.2016
Toby Hodges, Luis Pedro Coelho, Malvika Sharan, Thomas Schwarzl, Mike Smith, Frank Thommen, Georg Zeller
Meyerhofstrasse 1, Heidelberg, Germany
19.09.2016 - 21.09.2016
Julie Lowndes (
Herbertson Room, School of Geography and the Environment, Un. Oxford, UK
12.07.2016 - 13.07.2016
GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences
Helmholtz Centre Potsdam - GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Telegrafenberg, 14473 Potsdam, Germany
21.10.2015 - 23.10.2015
Ivo Grigorov (FOSTER)
Austria Center Vienna (ACV) , Vienna, Austria
12.04.2015 - 17.04.2015