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The Leibniz Research Alliance is committed to the research and development of working methods, infrastructures, and tools of Open Science
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Am 16. und 17. Oktober 2020 fand die Auftaktveranstaltung für das fünfte Programmjahr des Fellow-Programm Freies Wissen statt. Das Stipendienprogramm für 20 Nachwuchswissenschaftler*innen aller Disziplinen legt in diesem Jahr den Schwerpunkt auf Knowledge Equity.
Der Beitrag Fellows-Programm Freies Wissen 2020/21 startete mit einem digitalen Auftakt erschien zuerst auf Wikimedia Deutschland Blog.
TIB is about to launch a new open access service on which scientific journals and conference publications can be published. In doing so, it is underlining its orientation towards Open Access and adding a significant new pillar to its activities to support the transition to Open Access. As a research partner, TIB is committed to professional, optimally accessible and widely visible publications.
Der Beitrag TIB about to start a new Open Access service for scholarly journals and conference proceedings erschien zuerst auf TIB-Blog.
Rapid publishing for public health books against COVID-19 The article covers a case study of the barriers to be overcome to fully automate the production workflow for Open Access multi-format books, to produce and distribute the following – ebook, print-on-demand, screen PDF, webbook, website, and an interoperable source. This blogpost was written to accompany the presentation at the Japanese ‘Vivliostyle User/Dev Meeting 2020 Autumn’ 24 October 2020 13:00 JST (04:00 UTC) – 17:10 JST (08:10 UTC). The case study The case study involves producing eight book sprints for training manuals, some with MOOC modules, for the Academy of Public Health in Dusseldorf (Germany) which was run as a research cooperation with the Open Science Lab, TIB – German National Library of Science and Technology. Motivation We are using the book as a technology and social practice within healthcare knowledge management. For example the ‘book sprint’ method of bringing together health