News on Science 2.0 and Open Science (Newsletter June 2018)

Around the research Alliance and its partners Generation R – exploring new ways to research The Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0 has launched its new online platform ‘Generation R’ (R = researcher) which encourages knowledge sharing and discourse about an open scholarly system in the digital age. The editorial focus is to take a ‘needs […]

DH-Kolloquium an der BBAW, 6.7.2018: Fußballlinguistik in Zeiten der Fußballweltmeisterschaft – Aufgaben und Chancen für den Wissenschaftstransfer

Wir möchten herzlich zum nächsten Termin des DH-Kolloquiums an der BBAW am 6. Juli 2018, 18:00 Uhr – 19:30 Uhr (Konferenzraum 1) einladen: — Bitte beachten Sie die geänderten Anfangs- und Endzeiten aufgrund des Spielplans der Fußball-WM! — Simon Meier, Technische Universität Berlin: Fußballlinguistik in Zeiten der Fußballweltmeisterschaft – Aufgaben und Chancen für den Wissenschaftstransfer […]

Waterkant Festival 2018: A model for learning and working 4.0

On 14 and 15 June 2018 the 2nd Waterkant #startupSH Festival 2018 took place on the former naval airfield in Kiel. The Waterkant Festival was organized by Open Campus, StarterKitchen and the FabLab in Kiel and was attended by international guests from various fields. The sessions and participation offers were manifold; here we offer a short insight. #waterkant is one of the coolest #startup festivals in Germany – not only location-wise #Waterkant18 #AugmentedReality #gaming #greentech #mobility @waterkant_sh — Petra Dickel (@hochimnorden) 15. Juni 2018 Open Data, Science Communication and Culture App Sven Thomsen, CIO of the State Chancellery of […]

Generation R: new online platform launched for Open Science discourse

11 June 2018: The Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0 launched the online platform ‘Generation R’. It is conceived of as a meeting place for the new generation of researchers that wants to shape the future of an open scholarly system in the digital age. The digital transformation of scholarly systems has a huge impact on […]

FOSTER Plus: How libraries can foster the change to Open Science

Training courses, training materials and incentives play an important role in the promotion of open science. In this interview, Helene Brinken from the Göttingen State and University Library (SUB) provides an overview of the activities as part of the FOSTER Plus EU project. What are the objectives of the FOSTER Plus project? The FOSTER Plus project funded by the EU aims to promote a cultural transformation in science that goes beyond awareness of the open science movement, and in which the practical aspects of open science can be implemented completely. Opportunities for qualifications on an institutional level and in a […]

dha2018 – empowering researchers: Call for Contributions

Mitgeteilt von Peter Hinkelmanns Salzburg, 29.11.–01.12.2018 Call-Ende: 29.06.2018 Digital Humanities modellieren ein neues Setting für die Forschenden: Sie verändern die Wissensumwelt und schaffen zeitgemäße Zugänge für die Forschenden. Digital Humanities unterstützen Forschende, bieten neue Wege für etablierte Methoden, ermöglichen gesellschaftliche Teilhabe am Forschungsdiskurs. Expertenwissen wird dezentriert und demokratisiert. Die Tagung digital humanities austria 2018 möchte ein Forum […]

COAR Annual Meeting 2018: Repositories as central infrastructure of open scholarly communication

Behind the COAR lies a global network of now over 130 institutions (libraries, data centres, research funding organisations and ministries). The aims of the COAR are the further development of repositories and the positioning of these in an open scientific landscape. The focus of the meeting was the discussion surrounding COAR’s proposals for “Next Generation Repositories”, the use of repositories for other content than publications (e.g. research data or teaching materials), and various national reports on the subjects of open access and open science. Next generation repositories The annual meeting was framed by two keynote presentations: In the first, “Open […]