LIBER 2020 Online: Building Trust with Research Libraries

Many of the topics of the LIBER 2020 Online conference can be classified under the keyword “Open Science”. A special focus was placed on “trust”, which – just like transparency – is both an aspect and a goal of openness, and on Citizen Science. And above all, the question of what role these topics play in face of the corona pandemic was raised.

News from the Research Alliance and on Open Science (Newsletter May / June 2020)

Around the research alliance and it’s partners Save the dates: Barcamp Open Science and Open Science Conference Our Barcamp and conference go into the next round, so please save the dates: Barcamp Open Science, 16 February 2021, Wikimedia, Berlin, #oscibar Open Science Conference, 17-18 February 2021, Berlin, #osc2021 TRIPLE User Research Survey Participate […]

Reproduzierbarkeit leicht gemacht – „GESIS Notebooks“ für eine offene Wissenschaft

Die „GESIS Notebooks“ versetzen Wissenschaftler*innen in die Lage, hochkomplexe Forschungsprozesse mit wenig Aufwand und größtmöglicher Unterstützung nachzuvollziehen. In einer web-basierten interaktiven Arbeitsumgebung lassen sich komplexe Rechenprozesse virtuell durchführen, ohne eine leistungsstarke und teure Hardwareinfrastruktur selbst vorhalten zu müssen. Dadurch wird die Reproduzierbarkeit von Forschung deutlich einfacher; somit unterstützen die „GESIS Notebooks“

Open Economics: Study on Open Science Principles and Practice in Economics

There is wide agreement with the principles of Open Science in economics. This is shown by a ZBW study. However, there is still room for development regarding the implementation of Open Science on a broad basis, and a high requirement for support regarding Open Science practices.

Fellow-Programm Freies Wissen: Ausblick und Rückblick

Die nächste Runde des Fellow-Programms Freies Wissen startet im Oktober. Das Programm unterstützt Nachwuchswissenschaftler*innen aus allen Disziplinen dabei, Prinzipien offener Wissenschaft in die eigene wissenschaftliche Arbeit zu integrieren.

Der Beitrag Fellow-Programm Freies Wissen: Ausblick und Rückblick erschien zuerst auf Wikimedia Deutschland Blog.

Tips and best practices: How libraries digitise their learning opportunities

Even if libraries are gradually reopening, it is still worthwhile to accelerate the further digitisation of their services. More digital services will enable libraries to promote openness more convincingly and to prepare for possible new closures of their local services. But how can training and other library services be offered online in a meaningful manner? We have put together some tips.

Open Infrastructure principles: A #pubfest Discussion

From the Open Publishing Fest 2020 a panel was convened by Bianca Kramer, Jeroen Bosman, Jeroen Sondervan (Utrecht University Library) to address guidelines being put in place to govern open infrastructures. The hour long discussion shows that there is a lot more work that needs to be done to facilitate Open Science and create an […]