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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.


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.


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 […]


A public archive for the videos of the Altmetrics Conferences and Workshops

We are glad to announce that most videos from the Altmetrics Conferences and Workshops are now available at a public archive, the TIB AV-Portal. In doing so, we create a long-term archive of the videos, define licenses for reuse, assign a Digital Object Identifier (DOI) for each video and provide the possibility to link the videos in future to the corresponding presentation slides and/or abstracts.

Der Beitrag A public archive for the videos of the Altmetrics Conferences and Workshops erschien zuerst auf TIB-Blog.


Wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft für das europäische Infrastrukturprojekt OPERAS (Aktenzeichen: VN012/2020)

Die Max Weber Stiftung – Deutsche Geisteswissenschaftliche Institute im Ausland (MWS) sucht für ihre Geschäftsstelle in Bonn zum 1. September 2020 eine wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft (m/w/d) für das europäische Infrastrukturprojekt OPERAS Die Max Weber Stiftung unterhält zehn Forschungsinstitute und mehrere Außenstellen in 15 Ländern. Sitz der Stiftung ist Bonn. Weltweit werden über 300 Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeiter […]




In Memory of Jon Tennant 1988-2020

The 9th of April Jon Tennant passed away. He was tragically killed in a motorbike accident in Indonesia while on a research residency at the IGDORE campus. Jon had been a tireless advocate of Open Science and friend to all in the Open Science community. At Generation Research we were honored to have him as a founding member of our advisory board.