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3 comments Posted 23 Nov 2015 by Lois Donnelly Feed
A new journal aims to go beyond traditional scientific publishing by encompassing all outputs of the research cycle.
1 comment Posted 19 Oct 2015 by Marcus D. Hanwell Feed
Be sure to read and share our newest resource guide—"What is Open Science?"—to learn more about the ways openness, transparency, rapid prototyping, and collaboration are impacting the ways science is both practiced and funded. We're launching it today. As always, we welcome your feedback.
2 comments Posted 20 Jul 2015 by Bryan Behrenshausen (Red Hat) Feed
The ever rising cost of academic journals is a major burden for researchers. Academic libraries cannot always keep up with increases in subscription fees causing libraries to drop journals from their collection. This makes it harder for students and professors to quickly and easily access the... Read more
3 comments Posted 21 Oct 2014 by Joshua Allen Holm Feed
A study of participants in open source projects reveals best practices for community managers and lead developers. Study researched and performed by Brenda Chawner, currently the IST Programmes Director at Victoria University of Wellington's School of Information Management.
0 comments Posted 26 Aug 2014 by Joshua Allen Holm Feed
Ross Mounce is a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Bath studying the use of fossils in phylogeny and phyloinformatics, completing his PhD at the University of Bath last year. Ross was one of the first Panton Fellows and is an active member of the Open Knowledge Foundation, particularly... Read more
0 comments Posted 4 Aug 2014 by Marcus D. Hanwell Feed