Open access

Open access refers to the practice of making peer-reviewed scholarly research and literature freely available online to anyone interested in reading it. Read our article collection or our What is open access? resource page to learn more.

The value of open data in academic science

Open science is one way today to deliver science to societies around the world. And, it can include open education, open research, open source, and...Read more

Digital archaeology and open source

The Digital Index of North American Archaeology ( DINAA ) project is an index of linked open data citations and ontological connections that cross-...Read more

Respected journal makes transition to open science

The scientific journal, Nature Methods , has made a transformation. From closed to open, the journal now embraces open science practices with the...Read more

Mozilla's Science Lab is a hub for the open research community

Since the launch last June of Mozilla Science Lab, we’ve been working to unpack what science on the web and like the web means, and what Mozilla can...Read more

What makes this journal the most open?

I recently had the opportunity to talk with Rebecca Lawrence of F1000Research about how they use new ways of publishing scientific research. They do...Read more

Science experts and geeks share their open source projects

Open Science Week will begin on June 9! People from around the open source community will share with us, starting on Monday, how open source is being...Read more

Contribute to Open Science Week

Open Science Week will begin on June 9! What do you wish was more open about the world of science—academia? research? access? software? NASA released...Read more

Public access to works supported by new alliance

Molly Van Houweling interviews herself for the launch of a new non-profit she has co-founded: Authors Alliance will work to promote authorship for...Read more