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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.

compete or collaborate?

A recent study funded by the European Commission and undertaken by analysts at Science-Metrix, a...
open government data

If you live in the southeastern US (aka the Bible Belt) as I do, you’ve probably been to a church...
open data weather forecast

I began paragliding a few years ago. It’s maybe the most weather-dependent sport in the world. We...
IRS opens data in government

The core task for Danny Werfel, the new acting commissioner of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (...
open thread on open access

Champions of open access to publicly funded academic research had something to celebrate last week...
to compete or collaborate

Chemistry is not the most open field of scientific endeavor; in fact, as I began working more in...
open thread

Chances are good that you've been to a library and used its resources. Kids check out colorful,...
fortune cookie

The Obama administration recently responded to a petition asking the government to "require free...