Seminar: “Cooperation in Social Sciences and Humanities in a Networked European Research Space” in Croatia

Seminar: “Cooperation in Social Sciences and Humanities in a Networked European Research Space” in Croatia

Followed by several meetings of the OpenAIRE-Advance and EOSC Hub teams at Ruđer Bošković Institute , a seminar on “Cooperation in Social Sciences and Humanities in a Networked European Research Space” was held at the Teleconference Hall on Thursday, March 29, 2018. Four European projects in the field of humanities and social sciences – DARIAH-HR, […]

OpenAIRE alternative funding for non-author fee publishing platforms: EmpowOA

OpenAIRE alternative funding for non-author fee publishing platforms: EmpowOA

In this blog post series, all bids funded by the OpenAIRE 2nd call for support for non-author fee open access publishing initiatives will present their activities. This first guest post is written by  : James Smith, Marketing Officer, Open Library of Humanities This blog post came about as a result of a very enjoyable OpenAIRE-funded workshop, […]

The National OpenAIRE workshop for the UK

On the 15th of March 2018, we ran the national OpenAIRE workshop for the UK in Birmingham; during the day, there were presentations on three separate projects: Mike Mertens talked about OpenAIRE2020, which concludes at the end of June 2018 and OpenAIRE Advance, which continues much of the work of OpenAIRE2020 until December 2020 consolidating […]

FP7 Post-Grant Open Access Pilot:

FP7 Post-Grant Open Access Pilot:

OpenAIRE is currently preparing its final reporting on the uptake and metrics of the OpenAIRE FP7 Post Grant Open Access Pilot. The Pilot was installed by OpenAIRE and the European Commission in order to  meet a demand from FP7 projects that wanted, in compliance with the EC’s recommendations and polices on open access, to make […]

Opening up Research on Accidential Injuries — „Tell us!“ project starts 8th of May 2018

Opening up Research on Accidential Injuries — „Tell us!“ project starts 8th of May 2018

Systematically opening up research processes has been the focus of several projects from the Ludwig Boltzmann Association Open Innovation in Science Center. „Tell us!“ is systematically opening up the research process within the field of orthopedic traumatology at a very important early stage: generating research questions. This ambitioned goal is based on the idea that substantial […]

Ireland’s Health Research Board’s Open Publishing Platform.

Ireland’s Health Research Board’s Open Publishing Platform.

On the 28th of February 2018 the Health Research Board (HRB), One of Ireland’s largest funding agencies took a large step forward for Open Science by launching an Open Research Publishing Platform.  HRB Open Research is an Open Access, Open Peer-review, Publishing Platform that accepts submissions from HRB funded researchers. How it works Open submission […]

Dutch OpenAIRE national event “Open day on open science”

Dutch OpenAIRE national event “Open day on open science”

**published on behalf of Elly Dijk – Dutch NOAD** On 21 March 2018 DANS, Data Archiving and Networked Services, organized, together with the Dutch OpenAIRE NOAD, the Young Academy (KNAW) and the Dutch PhD Network – Promovendi Netwerk Nederland, an “Open day on Open Science” at the DANS venue. Subject of this day was open research […]

FOSTER Open Science Handbook and Roadmap for Training Practices

FOSTER Open Science Handbook and Roadmap for Training Practices

FOSTER releases two major resources on Open Science Training The FOSTER Plus project has released two interesting resources on open science training: the Open Science Training Handbook and the  Roadmap for Implementing Open Science Training Practices in Research Institutions

Impressions from the OJS-de network – workshop report (Berlin, 1-2 february 2018)

Impressions from the OJS-de network – workshop report (Berlin, 1-2 february 2018)

Workshop Report: Berlin, Germany, 1-2 february 2018. For the third time, the “OJS-de.net” network met for a two-days workshop at the Free University of Berlin, Germany. The event was organized by the head of the expertise network, the Center for Digital Systems (CeDiS), and attended by about 70 participants from German speaking countries and Denmark. […]

Launch of the CoreTrustSeal Application Management Tool

Launch of the CoreTrustSeal Application Management Tool

A new CoreTrustSeal Application Management Tool (AMT) has been released. The new  tool replaces the tool used by Data Seal of Approval (DSA), shortly to be closed, and works in tandem with the Membership Management Tool (MMT) of the World Data System (ICSU-WDS). How to join: First timers: All organizations wishing to be certified for […]

FOSTER Open Science Training Handbook: feedback wanted!

FOSTER Open Science Training Handbook: feedback wanted!

FOSTER releases the first draft of the Open Science Training Handbook.  14 experts from 10 countries have worked for 5 days to create the first draft of what will become a comprehensive overview of practical resources and tools to support trainers who would like to teach and inspire researchers on Open Science topics. The Handbook […]

COAR publishes recommendations for next generation repositories

COAR publishes recommendations for next generation repositories

Defining the next generation repository On a dedicated website and through GitHub, 11 new behaviours for next generation repositories and a snapshot of the current status of technology, standards and protocols to support each behaviour are now available. COAR welcomes community feedback about existing recommendations and suggestions for other technologies not yet identified. Building on […]

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