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Free Life Science/Open Research Reports Hack Days – London 6-7 December 2011 | DevCSI

RT @gfry: @ValdisKrebs You should join us for the Open Research Reports hackathon on Dec 6/7 in London!
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UNESCO / COL Guidelines for Open Educational Resources

UNESCO / COL Guidelines for Open Educational Resources | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
November 7, 2011 By Mike Palmedo Leave a Comment. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization and the Commonwealth of Learning have published guidelines on Open Educational Resources.
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Open Access or Open Education? | Cristobal Cobo

Rob Farrow (from the Open Univeristy), short time ago wrote that the “discourse about Open Educational Resources (OERs) has reached a point of maturity and needs to be (at least) supplemented with explicit focus on Open Educational ...
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The Encyclopedia of Open Research and the data/publication problem

The Encyclopedia of Open Research and the data/publication problem | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
The Encyclopedia of Original Research (EOR) is being proposed by Daniel Mietchen as a GitHub open repository of scientific articles that evolve along with the topic they cover through a series of reviews.
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Vijay Kumar on Open Education | QFI Blog

Vijay Kumar on Open Education | QFI Blog | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
There are many exciting developments in the world of open education resources beyond the fact that OER, including but not limited to Open Courseware, are becoming extensively available across the world.
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Better Scientific Research - New York Times

Better Scientific Research - New York Times | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Better Scientific ResearchNew York TimesI concur with the emerging “open science” movement, which is being pioneered within the psychological community, that science is in need of an overhaul to make its procedures and findings more transparent.
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Helping educators find the right stuff - O'Reilly Radar

Helping educators find the right stuff - O'Reilly Radar | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
The Learning Registry addresses the problem of discoverability of education resources. There are countless repositories of fantastic educational content, from user-generated and curated sites to Open Education Resources to ...
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Research@StAndrews:FullText: Open access making a real difference

Research@StAndrews:FullText: Open access making a real difference | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
A new website has been launched to provide real examples of the way that open access can transform scholarship. One of the stories describes the overwhelming response for St Andrews researchers following the decision to ...
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Open Science Kentucky: A Map of Science's Future

From the Institute for the Future, a literal map of the future of science. We of the open science mantra, are found up in the right-hand corner under the heading of "Massively Multiplayer Data" and pretty much the entire ...
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Launch of New Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR ...

Via LIBER (Ligue des Bibliothèques Européennes de Recherche – Association of European Research Libraries): The Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) is pleased to announce the launch of its new website.
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New OER Resource

New OER Resource | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
The WSIS Knowledge Communities platform, run by UNESCO, has announced the publication of a new resource. “Open Educational Resources: A guide for teachers” is a web, PDF, and print guide focused on OER for ...
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Free and Open Education with the Khan Academy

Free and Open Education with the Khan Academy | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
The Khan Academy is a free to use educational platform which allows individuals to easily find and view lessons and lectures in a wide range of areas such as.
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Sharing knowledge improve and develop professional identities | process.arts

Sharing knowledge improve and develop professional identities | process.arts | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
http://t.co/W0YfEQeR - How can industry and educational institutions collaborate around Open Education Resources?
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Open Access Week 2011 opens October 24

Open Access Week 2011 opens October 24 | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Washington, DC – Open Access Week, the annual event celebrating the global movement towards Open Access (OA) to research and scholarship, kicks off for the fifth time on Monday, October 24. Coordinated ...
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Berlin 9: Future of Open Access in Humanities | InTechWeb Blog

Berlin 9: Future of Open Access in Humanities | InTechWeb Blog | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Starting today with a pre-conference on open access publishing and development of open access policies, the Berlin 9 Open Access Conference, organized by ARL libraries, SPARC, Max Planck, Marine Biological Laboratory ...
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Half an Hour: The Role of Open Educational Resources in Personal ...

Half an Hour: The Role of Open Educational Resources in Personal ... | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Warlick's CoLearners | Main / TheArtAmpTechniqueOfCultivatingYourPersonalLearningNetwork browse →. Half an Hour: The Role of Open Educational Resources in Personal Learning. 10 nov. Via halfanhour.blogspot.com ...
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The Open Educational Quality Initiative (OPAL) and CONCEDE ...

The Open Educational Quality Initiative (OPAL) and CONCEDE ... | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
There is More to it than Changing a Light Bulb (by Eliana Freiseis-Trinaistic)...
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Open Educational Resources: Education groups rallying against the ...

Open Educational Resources: Education groups rallying against the ... | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
A grassroots effort has been sparked in the OER and educational technology community to express concern about the implications of the Stop Online Piracy Act and PROTECT IP act for OER and online educational services.
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10 more Open Access (OA) Journals with TOC RSS feeds added to ...

10 more Open Access (OA) Journals with TOC RSS feeds added to ... | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
I've added the following Open Access journals to JournalTOCs, where you can find the latest Tables of Contents from over 17000 scholarly journals, including over 2500 Open Access journals. Previous journals added are ...
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The unexpected reader | Scholarly Communications @ Duke

The unexpected reader | Scholarly Communications @ Duke | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
In its opening paragraph, this Chronicle of Higher Education report on the conference captures the fundamental difference.
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Open Education » Blog Archive » The Saylor Foundation offers ...

Open Education » Blog Archive » The Saylor Foundation offers ... | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Open Education. Open educational resources, electronic textbooks, and social media for teaching and learning at the University of Delaware and beyond. Feed on: Posts · Comments. « DIY education, the new normal?
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PKP: From Scholarly Open Access Movement to Institutional Player ...

PKP: From Scholarly Open Access Movement to Institutional Player ... | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
The Public Knowledge Project (PKP) recently held its 3rd international conference in Berlin, marking the ' coming of age' of what started as a movement for open access publishing in the late 1990s. ...
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SoundOff: Best open source CMS updates of 2011 - FierceContentManagement

SoundOff: Best open source CMS updates of 2011 - FierceContentManagement | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
SoundOff: Best open source CMS updates of 2011FierceContentManagementNot only is it open source, it conducts transparent testing and uses open research from e-discovery experts.
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Open Education 2011 recap - OER and Open Science - Ahrash On ...

Open Education 2011 recap - OER and Open Science - Ahrash On ... | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
The term “OER” generally refers to the openly licensed teaching, learning, and research resources used in the service of education, though the term has also been used as shorthand for “open education” and related concepts which go beyond ...
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21 more Open Access (OA) Journals with TOC RSS feeds added to ...

21 more Open Access (OA) Journals with TOC RSS feeds added to ... | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
I've added the following Open Access journals to JournalTOCs, where you can find the latest Tables of Contents from over 17000 scholarly journals, including over 2600 Open Access journals. Previous journals added are ...
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