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Wiley: Wiley-VCH and ChemPubSoc Europe to Launch Open Access Chemistry Journal

Wiley: Wiley-VCH and ChemPubSoc Europe to Launch Open Access Chemistry Journal | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
RT @egonwillighagen: European Chemical Society Fail: instead of making existing journals Open Access, start a new journal :/ → http://bit.ly/n1w0w6...
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Joining forces with open science - Watching the Watchers.org

Joining forces with open science - Watching the Watchers.org | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Joining forces with open scienceWatching the Watchers.orgThe goals of open science are closely aligned with our mission, yet for years there has been little institutional contact between our movement and initiatives such as Open Access and Open Data.
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Google research chief pushes 'big data' - Nature.com (subscription)

Google research chief pushes 'big data' - Nature.com (subscription) | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Nature.com (subscription)Google research chief pushes 'big data'Nature.com (subscription)In 2008, Google retreated from Palimpsest, its project for hosting open science data. Why? I think we are still trying to figure out our role.
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Open Research Online - User experience design and agile ...

Open Research Online - User experience design and agile ... | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
The Open University Skip to content. OU Home · Study at the OU · About the OU · Research at the OU · Search · Contact · Accessibility Small text Medium text Large text Extra large text ...
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Study Backs Open Access to Broadband Networks | The Web Scene

Study Backs Open Access to Broadband Networks | The Web Scene | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
The majority of countries with the most successful broadband deployments have opened up the networks of their main carriers to competing service providers,...
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Open-access-biology.com Backlink Check, OPEN-ACCESS-BIOLOGY.COM Link Popularity, Back Link Analysis of open-access-biology.com

Open-access-biology.com Backlink Check, OPEN-ACCESS-BIOLOGY.COM Link Popularity, Back Link Analysis of open-access-biology.com | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Open-access-biology.com Backlink Check, OPEN-ACCESS-BIOLOGY.COM Link Popularity, Back Link Analysis of open-ac http://tinyurl.com/3oxmu9y...
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'Guerilla Activist' Releases 18000 Scientific Papers - MIT Technology Review

'Guerilla Activist' Releases 18000 Scientific Papers - MIT Technology Review | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
New Yorker (blog)'Guerilla Activist' Releases 18000 Scientific PapersMIT Technology ReviewThe move comes in protest after a Harvard researcher was arrested this week, and intensifies a fight over open access to scientific records.
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CARL - ABRC

CARL - ABRC | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Canada plays critical role in world's largest scientific initiative. July 6, 2011. CANARIE, Canada's Advanced Research and Innovation Network, and Cybera are joining scientists and engineers from around the world in Banff, ...
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National Archives' first Wikipedian in residence to bring more holdings to the ... - Nextgov

National Archives' first Wikipedian in residence to bring more holdings to the ...Nextgov"We used to be in the 20th century mind-set of access," he said, "open research rooms so people can come and look at our collections.
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Kinexus Bioinformatics Launches Online Proteomics DataBase - PR Newswire (press release)

Kinexus Bioinformatics Launches Online Proteomics DataBase - PR Newswire (press release) | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Kinexus Bioinformatics Launches Online Proteomics DataBasePR Newswire (press release)This open access, online resource for the scientific community features over 1.5 million measurements of the levels and phosphorylation status of over 400...
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UCL launches its open access repository

UCL launches its open access repository | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
UCL launches its open access repository. 13 July 2011. UCL Discovery, the public showcase of UCL research, giving access to journal articles, book chapters, conference proceedings, digital web resources, theses and much more from all ...
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A new open access journal « cistronic

A new open access journal « cistronic | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Three major international research institutions, the Max-Planck Society, Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) and the Wellcome Trust announced the launch of a new top-notch open-access journal for biomedical and life ...
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Elsevier launches a new open access physics journal « Kresge ...

Elsevier launches a new open access physics journal « Kresge ... | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
In search of that efficiency (and apparently in response to authors' desires) Elsevier has created a “family cluster” of journals in physics (and “Results in Physics” is the new open access, author-pays sibling in this ...
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Wikimedian in Residence | wikifying [[open access]]

a new blog on wiki & open-science | Wikimedian in Residence | wikifying open access | http://t.co/GZX6zAf...
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Peter Scott's Library Blog: Directory of Open Access Journals ...

Directory of Open Access Journals - recently added... Arts Council to 'speak up for libraries' (UK) · Kent County Council wins 2011 CILIP Libraries Chan... Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives N..
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Open Research Online - Autonomy and context: a tale of two learners

Open Research Online - Autonomy and context: a tale of two learners | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
The Open University Skip to content. OU Home · Study at the OU · About the OU · Research at the OU · Search · Contact · Accessibility Small text Medium text Large text Extra large text ...
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Mitchell C. Brown Project: Leading research organisations announce ...

Mitchell C. Brown Project: Leading research organisations announce ... | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Max Planck Society and the Wellcome Trust announced today that they are to support a new, top-tier, open access journal for biomedical and life sciences research.
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Open access social media guide for pharma: Q&A « ScienceRoll

You may have heard about my open access social media guide for pharma project which we hope you will join soon! I discussed the project with Mark Senak at Eye on FDA and he advised me to create a Q&A so then people can ...
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Pfizer to open research center in SF's Mission Bay - San Francisco Chronicle

Pfizer to open research center in SF's Mission Bay - San Francisco Chronicle | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Pfizer to open research center in SF's Mission BaySan Francisco ChronicleBoosting Mission Bay's goal of becoming a hub for cutting-edge biotech, the world's largest drugmaker today will announce plans to establish a research center there.
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Geist: Canadian universities switch to tech savvy course alternatives - Toronto Star

Geist: Canadian universities switch to tech savvy course alternatives - Toronto Star | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Geist: Canadian universities switch to tech savvy course alternativesToronto StarA growing body of research is also now freely available under open access licensing, as researchers make their work openly available on the Internet.
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Why don't more academics do Open Access publishing? | The Harvard ...

The report finds that faculty members want to publish in high “impact factor” journals unless they have some specific reason why they should go the Open Access route, e.g., they need to get something out quickly.
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Open Government Partnership paper recommends aid transparency ...

This has resulted in the publication of 'Opening Government: A guide to best practice in transparency, accountability and civic engagement across the public sector'. The Declaration, to be signed in September, ...
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Academic Evolution: Is Open Scholarship Too Risky for Young Scholars? | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it

Academic Evolution: Is Open Scholarship Too Risky for Young Scholars? | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
In commenting on my last post ("The Open Scholar") Jon Wallin asked a very fair question: What would you say to an assistant professor approaching his third-year review? His job and way of life are on the line if he...
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Can Science Be Open-Sourced? - Forbes (blog)

Can Science Be Open-Sourced? - Forbes (blog) | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Can Science Be Open-Sourced?Forbes (blog)He worked at Los Alamos National Laboratory and was a Senior Faculty Member at the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics.
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A Teacher-Librarian's Learning Blog: Advocating for Open Access to ...

A Teacher-Librarian's Learning Blog: Advocating for Open Access to ... | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
As part of my course I need to reflect on whether I am an advocate of open access to library resources. In terms of technology I think my library has come a very long way towards becoming more of a library without walls.
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