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The Magazine Rack: Commercial Publishers' Forays into Open Access

The Magazine Rack: Commercial Publishers' Forays into Open Access | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Commercial Publishers' Forays into Open Access: http://t.co/zsc5k0p via @oatp <--good intro to gold #openaccess options from Sage, Springer...
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Why should scientists practice open science?

Why should scientists practice open science? | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Answer (1 of 5): Make doing science easier! It's hard enough dealing with nature.

Papers omit most details. Most projects involve analysis code, data cleanups, and other small tasks/issues that are never included in the paper.
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Open Science: Tools, approaches, and implications : Nature Precedings

Open Science: Tools, approaches, and implications : Nature Precedings | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Open Science: Tools, approaches, and implications...
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Developing and using Open Educational Resources at KNUST ...

Developing and using Open Educational Resources at KNUST ... | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Developing and using Open Educational Resources at KNUST. Peter Donkor. The information and communication technology (ICT) boom of the 1990s significantly influenced higher education and opened the way for harnessing it ...
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Open Educational Resources: Brazil introduces OER into federal ...

It requires government funded educational resources to be made widely available to the public under an open license,; clarifies that resources produced by public servants under his/her official capacities should be open ...
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OpenScience Friends of the Future camp | SpaceMika

Current topics range from distributed citizen-scientist projects, the interaction of social media and science, and, of course, open science. I'm uncertain if I'll be contributing more from spending far too much time ...
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Open-access megajournals – find out more in Estonia | The Official ...

Open-access megajournals – find out more in Estonia | The Official ... | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
The tantalizing prospect is that these new 'open-access megajournals' might grow at a pace that is similar to PLoS ONE, and could therefore potentially account for a substantial proportion of the research literature in a ...
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Open up educational resources legally with new JISC tools : JISC

Open up educational resources legally with new JISC tools : JISC | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Making your educational resources openly available is not always straightforward when there are multiple licences involved – but two new JISC online wizards can help navigate the issues.
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This Week in Ed-Tech News: Khan Academy in ... - Hack Education

This Week in Ed-Tech News: Khan Academy in ... - Hack Education | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
The Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources (CCCOER) has joined the OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCW), meaning that students at the 200 schools that are part of CCCOER will now have better access to the ...
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Palgrave Open | Palgrave Macmillan Journals

Palgrave Open | Palgrave Macmillan Journals | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
RT @PalgraveJournal: Missed the news? Open Access now available for 18 of our journals via Palgrave Open.
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Scholastica, Looking for Open Scholarship?

Scholastica, Looking for Open Scholarship? | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Looking for Open Scholarship? http://pressforward.org/ ghoulmann: “ Bringing together the best scholarship from across the web, producing vital, open publications scholarly communities can gather... (Looking for Open Scholarship?
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Common Open Research Emulator (CORE)

Common Open Research Emulator (CORE) | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
The Common Open Research Emulator (CORE) is a tool that allows you to emulate entire networks on one or more machines. You can connect these emulated networks to live networks or to additional emulated networks.
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OKCon11 Opens In Berlin - Slashdot

OKCon11 Opens In Berlin - Slashdot | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
teleyinex writes "The annual conference of the Open Knowledge Foundation will be held in Berlin. There will be different lectures about open data, open science, open access, etc. and different free workshops where hackers, volunteers, designers, etc.
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OPEN ACCESS: Ganglion cell complex and retinal nerve fiber layer measured by fourier-domain optical coherence tomography for early detection of structural damage in patients with preperimetric glau...

OPEN ACCESS: Ganglion cell complex and retinal nerve fiber layer measured by fourier-domain optical coherence tomography for early detection of structural damage in patients with preperimetric glau... | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
The Society for Clinical Ophthalmology (RT @ClinicalOphth: OPEN ACCESS: Fourier-domain OCT for early detection of structural damage in patients with preperimetric glaucoma.)...
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How to Find Open Educational Resources on the Internet!

How to Find Open Educational Resources on the Internet! | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Open Education Resources (OERs) and Open Education Practices (OEP) are changing the education sector around the world, with teachers and lecturers placing their learning and teaching materials on the internet for others to use.
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Open Research Online - St Joseph, St Peter, Jean Gerson and the ...

Open Research Online - St Joseph, St Peter, Jean Gerson and the ... | 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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Open and Shut?: Open Access by Numbers

Open and Shut?: Open Access by Numbers | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Few can now doubt that open access (OA) to scholarly research is set to become an important feature of the scholarly communication landscape. What is less certain is how much of the world's research literature is ...
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OAI7 Workshop at CERN – Attending? Yes! - InTechWeb Blog

OAI7 Workshop at CERN – Attending? Yes! - InTechWeb Blog | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
OAI7 Workshop at CERN – Attending? Yes!InTechWeb BlogMain themes will involve Open Access publishing, integration and advocacy, heading towards machine-actionable scholarly communication, Open Science and a Web of Data.
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Open Source Science on the Internet - QUEST (blog)

Open Source Science on the Internet - QUEST (blog) | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Open Source Science on the InternetQUEST (blog)That is the question Dr Michael Nielsen, whose forthcoming book about Open Science “Reinventing Discovery", attempts to explain and fix.
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PLoS ONE: The Development of Open Access Journal Publishing from 1993 to 2009

PLoS ONE: an inclusive, peer-reviewed, open-access resource from the PUBLIC LIBRARY OF SCIENCE. Reports of well-performed scientific studies from all disciplines freely available to the whole world.
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Open access comes of age - equity's posterous

Open access comes of age - equity's posterous | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
The Development of Open Access Journal Publishing from 1993 to 2009. PLoS ONE 6(6): e20961. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0020961. http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0020961 ...
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Peter Scott's Library Blog: Directory of Open Access Journals ...

Directory of Open Access Journals - recently added titles. Irish Veterinary Journal · Journal of Clinical Bioinformatics · Medical Gas Research · Clinical Proteomics ...
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» A TED Talk to Open Your Eyes to Open Science

» A TED Talk to Open Your Eyes to Open Science | Open Research & Learning | Scoop.it
Despite 'open science' getting a lot of play lately, many people don't quite get what it is.
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