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Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Open Access Policy - Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Open Access Policy - Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation | Openness | Scoop.it
wow - researchers funded by Gates Foundation “shall make publications accessible and open immediately” http://t.co/sfEmQktIpY
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CERN makes public first data of LHC experiments | CERN

CERN makes public first data of LHC experiments | CERN | Openness | Scoop.it
CERN today launched its Open Data Portal where data from real collision events, produced by experiments at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) will for the first time be made openly available to all. It is expected that these data will be of high value for the research community, and also be used for education purposes.
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Book Review: Open Access and the Humanities: Contexts, Controversies and the Future by Martin Eve

Book Review: Open Access and the Humanities: Contexts, Controversies and the Future by Martin Eve | Openness | Scoop.it
Martin Eve’s new book is essential reading for anyone interested in the future of open access and scholarly communication in the humanities. With chapters on digital economics, open licensing, and ...
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Pays-Bas : L'open access, motif de discorde entre les universités et Elsevier

Pays-Bas : L'open access, motif de discorde entre les universités et Elsevier | Openness | Scoop.it
Les négociations sont au point mort

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Libraries funding more open access fees, says survey - Research Information (press release)

Libraries funding more open access fees, says survey - Research Information (press release) | Openness | Scoop.it
Libraries funding more open access fees, says survey Research Information (press release) Academic libraries are getting more involved in the cataloguing and funding of gold open access (OA) publications, according to a survey by the US industry...
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University of California Press Announces Plans to Roll Out Two Open Access Products « University of California Press Blog

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Where Copyright Fails, Open Licenses Help Creators Build Towards a Future of Free Culture

Where Copyright Fails, Open Licenses Help Creators Build Towards a Future of Free Culture | Openness | Scoop.it
One of the convictions that drew law professor and former EFF board member, Lawrence Lessig, to co-found Creative Commons was that a narrow and rigid application of copyright law made no sense in the digital age.
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Open Access Explained! - YouTube

What is open access? Nick Shockey and Jonathan Eisen take us through the world of open access publishing and explain just what it's all about. Make sure to w...
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New Research From Google: “Rise of the Rest: The Growing Impact of Non-Elite Journals” | LJ INFOdocket

The following paper was written by the co-founders of Google Scholar, Anurag Acharya and Alex Verstak, along with other Google engineers. The research utilizes data from Google Scholar.

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Launching the new Open Access Button. Push Button. Get Research. Make Progress.

Launching the new Open Access Button. Push Button. Get Research. Make Progress. | Openness | Scoop.it
The past 18 months has been incredible. We have gone from an idea to a really useful, workable bookmarklet which has helped track thousands of people running into paywalls. Our bookmarklet was grea...
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25 sources of free public domain books

25 sources of free public domain books | Openness | Scoop.it
An updated list of sites that offer free public domain books (ebooks and audiobooks): Project Gutenberg, Europeana, DPLA, Internet Archive...
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Springer and Dutch universities reach wide-ranging agreement on access

Springer and Dutch universities reach wide-ranging agreement on access | Openness | Scoop.it
Innovative experimental approach includes subscription access and open access Berlin | Den Haag | Dordrecht, 20 November 2014 Springer
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We need open models, not just open data - O'Reilly Radar

We need open models, not just open data - O'Reilly Radar | Openness | Scoop.it
Writing my post about AI and summoning the demon led me to re-read a number of articles on Cathy O'Neil's excellent mathbabe blog. I highlighted a point Cathy...
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Open Education Handbook Update | Open Education Working Group

Open Education Handbook Update | Open Education Working Group | Openness | Scoop.it
Hot off the press: Open Education Handbook Update http://t.co/vivfKhWwUt #opendata #education #edutech #openknowledge
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White paper: Enhancing open data with identifiers | Guides | Open Data Institute

ODI/Thomson Reuters White paper: Enhancing Open Data With Identifiers http://t.co/mGLqF8twEn #LEI #sustainabledata #opendata
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91 Million Artworks Enter the Public Domain - artnet News

91 Million Artworks Enter the Public Domain - artnet News | Openness | Scoop.it
Millions of "orphan artworks", hidden from public view because their right holders could not be identified, are entering the public domain today in the UK.
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Actualité : Publication scientifique : vers l'open access institutionnel ? - Pour la Science

Actualité : Publication scientifique : vers l'open access institutionnel ? - Pour la Science | Openness | Scoop.it
Coûts d’abonnements prohibitifs, accès restreint aux articles, revues « prédateurs » : la publication scientifique est aujourd’hui en crise.

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Open Access Button

Open Access Button | Openness | Scoop.it
The Open Access Button @OA_Button helps you get the research you want and adds papers you still need to your wishlist http://t.co/qjEg2Fx8Am
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Has open access failed? - OUPblog (blog)

Has open access failed? - OUPblog (blog) | Openness | Scoop.it
At the Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing in Paris last month, Claudio Aspesi, Senior Analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein, raised an uncomfortable question.
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Estimating Open Access Mandate Effectiveness: I. The MELIBEA Score - Open Access Archivangelism

Estimating Open Access Mandate Effectiveness: I. The MELIBEA Score - Open Access Archivangelism | Openness | Scoop.it
RT @domchalono: Estimating Open Access Mandate Effectiveness: I. The MELIBEA Score http://t.co/QWL2uF8Xdi by S. Harnad #oa
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12 Must Have Resources for Free Public Domain Pictures to Use in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

12 Must Have Resources for Free Public Domain Pictures to Use in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Openness | Scoop.it
12 Must Have Resources for Free Public Domain Pictures to Use in Class http://t.co/AYM1EN2gFs via @medkh9
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IR You Open? How Institutional Repositories and Open Access Publishing Benefit Universities | Brain-Work

IR You Open? How Institutional Repositories and Open Access Publishing Benefit Universities | Brain-Work | Openness | Scoop.it
RT @McDawg: IR You Open? How Institutional Repositories and #OpenAccess Publishing Benefit Universities http://t.co/zUd5phMRhH
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The new ‘Open Education Scoreboard’ goes live

The new ‘Open Education Scoreboard’ goes live | Openness | Scoop.it
New Open Education Europa online courses finding and tracking tool goes live today, coinciding with the portal's... http://t.co/5nRvgDeBln
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Paula Morais's curator insight, September 27, 7:26 AM

still in  avery limited version, lacking the name of the institutions who are launching them, languages, type of MOOC and links to them...