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Zotero versus Mendeley | CJBS Information and Library Services Blog

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Developing digital literacies | Jisc

Developing digital literacies | Jisc | Open the Doors of Knowledge | Scoop.it
Provides ideas and resources to inspire the strategic development of digital literacies - those capabilities which support living, learning and working in a digital society
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An introduction to altmetrics for librarians, researchers and academics

An introduction to altmetrics for librarians, researchers and academics | Open the Doors of Knowledge | Scoop.it
I’ve written about altmetrics for library and information professionals previously for this blog and why it should matter for them.
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What is open science?

What is open science? | Open the Doors of Knowledge | Scoop.it
Be sure to read and share our newest resource guide—"What is Open Science?"—to learn more about the ways openness, transparency, rapid prototyping, and collaboration are impacting the ways science is both practiced and funded. We're launching it today. As always, we welcome your feedback.
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Shared a post - "*Long-awaited OA policy from WHO.* From..." - brajakes@gmail.com - Gmail

Shared a post - "*Long-awaited OA policy from WHO.* From..." - brajakes@gmail.com - Gmail | Open the Doors of Knowledge | Scoop.it
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This has been coming for a loooooooooong time. I would have thought when the World Bank moved to become an Open Access publisher and also opened up all their data  > Open Data, which used to cost an arm and a leg, everybody with a conscious would follow.... 

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Book Talk: Peter Suber on Open Access

The internet lets us share perfect copies of our work with a worldwide audience at virtually no cost. We take advantage of this revolutionary opportunity whe...
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Peter Suber's book on 'Open Access' is one of the best introductory texts, but also the most authorative, as he has been one of the main drivers of the Open Access movement. Available as an Open Access book on the Harvard University website as part of Essential Knowledge set of books.

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Zotero versus Mendeley | CJBS Information and Library Services Blog

Zotero versus Mendeley | CJBS Information and Library Services Blog | Open the Doors of Knowledge | Scoop.it
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Code of practice for learning analytics | Jisc

Code of practice for learning analytics | Jisc | Open the Doors of Knowledge | Scoop.it
Setting out the responsibilities of educational institutions to ensure that learning analytics is carried out responsibly, appropriately and effectively.
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Smile Telecoms Raises $365M To Expand Its Broadband Coverage In Four African Countries

Smile Telecoms Raises $365M To Expand Its Broadband Coverage In Four African Countries | Open the Doors of Knowledge | Scoop.it
Smile Telecoms plans to grow its broadband network in Africa after raising $365 million in debt and equity financing. The Mauritius-based company, which..

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Big Data Problems Solved Fast On An Open Source Platform

Big Data Problems Solved Fast On An Open Source Platform | Open the Doors of Knowledge | Scoop.it
RapidMiner produces analytics without coding, and makes the process and results comprehensible to business mortals without advanced math degrees.

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I still have to try 'RapidMiner', but this might be a solution for us professional mortals who can't code or know programming.....? Comments?

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Convening 2013: Methods for Measuring Impacts of Open Research, Open Content, and Open Data

Group discussion facilitated by Dr. Peter Ballantyne, Head of Knowledge Management and Information Services, ILRI; with Imma Subirats, Information and Knowle...
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Opening Science - Springer

Opening Science - Springer | Open the Doors of Knowledge | Scoop.it
The Evolving Guide on How the Internet is Changing Research, Collaboration and Scholarly PublishingEditorsSönke Bartling, Sascha FriesikeISBN: 978-3-319-00025-1 (Print) 978-3-319-00026-8 (Online)
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Available as an #OpenAccess book on SpringerOpen

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