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Call for Nominations: Dryad Scientific Advisory Committee

Posted by | Oct 14th 2020 | Comment

Crossposted from the Dryad Blog Dryad was founded over a decade ago by researchers who called for an open, accessible home for research data to be curated, archived and published. Since its founding...


Call for nominations to the 2020 - 2021 FORCE11 Board of Directors

Posted by Tracy Teal | Oct 12th 2020 | Comment

Please consider nominating yourself or a colleague to the FORCE11 Board. FORCE11 is a community that works toward change in scholarly communications – we are people from different positions,...


7 Proven Strategies to Proofread Effectively

Author: Enago | Publication Date: October 7, 2020

Posted by John Chodacki | Oct 7th 2020 | Comment

Here are 7 proven strategies to ensure your writing is error-free & ready to be published for the global audience.


Open Transparent Science Survey

Author: kornbrot | Publication Date: October 6, 2020

Posted by Robert Smith | Oct 6th 2020 | Comment

OpenScienceSurvey Appeal for views on the pros and cons of Open Science. Completion of  a brief survey, 5 - 10 minutes, would be greatly appreciated. Link to survey The survey covers responsibility...


Effective Data Practices: new recommendations to support an open research ecosystem

Posted by Diana Kornbrot | Sep 29th 2020 | Comment

Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is pleased to announce the release of a new report written with our partners at the Califronia Ditial Library (CDL), the Association of American Universities (...


Introducing the Initiative for Open Abstracts (I4OA)

Posted by Cynthia Hudson-... | Sep 29th 2020 | Comment

Last week the Initiative for Open Abstracts (I4OA) was launched: https://i4oa.org. This initiative is a collaboration between scholarly publishers, infrastructure organizations, librarians,...


Passenger Pigeon Manifesto

Author: Adam Harangozó | Publication Date: September 14, 2020

Posted by Bianca Kramer | Sep 14th 2020 | Comment

Signed by a large number of professionals, the Passenger Pigeon Manifesto is a call to public galleries, libraries, archives, and museums to liberate our cultural heritage. Read the manifesto here:...


Register Now for Open Source Community Call - Sept 2020

Posted by Adam Harangozó | Sep 8th 2020 | Comment

Join the Open Source Community Call co-hosted by FORCE11, Dryad, and eLife on September 29th, 3pm UTC (8am PDT, 11am EDT, 4pm BST) Innovators share the latest updates and opportunities in the open-...


THE ISSUES OF CULTURAL DIVERSITY IN COMMUNICATION

Author: Ekaterine Lomia | Publication Date:

Posted by John Chodacki | Aug 22nd 2020 | Comment

The present article is related with the issues of cultural diversity in communication. The challenges of the 21st century enable the societies to interact with one another on a more frequent basis...


Report: Open Source Community Call, June 29, 2020

Posted by Namig Isazade | Jul 16th 2020 | Comment

On June 29, 2020, FORCE11 hosted the latest in a series of Open Source Community Calls held in partnership with Dryad and eLife. These calls are an informal way to share and discuss efforts that...