Open science

Open science

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Open science refers to the application of open approaches to scientific research. Open science includes:

  • openness of scientific publications = open access publishing
  • openness and permanent storage of research data
  • utilising open source code and open standards
  • openness of the research process


Openness supports research and the development of the scientific community by

  • improving and safeguarding the quality of scientific knowledge
  • strengthening the reliability and transparency of research
  • increasing the opportunities for using scientific knowledge and scientific research methods in research, teaching and studying
  • enabling and enriching cooperation between researchers
  • increasing the impact of science on society




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