Open science/Related projects

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This page lists related projects, websites, and initiatives which are dedicated to open science. Please add your project!

List of Related ProjectsEdit

  • Academia Publishing Wiki - A wiki platform that welcomes original research
  • Ancilla Iuris - Ancilla Iuris offers a professional and state-of-the-art publication platform to advance European contributions on constellations of law and society.
  • - Open access to e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology and Statistics
  • Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) - the first global-scale initiative to call for open access to research papers
  • C@fé des sciences - Community of science blogs in French
  • Cape Town Open Education Declaration - an initiative aimed at making education open
  • Citizendium - A scholarly inclined open encyclopedia (Wikipedia offspring) which uses real names and expert guidance
  • - an extension of
  • Hard Blogging' Scientists
  • Key Perspectives - a company specialized in Open Access counseling
  • Living Knowledge - The International Science Shop Network
  • Neuron! - German network of people who realize open projects
  • One Big Lab - One small world = One Big Lab. Exploring the potential behind open science, open access, and open exchange of more than just ideas.
  • Open Journal Systems - A technical platform for Open Access publishing
  • aims at making the world of science more visible and accessible.
  • The Open Source Science Project - An open-access project that is currently developing five separate resources: (1) a research-based scientific curriculum, (2) a discussion forum to facilitate communication between students and scientific researchers, and (3) a microfinance platform to encourage all individuals to pursue scientific research, (4) a research log platform to facilitate communication between publicly-funded researchers and the general public, and (5) a research laboratory database to allow students to easily search for internships and open positions in labs pursuing research they are interested in
  • Open Students - A student platform on matters of open access to scientific research
  • OpenWetWare - OpenWetWare is an effort to promote the sharing of information, know-how, and wisdom among researchers and groups who are working in biology & biological engineering.
  • - Community of blogging researchers
  • Science Commons - Science Commons designs strategies and tools for faster, more efficient web-enabled scientific research.
  • Wikipendium - currently rather a thought experiment on how to improve on Wikipedia and Citizendium
  • Wikiresearch - An overview about original research in wiki environments
  • Wikinfo - an encyclopedic wiki that accepts original research
  • Wikiversity - Open Learning Community
  • Wissenschaft im Dialog (German) - Memorandum
  • Wissenschafts-Café - Community of German blogging scientists
  • Wissenschaftsladen Bonn - Transfer of scientific knowledge (German)
  • WISSENSCHAFT in progress - (rather small) german journal with a weblog; covers communication science, linguistics, media and culture, literature, education and e-learning; publishes especially articles and exposés of younger scientists who are between b.a./ and ph.d.


  • Article in the Boston Globe on Open Science
  • Editorial (2008). "Wouldn't you like to know?". Nature Physics. 4 (7): 505. doi:10.1038/nphys1012.
  • MacKenzie-Graham, A.J. (2008). "Provenance in neuroimaging". Neuroimage. 42: 178–195. doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2008.04.186. Unknown parameter |coauthors= ignored (|author= suggested) (help)
  • Wheeler, Q.D. (2007). "Codes must be updated so that names are known to all". Nature. 447 (7141): 142. doi:10.1038/447142c. Unknown parameter |coauthors= ignored (|author= suggested) (help)