An Introduction to Open Science – DCC Workshop 27th October 2016

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The Digital Curation Centre is running a half-day workshop in York on 27th October entitled “An Introduction to Open Science” which will be appropriate for all researchers, research students and research support professionals:

An Introduction to Open Science

Open Science is the practice of science in such a way that others can collaborate and contribute, where research data, lab notes and other research processes are freely available, under terms that enable reuse, redistribution and reproduction of the research and its underlying data and methods. Open Research applies similar practices to the social sciences and humanities, combining elements such as Open Access to publications, open data, Open Source code and open methodologies ‘in order to make clear accounts of the methodology freely available via the internet, along with any data or results extracted or derived from them’.

This half-day training course:

– Explains the drivers behind Open Science;

– Provides opportunities to discuss the arguments around Openness with colleagues from a range of backgrounds;

– Introduces useful resources to help you apply Open Science concepts in your own practice.

The agenda comprises a mixture of presentations and interactive exercises.

The workshop costs £150 which includes all refreshments.
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