comprises strategies and procedures for making all components of the scientific process openly accessible, comprehensible and reusable via the Internet.
Open Access refers to free access to scientific literature and other materials on the Internet.
Open Data is data that may be used, disseminated and reused by anyone for any purpose.
Open Source software is software whose source code can be viewed, modified and used publicly and by third parties.
Open Evaluation signals openness of the used data, methods and results of bibliometric analyses.
Citizen Science is a form of Open Science that is conducted with the help of or entirely by interested citizens.
Open Review is open peer review for quality assurance of scientific work.
In order to encompass all parts of Open Science, we have recently combined the services of Chemnitz University Library into a newly founded Open Science team.
Open Science team
... is the reaction to a changing scientific landscape and requires new publication models of the publishers, changed evaluation criteria for researchers, as well as political framework conditions for open research achievements.