comprises strategies and procedures for making all components of the scientific process openly accessible, comprehensible and reusable via the Internet.
... 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.
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 is software with a license which allows that the source code can be openly viewed, used and modified.
Open Educational Resources
Open Educational Resources are free learning and teaching materials with an open license.
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.
Team & Consultation
The Open Science team offers individual consultation and training.
News and events
Research Award for Citizen Science
Excellent research in citizen science rewarded: Wissenschaft im Dialog and Museum für Naturkunde Berlin honour research work. Deadline for nominations is 25 September at 12 noon.