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Practical Guide to Improving Gender Equality in Research Organisations


Research organisations have a crucially important role to play in addressing gender inequality; not only for the benefit of their own ecosystem, but to contribute to progress in wider society. This…
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Eurodoc, MCAA and YAE call on EU institutions to ensure free circulation of…


The joint statement calling on EU institutions to ensure the right of researchers to share their research findings without embargoes or restrictions has been issued by three organisations…
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Full Report from International Symposium on the Impact of Plan S


This event was organized by the Academia Europaea Cardiff Knowledge Hub and the KU Leuven Libraries in November 2019. The event included  a panel on the impact of Plan S on early- and mid-career…
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Invitation to 2020 EUA Workshop on Open Science


European University Association (EUA) invites you to a workshop dedicated to the academic career assessment in the Transition to Open Science. The event will take place at the Research Council of…
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ORION MOOC for Open Science in the Life Sciences 2.0


Following the success of the first ORION MOOC, an improved version will be run soon. This course will help researchers to share their science with the world! Easily digestible modules will explore…
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WikiOpenScience: SHERPA/RoMEO


New article about service SHERPA/RoMEO at WikiOpenScience.
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Open Access Week


Open Access Week 21.10.-27.10.2019The topic for 2019: Open for Whom? Equity in Open Knowledge​Events in Czech Republic:
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ORION MOOC for Open Science in the Life Sciences


The ORION Open Science project has developed a brand new live course for life sciences and biomedical researchers that will start on 21 October 2019. The ORION MOOC for Open Science in the Life…
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WikiOpenScience: Microsoft Academic


New article about Microsoft Academic at WikiOpenScience.
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Arts meet science


As an artist in residence in the labs at the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC), the artist Emilia Tikka explored how genome editing tools, such as CRISPR-Cas9, could affect society in…
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ORION grants by JCMM


Congratulation to MU master student Michaela Kubová (Martin Lysák Research Group from CEITEC MU) who win one of ten ORION grants by JCMM with her innovative project Let’s clean South Moravia from…
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WikiOpenScience: How to recognize predatory journal?


New article about predatory journals in WikiOpenScience: How to recognize predatory journal?
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ORION Open Science podcast: Open Science and Career Pathways


The new podcast related to Open Science was published here.Episode summary: In this episode we are discussing researcher career options and how open science can have career benefits. Our…
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Wiley and Projekt DEAL established groundbreaking partnership for Germany


Publisher John Wiley & Sons, Inc. announced a partnership agreement with Projekt DEAL. Project DEAL was set up by the Alliance of Science Organisations in Germany representing the vast majority…
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JCMM will award 10 grants in the amount of €5000


Ten grants in the amount of €5,000 to innovative projects with Open Science criteria for Doctoral and Master’s students!Full-time Doctoral and Master’s students are eligible to apply for one of ten…
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