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The  Source code and software and Join the debate booklets are now available. These two booklets are an extension of the Passport to Open Science. They are part of a collection, which…

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Last December, the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research (MESR) established a multi-year partnership with OpenAlex. The partnership project between MESR and OpenAlex, part of the Second National Plan for Open Science from 2021, underlines the importance for France…
illustration French Ministry of Higher Education and Research partners with OpenAlex to develop a fully open bibliographic tool
The worldwide development of public policies promoting open science implies that indicators need to be produced to allow their monitoring. The objective to reach is to enable the measurement of the scientific production openness, as well as its impact on…
illustration ‘Building an Open Science Monitoring Framework with open technologies’ : UNESCO workshop  – 19/12/23
News from the Committee  Le 18/11/2023
The Committee for Open Science’s Research Data College has proposed a methodology to help members of scientific communities select a repository for opening or sharing their data. The methodology is based on a list of 8 description criteria (disciplinary field,…
illustration Research data – how to choose a trusted repository 
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