Monitoring, Research and technology, Resources

The Directory of Open Access Repositories – OpenDOAR

15 Jan , 2016  

OpenDOAR is an authoritative directory of academic open access repositories. Each OpenDOAR repository has been visited by project staff to check the information that is recorded here. This in-depth approach does not rely on automated analysis and gives a quality-controlled list of repositories. Link: http://www.opendoar.org

Research and technology

Open Digital Science Study

27 Nov , 2015  

ODS is embedded in today’s context of scientific practices which are undergoing significant changes:3 Increased fragmentation: new stakeholders, new regions Data-orientation Application context, capitalisation of knowledge, entrepreneurial science Cooperation: interdisciplinarity, citizens Open data movement Impact orientation: indicators, accountability, grand challenges Internationalization Innovation: open innovation Re-contextualizing science: participatory turn, RRI, questioning science and anti-science, career path […]

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Policy, Research and technology, Society

RRI TOOLS

9 Nov , 2015  

RRI Tools is carried out by a multidisciplinary consortium consisting of 26 institutions led by “la Caixa” Foundation (Spain). This consortium brings together considerable experience in the key components of RRI (Responsible Research and Innovation) across Europe. In addition, the project aims to be collaborative and inclusive in itself in order to increase creativity and shared […]

Research and technology, Resources

GBIF

9 Nov , 2015  

The Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) is an international open data infrastructure, funded by governments. It allows anyone, anywhere to access data about all types of life on Earth, shared across national boundaries via the Internet. By encouraging and helping institutions to publish data according to common standards, GBIF enables research not possible before, and […]

Research and technology

FIWARE

9 Nov , 2015  

The FIWARE platform provides a rather simple yet powerful set of APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) that ease the development of Smart Applications in multiple vertical sectors. The specifications of these APIs public and royalty-free. Besides, an open open source reference implementation of each of the FIWARE components is publicly available so that multiple FIWARE providers […]

Research and technology, Smart cities

READY4SMARTCITIES

9 Nov , 2015  

The READY4SmartCities project intends to increase awareness and interoperability for the adoption of ICT and semantic technologies in energy system to obtain a reduction of energy consumption and CO2 emission at smart cities communities level through innovative relying on RTD and innovation outcomes and ICT-based solutions.

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Arts and humanities, Multimedia, Research and technology, Society

LEONARDO

9 Nov , 2015  

Leonardo/The International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology (Leonardo/ISAST) is a nonprofit organization that serves the global network of distinguished scholars, artists, scientists, researchers and thinkers through our programs focused on interdisciplinary work, creative output and innovation. From its beginnings, Leonardo/ISAST has served as THE virtual community for purposes of networking, resource-sharing, best practices, […]

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Policy, Research and technology, Society

Futurium – Digital4Science

9 Nov , 2015  

The Digital4Science platform aims to stimulate conversations on Excellence in Science and its activities around the Open Science Cloud, e-infrastructures, High Performance Computing, Future & Emerging Technologies and the FET flagships. Join the discussions on EU policies and programmes designed to support science in the digital age and to boost scientific discoveries. This link shows […]

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Policy, Research and technology, Society

Federal Crowdsourcing and Citizen Science Toolkit

2 Oct , 2015  

The Federal Crowdsourcing and Citizen Science Toolkit helps federal employees use crowdsourcing and citizen science in their work. It provides five basic process steps for planning, designing and carrying out a crowdsourcing or citizen science project. At each step, you’ll find a list of tips you can use to keep your project on track. In addition to […]

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Research and technology, Society

Creative Commons

8 Sep , 2015  

Creative Commons is a nonprofit organization that enables the sharing and use of creativity and knowledge through free legal tools. Its free, easy-to-use copyright licenses provide a simple, standardized way to give the public permission to share and use your creative work — on conditions of your choice. CC licenses let you easily change your copyright […]

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