News

Last updated on 09 December 2019

Jean-Claude Guédon on the importance of OpenAIRE

Jean-Claude Guédon, Professeur honoraire of digital humanities, Université de Montréal, is a leading proponent of Open Science. He has been following OpenAIRE from its birth and we feel priviliged for his advice all these years.  We asked him to write a few words about us and our work for our 10 year anniversary. 

Read more

Last updated on 03 December 2019

Join the OpenAIRE Usage Statistics service

Managers of OpenAIRE compatible repositories can enable the new OpenAIRE service to track usage statistics events via the Content Providers Dashboard. OpenAIRE offers this relevant service to collect and process usage data in order to generate comparable, standards-based usage statistics, mainly views and downloads. Know more about how to join the ...

Read more

Last updated on 03 December 2019

Collaborating to support greater visibility and discoverability of open scholarship

DSpace 5 & 6 extension will soon enable support for new OpenAIRE Guidelines Monday, December 2, 2019. – Several Canadian research libraries are providing funding to ensure that the vast majority of DSpace repositories around the world can be discovered through OpenAIRE, an international database of open scholarly content. Quality and ...

Read more

Last updated on 15 November 2019

United Nations Open Science Conference

United Nations Open Science Conference : “Towards Global Open Science: Core Enabler of the UN 2030 Agenda” on 19 November 2019 “Open Science Infrastructure in the European Union”, Keynote speech by OpenAIRE Managing Director Natalia Manola (presentation available!) ...

Read more
Group from La Referencia Workshop organisers

Last updated on 07 November 2019

OpenAIRE aligning with Latin American Infrastructures

Sharing knowledge. Technology Collaboration. Defining a common Roadmap. These were just some of the aims of the first technical workshop among LA Referencia and OpenAIRE in Heredia, Costa Rica (29 and 30 of October),  with representatives from 12 countries from Latin America.

Read more

Last updated on 04 November 2019

Join OpenAIRE Content Providers Community Calls

The OpenAIRE Provide management team are hosting a webconference call with the OpenAIRE content providers community, to present and discuss recent developments from OpenAIRE, upcoming releases from the provide related services and other related relevant topics, in particular a time to discuss and give feedback about interoperability issues and...

Read more

Last updated on 25 October 2019

OpenAIRE joins forces with Canada’s federal granting agencies and CARL

OpenAIRE teams up with Canadian funders to identify research outputs!

Read more

Last updated on 14 October 2019

COAR and cOALition S agree to support Repositories to adhere to Plan S

COAR and cOALition S join forces for a good cause! Accelerating the transition to full and immediate Open Access. They agreed to support repositories to adhere to Plan S. Read the full article to find out how.

Read more

Last updated on 10 October 2019

OpenAIRE @ EOSC concertation day

OpenAIRE was present in Brussels for the EOSC concertation day. Read more about the conclusions of this key event!

Read more

Last updated on 07 October 2019

Achieving Open Science in EOSC

What is EOSC, what is the role of Open Science, and how do OpenAIRE and national infrastructures fit into the picture?  Bringing our 10 year experience in supporting Open Science, our recently published paper "Achieving Open Science in the European Open Science Cloud" tackles these exact points . ...

Read more

Last updated on 26 September 2019

OpenAIRE at ICT Proposer’S Day 2019

ICT Proposer’s day 2019 Digital Excellence Forum @ICT Proposers’ Day 2019 When 19 to 20 September 2019 Where  Messukeskus Center, Helsinki, Finland What was it about This was an excellent opportunity to present and discuss the main policy drivers of the digital transformation of the European industry and society and how the EU resea...

Read more

Last updated on 25 September 2019

OpenAIRE Research Graph: Connecting Open Science – Consultation Phase

OpenAIRE welcomes your input on its vast graph of scholarly output: connected, linked and made visible. Find out more and contribute.

Read more

Last updated on 10 September 2019

OpenAIRE and Knowledge Unlatched sign agreement to develop an Open Research Analytics Service

OpenAIRE and Knowledge Unlatched (KU) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop an Open Infrastructure for Open Research Analytics. Both organizations share the vision of creating an infrastructure to accelerate the transition to Open Access. The envisioned service shall deliver actionable insights to institutions based on the integ...

Read more

Last updated on 27 August 2019

Join OpenAIRE at the Open Science Fair

Open Science FAIR 2019 “Synergies for Sustainable, Open and Responsible Research” will take place on September 16-18, 2019 at Congress Centre Alfândega Porto, Portugal.  OSFAIR2019 is co-organized by OpenAIRE, FIT4RRI, the EOSC Secretariat and the FAIRsFAIR project.  Check-out the programme, see the speakers and register by Septemb...

Read more

Last updated on 13 August 2019

OpenAIRE invites collaboration with successful ORE Contractor

The EC is poised to fund a publishing platform for scholarly articles for Horizon2020 beneficiaries. The OpenAIRE consortium welcomes this tender for Open Research Europe and while it will not be part of any tender, we are happy to enter into collaboration with bidding consortia at preparation stage as well as during implementation phase...

Read more

Last updated on 24 June 2019

Transpose - a new database of almost 3000 journal policies for peer review and preprints

Publishers’ policies on pre-prints, citation, licensing and versioning can be at best hard to find and at times confusing. This can hinder the research process and act as a barrier for researchers, as well as librarians and funders. A new grassroots initiative called Transpose, launched in June 2019 will do much to remedy this and to contribute t...

Read more

Last updated on 19 June 2019

Report on workshop "Services to Support FAIR Data: from theory to implementation"

Together with EOSC-hub, RDA Europe and FAIRsFAIR, OpenAIRE recently organised two workshops titled “Services to support FAIR data”  tyring to explore how existing infrastructures can work together and understand how to deliver services that support the creation of FAIR research outputs. These are part of 3-workshop series: the first two al...

Read more

Last updated on 18 June 2019

A ‘Common Vision for EOSC’ White Paper

“OpenAIRE Advance and EOSC hub are committed to the vision of EOSC in order to support the provision of scientific data in a robust and federated way. In this context, I am happy to announce the publication of the White Paper “Common Vision, Service Provision, and Role in the EOSC Governance”, prepared in conjunction with our colleagues from ...

Read more

Last updated on 18 June 2019

OpenAIRE and GÉANT expand collaboration to support Europe’s researchers

The OpenAIRE Advance and GÉANT GN4-3 projects have today signed an agreement to expand their existing collaboration and ensure that synergies across the projects are optimised, ensuring the seamless delivery of services to Europe’s researchers. ...

Read more

Last updated on 11 June 2019

Research Policy Monitoring in the Era of Open Science and Big Data

Research funders across Europe are increasingly mandating Open Science practices for funded research outputs to support open and free access to valuable elements of the scholarly communication life-cycle. From OA to publications and the recent PlanS developments, to the promotion and uptake of coordinated RDM practices, to the more advanced researc...

Read more

Last updated on 31 May 2019

Towards a Roadmap for Open Access Monographs : knowledge exchange report now available

The Knowledge Exchange have just published the report Towards a Roadmap for Open Access Monographs. The report contains recommendations that we hope will be building blocks for further development of OA monographs within the open research culture. Having been overlooked for a long time, OA monographs are now increasingly recognised as an importan...

Read more

Last updated on 27 May 2019

OpenAIRE and euroCRIS sign a Memorandum of Understanding

OpenAIRE and euroCRIS have signed a Memorandum of Understanding. Its purpose is to establish and promote a strategic and cooperative partnership between OpenAIRE and euroCRIS.

Read more

Last updated on 27 May 2019

Defining the Future of Scholarly Communication in Latin America

There is no “one size fits all” solution for open access. In Latin America, which has a very strong tradition of open access, the favoured approach has been the use of publicly-funded, non-commercial services. To raise awareness of this perspective both inside and beyond the region, LA Referencia has recently published a report, "Scholarly Comm...

Read more

Last updated on 09 May 2019

New version of the OpenAIRE ScholeXplorer data dump available!

OpenAIRE is happy to announce that a new version of the ScholeXplorer Service data dump is available on Zenodo. ScholeXplorer is the Data Literature Interlinking System that populates and provides access to a graph of links between dataset and literature objects and dataset and dataset objects. Links (and objects) are provided by data sources mana...

Read more

Last updated on 03 May 2019

OpenAIRE Provide Dashboard

Marking half year of achievements, production and improvements.

Read more

Last updated on 30 April 2019

OpenAIRE Use Cases - Putting Open Science into Practice

A new section to share use cases and best practices on Open Science from a collection of use case narratives around OpenAIRE's services.

Read more

Last updated on 17 April 2019

Italian Open Science Webinar Series 2019

Following the success of the previous Open Science Webinar Series 2018, OpenAIRE NOADs in collaboration with the RDA Italian Node, offer a new series of webinars!They have a common format and each webinar is dedicated to specific stakeholders, in the field of Open Science: researchers, librarians, research support personnel, funders.The main a...

Read more

Last updated on 07 April 2019

Community of Practice for Training

An informal network to share training experiences by coordinators of training programmes of research and e-infrastructures, as part of the EOSC initiative.

Read more

Last updated on 01 March 2019

A Tribute to Uwe Müller

It is with sadness that we learnt of the passing away of Uwe Müller in February 2019. Uwe was inextricably linked to his work at the German DINI initiative (German Initiative for Networked Information) which among other things has developed the DINI certificate to improve OA publishing and publication infrastructures. Paving the way for linked re...

Read more

Last updated on 22 February 2019

Future of scholarly publishing and scholarly communication

A vision for the future of scholarly communication: the current system with its strengths, weaknesses and main actors.

Read more

Last updated on 08 February 2019

OpenAIRE’s response on the Implementation Guidelines of Plan S

OpenAIRE's consortium received the Guidance on the implementation of the Plan S with great interest and appreciates this call for public feedback.

Read more

Last updated on 05 December 2018

Shaping the next generation of Open Science Platforms: Open call for Innovators!

OpenAIRE calls you to participate in its open innovation program that will shape new services through challenges. OpenAIRE’s Open Innovation activities aim to attract innovation at all levels of the OpenAIRE e-Infrastructure: repository and publishing platforms, OpenAIRE services and value-added services using OpenAIRE data/content. Fresh busine...

Read more

Last updated on 30 November 2018

OpenAIRE@ICT2018

From 4 to 6 December at the ICT 2018 exhibition in Vienna, EOSC-hub, OpenAIRE, RDA Europe and FREYA projects are opening a joint booth in the European Commission Village. It is designed to be a focal point of discussions about sharing and opening science, transforming policy-making and society via informed decision-making. Topics such as shar...

Read more

Last updated on 22 November 2018

Inauguration of the EOSC

The European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) is officially launched today, 23 November 2018, during an event hosted by the Austrian Presidency of the European Union. The inauguration marks the conclusion of a long process of consultation and reflection with stakeholders led by the European Commission. The event demonstrates the importance of EOSC for th...

Read more

Last updated on 14 November 2018

EOSC Portal: OpenAIRE’s contribution to the EOSC implementation

The European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) launch event on 23 November 2018 at the University of Vienna is organised by the European Commission and hosted by the Austrian Presidency. It is the inauguration of the EOSC and marks the conclusion of a long process of consultation and reflection with stakeholders. The event will stress the relevance of the...

Read more

Last updated on 01 November 2018

OpenAIRE @DI4R2018

On October 9-11, DI4R 2018, the third edition of the Digital Infrastructure for Research conferences, took place in the University of Lisbon, Portugal. Building on the success of DI4R2016 in Krakow and DI4R2017 in Brussels, DI4R2018 was jointly organised by OpenAIRE, EOSC-hub, GÉANT and PRACE. This year's co-chairs were Sinéad Ryan from Trinity C...

Read more

Last updated on 31 October 2018

Repository workshop in Zanzibar November, 19-20, 2018

COAR, WACREN (West and Central African Research and Education Network), EIFL and other partners, coordinate a repository workshop in Zanzibar, Tanzania on November, 19-20, 2018.The workshopThis is the first in a series of meetings to develop a more cohesive strategy for strengthening and building more comprehensive repository networks in Africa. Th...

Read more

Last updated on 31 October 2018

The new OpenAIRE Content Acquisition Policy (CAP) is here!

We collect questions from content providers. We are happy to announce that the new OpenAIRE Content Acquisition Policy (CAP) was published on October, 5 on Zenodo, OpenAIRE’s catch-all repository.  ...

Read more

Last updated on 30 October 2018

LA Referencia and CERN enter into agreement to promote and expand Open Science in Latin America

On Wednesday, October 24, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the Council of LA Referencia and CERN (European Organization for Nuclear Research) to facilitate the use of the Zenodo repository for Latin American researchers and institutions. In a ceremony held in Conicyt, Chile offices, it was highlighted that...

Read more
Italian webinars Series 2018

Last updated on 18 October 2018

Italian Open Science Webinar Series 2018

   For the Open Access Week Italy, in collaboration with the OpenAIRE NOADs, IOSSG, and the RDA Italian Node, offers webinars series!They have a common format and each webinar is dedicated to specific stakeholders, in the field of Open Science: researchers, librarians, research support personnel, funders.The main aim is to provide c...

Read more

Last updated on 15 October 2018

Open Access Week 2018

Join OpenAIRE and FOSTER for a series of webinars and tutorials for the Open Access Week.  Once again following our yearly tradition, OpenAIRE joins forces with FOSTER to host= a new series of webinars and tutorials during Open Access Week 2018 (October 22 - 26). This year, we’re going for an interactive, mixed approach. You’ll have the ...

Read more

Last updated on 05 October 2018

OpenAIRE and DuraSpace partner to support greater functionality in the global repository network

On September 25, 2018, OpenAIRE and DuraSpace signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). Both OpenAIRE and DuraSpace have a shared interest in a robust, interoperable, and functional network of repositories that provide value to the research community and contribute to Open Science and Open Access in Europe and the world. ...

Read more

Last updated on 05 October 2018

OpenAIRE’s sessions in DI4R 2018!

OpenAIRE is pleased to announce that will organize three different sessions during DI4R 2018. The first session is “The Who and the How of Open Science: A user journey in Open Science through the lens of OpenAIRE”, and takes place on Wednesday, October 10, in the main auditorium at 11.30. OpenAIRE will facilitate this session that explores the...

Read more

Last updated on 05 October 2018

Plan S launched by the funder initiative cOAlition S

OpenAIRE welcomes the announcement of the ambitious ‘Plan S’, launched by cOAlition S, a coalition of 11 national funding organisations. This is an important step towards an open and transparent environment for research, where all kinds of research outputs can be openly accessed, linked, enriched and archived. We expect that this initiative wil...

Read more

Last updated on 05 October 2018

Building innovative services on top of OpenAIRE

OpenAIRE has a unique graph of information on scholarly output, with a huge potential to be reused and exploited. Earlier this year, OpenAIRE launched a tender call for services to seek innovative ideas that will improve the OpenAIRE infrastructure services and its overall uptake. Overall, 5 proposals covering two categories were selected and funde...

Read more

Last updated on 05 October 2018

Are you an Open Science expert? The EC wants you!

The Commission decision adopted on 27 August launches the Executive Board for the EOSC as a formal expert group of the Commission. This expert group will assist the Commission in the first phase of development of the EOSC until the end of 2020 and will contribute to the preparation of the transition to the second phase of development of the EOSC. ...

Read more

Last updated on 05 October 2018

Plan S: A European Open Access Mandate

OpenAIRE welcomes the announcement of the ambitious ‘Plan S’, launched by a coalition of 11 national funding organisations, as an important step towards an open and transparent research environment.

Read more

Last updated on 28 June 2018

Develop your skills for leading research infrastructures with global impact

The Executive Masters in Management of Research Infrastructures (EMMRI) is an international management development programme tailored to the specific needs of Research Infrastructures. This Programme is designed to give experienced science professionals the skills and knowledge they need to take on greater managerial responsibilities.What can...

Read more

Last updated on 22 June 2018

Four billion software files are open to all: the Software Heritage archive is finally online!

On the Software Heritage archive portal, more than 4 billion files from more than 80 million origins are available since June 7, 2018, date of the official opening ceremony held at the UNESCO, in the presence of sponsors and partners of Software Heritage.  The Software Heritage archive plays an important role in Open Science: it preserves sof...

Read more

Last updated on 17 May 2018

OpenAIRE partners with the Open Science MOOC

OpenAIRE is excited to announce the partnership with the Open Science MOOC!The Open Science MOOC is designed to help equip students and researchers with the skills they need to excel in a modern research environment. It brings together the efforts and resources of hundreds of researchers and practitioners who have all dedicated their time and exper...

Read more

Recent blogs

Tobias Steiner
06 December 2019
During the week of November 25-28, 2019, the many stakeholders involved in Open Science in Europe co...
Mihaela Hubert
05 December 2019
During the International Open Access Week 2019, Austrian NOADs from the Vienna University Library (V...
Judit
04 December 2019
In October 2019, the National Office for Research Development and Innovation ann...
RT @TNC_GEANT: #TNC20 Early Bird registration opens today! With over 800 participants at #TNC19, this year we will ensure that our flagship…
RT @OpenAIRE_eu: 2️⃣0️⃣1️⃣9️⃣ Now an up-and-running legal entity, we are growing and consolidating our network, in our mission towards sust…
RT @sjDCC: Friday 13th may be an ominous day for some but it's a fabulous day for #EOSC. Our initial Persistent Identifier #PID Policy is o…
@OpenAIRE_eu
2️⃣0️⃣1️⃣9️⃣ Now an up-and-running legal entity, we are growing and consolidating our network, in our mission towards sustainable #openscience in Europe and beyond, We are looking forward to continue this journey with you! 10years.openaire.eu/#2019_section #HappyBirthdayOpenAIRE
OpenAIRE
flag black white lowOpenAIRE-Advance receives
funding from the European 
Union's Horizon 2020 Research and
Innovation programme under Grant
Agreement No. 777541.

Subscribe

  Unless otherwise indicated, all materials created by OpenAIRE are licenced under CC ATTRIBUTION 4.0 INTERNATIONAL LICENSE.
OpenAIRE uses cookies in order to function properly. By using the OpenAIRE portal you accept our use of cookies.