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The OPEN Movements

The basics of the 'Open' philosophy and its varied sub-movements. Plus, relevent resources from the Whittemore Library.

Open Science is...

The idea behind Open Science is to allow scientific information, data and outputs to be more widely accessible (Open Access) and more reliably harnessed (Open Data) with the active engagement of all the stakeholders (Open to Society).

- UNESCO, Open Science

                                Image from the Foster Consortium, under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Selected Books from the Whittemore Library about Open Science