Friday, June 17, 2016

The Vienna Principles

This is an excellent piece of work, well worth reading and thinking about:
Between April 2015 and June 2016, members of the Open Access Network Austria (OANA) working group “Open Access and Scholarly Communication” met in Vienna to discuss [Open Science]. The main outcome of our considerations is a set of twelve principles that represent the cornerstones of the future scholarly communication system. They are designed to provide a coherent frame of reference for the debate on how to improve the current system. With this document, we are hoping to inspire a widespread discussion towards a shared vision for scholarly communication in the 21st century. 
Their twelve principles are:

1 comment:

  1. I should also have mentioned Principles for Open Scholarly Infrastructure by Geoffrey Bilder, Jennifer Lin and Cameron Neylon from last year, which provides a relatd but somewhat orthogonal set of principles.