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Open Access: Meme Competition

Open Access Week Meme Competition

JOIN THE OPEN ACCESS WEEK MEME COMPETITION!

Create a meme that relates to any aspect of Open Science, which includes Open Educational Resources, Open Access publishing, and open data. You can submit as many memes as you would like!

Memes must be submitted to Emily Bongiovanni (emilybongiovanni@mines.edu) by email before 12pm Friday, October 25. Please use subject line "OAW Meme."

Winners will be announced via Arthur Lakes Library social media Friday, October at 4pm. The top 3 winners will be awarded prizes.

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What's Open Science?

"Open Science is the movement to make scientific research, data, and dissemination accessible to all levels of an inquiring society. "

- FOSTER Open Science

Open Science includes a lot! Here are FOSTER's definitions of the Open Science components:

OPEN ACCESS

Open Access refers to online, free of cost access to peer reviewed scientific content with limited copyright and licensing restrictions.

OPEN DATA

Open Data are online, free of cost, accessible data that can be used, reused and distributed provided that the data source is attributed.

OPEN REPRODUCIBLE RESEARCH

The act of practicing Open Science and the provision of offering to users free access to experimental elements for research reproduction.

OPEN SCIENCE EVALUATION

An open assessment of research results, not limited to peer-reviewers, but requiring the community’s contribution.

OPEN SCIENCE POLICIES

Best practice guidelines for applying Open Science and achieving its fundamental goals.

OPEN SCIENCE TOOLS

Refers to the tools that can assist in the process of delivering and building on Open Science.