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Fennia (
FENNIA is an open access international peer-review journal dedicated to all fields of geography. The biannual journal, published by the Geographical Society of Finland since 1889, publishes papers in English in two categories: research papers and review articles. Research papers address a significant research problem and offer original results and syntheses based on scientific research. Review art...
Sustainability: Science, Practice, & Policy (SSPP)
Sustainability: Science, Practice, & Policy (SSPP) is a peer-reviewed, open-access journal that provides a platform for the dissemination of new practices and for dialogue emerging out of the field of sustainability. The e-journal aims to provide a forum for cross-disciplinary discussion on empirical science, as well as practice and policy developments related to sustainability. SSPP facilitat...
The Middlesex University Research Repository
The Middlesex University Research Repository is an open access digital archive containing the details of research produced by Middlesex University (UK) staff and researchers, openly and freely accessible to the research community and public.
International Journal of Environmental Research & Public Health (IJERPH)
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health is an interdisciplinary open access journal published by the Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI). NOTE: The journal's publisher, MDPI, appears on Beall’s List of Predatory Publishers [] suggesting that their standards of publishing and peer review may be questionable.
ARPN Journal of Science and Technology
Journal of Science and Technology is an international, open-access journal that publishes research intensive articles and scientific manuscripts and survey based contributions focusing all aspects of science and Technology. The objective of this journal is to bring together research fellows from academia and professional practitioners from industry to enlighten the latest topics of interest and bu...
Open Data Kit (ODK)
Open Data Kit (ODK) is an open-source suite of tools that helps organizations author, field, and manage mobile data collection solutions. Our goals are to make open-source and standards-based tools which are easy to try, easy to use, easy to modify and easy to scale. To this end, we are proud members of the OpenRosa Consortium and active participants in the JavaRosa project.
Open Data Kit: Tools to Build Information Services for Developing Regions
C. Hartung / Open Data Kit 2012
This paper presents Open Data Kit (ODK), an extensible, open-source suite of tools designed to build information services for developing regions. ODK currently provides four tools to this end: Collect, Aggregate, Voice, and Build. Col...
Recommendations for Implementation of Open Access in Denmark: Final report from the Open Access Committee
The Open Access Committee in Denmark's recommendations on how to ensure Open Access to the results of publicly funded research. The Committee believes that green Open Access (electronic archiving of peer reviewed articles in repositor...
Estimating the Potential Impacts of Open Access to Research Findings
J. Houghton / Economic Analysis and Policy 2009
Advances in information and communication technologies are disrupting traditional models of scholarly publishing, radically changing our capacity to reproduce, distribute, control, and publish information. The key question is whether ...
Do Open-Access Articles Have a Greater Research Impact?
K. Antelman / Center for Research Libraries, Chicago, USA 2004
Although many authors believe that their work has a greater research impact if it is freely available, studies to demonstrate that impact are few. This study looks at articles in four disciplines at varying stages of adoption of open ...
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Summary of the first UN World Data Forum: 15-18 January 2017
International Institute for Sustainable Development 2017
This IISD summary provide a synthesis of discussion and outcomes from the first UN World Data Forum held in South Africa from 15-18 January 2017. The Forum took place following the recommendation of the UN Secretary-General’s Ind...
GODAN Success Stories - Issue 1 | GODAN
Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition 2016
Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN) advocates and supports the proactive sharing of open data to make information about agriculture and nutrition available, accessible and usable. The initiative focuses on buil...
Online Knowledge Portals for Development in Africa: scoping study
A. Venth / Institute of Development Studies UK 2015
The Global Open Knowledge Hub (GOKH) programme, implemented by the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) in collaboration with a range of partners, aims to build a global open knowledge platform for open data sharing and exchange on ...
Emerging impacts in open data in the judiciary Branches in Argentina, Chile and Uruguay
S. Elena; N. Aquilino; A. Picho´n Riviére / Centro de Implementacion de Politicas Publicas para la Equidad y el Crecimiento / Center for the Implementation of Public Policies Promoting Equity and Growth, Argentina 2014
The majority of Open Government Data (OGD) initiatives around the world have focussed on the executive branches of government, exploring financial, infrastructure and administrative datasets. A smaller number have looked at legislativ...
Bridging the knowledge gap through open access
Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2015
Due to the advancements in publishing-related technologies and the thriving culture among researchers to make their works freely available online, the demand for open access rapidly grows. A publication is open access if it is digital...
Data For Development: An Action Plan
Sustainable Development Solutions Network 2015
The Data Revolution for Sustainable Development is poised to transform the way governments, citizens, and companies do business. The revolution is being defined by the explosion in availability of data resources and rapidly evolving t...
Democratising the Data Revolution: A Discussion Paper
J. Gray 2015
This new discussion paper from Open Knowledge is intended to advance thinking and action around civil society engagement with the data revolution. It looks beyond the disclosure of existing information, towards more ambiti...
Open Access Explained
CGIAR Research Program on Drylands Systems 2015
This document intends to give scientists, who conduct research under the framework of the CGIAR Research Program on Dryland Systems, a snapshot on the benefits of using Open Access mechanisms to publish their research outputs and resu...
Battle for open: how openness won and why it doesn’t feel like victory
With the success of open access publishing, Massive open online courses (MOOCs) and open education practices, the open approach to education has moved from the periphery to the mainstream. This marks a moment of victory for the open e...
Delivering on the data revolution in Sub-Saharan Africa: Final report of the data for Africa development working group
African Population and Health Research Center, Nairobi, Kenya 2014
Governments, international institutions, and donors need good data on basic development metrics like inflation, vaccination coverage, and school enrollment to accurately plan, budget, and evaluate their activities. Governments, citize...
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Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN)
GODAN supports the proactive sharing of open data to make information about agriculture and nutrition available, accessible and usable to deal with the urgent challenge of ensuring world food security.  It is a rapidly growing group, currently with over 331 partners from national governments, non-governmental, international and private sector organisations that have committe...
Food Policy
Food Policy is a multidisciplinary journal publishing original research and critical reviews on issues in the formulation, implementation and analysis of policies for the food sector in developing, transition and advanced economies. Policy issues relevant to the journal include: Food production, trade, marketing and consumption. Nutrition and health aspects of food systems. Food needs, entit...
Globality Studies Journal (GSJ)
Globality Studies Journal (GSJ) is an open access journal committed to interdisciplinary analyses of global history and society, global civilization and local cultures. It is published by by SBIGS, the Stony Brook Institute for Global Studies.
IGI Global
IGI Global is an international academic publisher of more than 2,000+ reference books, 150+ journals, encyclopedias, teaching cases, proceedings, and databases covering the utilisation and management of information science and technology, as it is applied to the areas of: education, social science, library science, healthcare, business, public administration, computer science, and engineering....
InTech is a multidisciplinary open access publisher of books covering the fields of science, technology and medicine. Since 2004, InTech has collaborated with more than 83436 authors and published 2211 books and 7 journals with the aim of providing free online access to high-quality research and helping leading academics to make their work visible and accessible to diverse new audiences around the...
Finnish Institute
Finnish Institute in London is a private, non-profit trust bringing together individuals, communities and organisations. Its mission is to identify emerging issues important to contemporary society in Finland, the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.
International Energy and Environment Foundation (IEEF)
The International Energy and Environment Foundation (IEEF) is an independent, non-governmental, non-profit international organisation, which aims to facilitate the exchange of knowledge, research and technology to enhance capacity building in all areas related to green energy and the environment. IEEF publishes a peer-reviewed scientific journal, International Journal of Energy and Environment (IJ...
Scientific Research Publishing (SCIRP)
Scientific Research Publishing (SCIRP) is one of the largest Open Access journal publishers. It is currently publishing more than 200 open access, online, peer-reviewed journals covering a wide range of academic disciplines in science, technology and medicine.
Thai Society of Higher Education Institutes on the Environment (TSHE)
The Thai Society of Higher Education Institutes on the Environment (TSHE) was founded in 2005, with the aim to develop academic standards and environment personnel. It showcases the academic outcomes and cooperation of Thai institutes offering courses on the environment. So far more than 15 Thai universities have contributed to its activities, including: developing the Thai Qual...
Asian Journal of Agriculture and Rural Development (AJARD)
The Asian Journal of Agriculture and Rural Development (AJARD) is an open access journal focusing on agriculture and rural development. The journal is published quarterly in March, June, September and December by the Asian Economic and Social Society in Pakistan. The main objective is to publish research findings in all the fields of agriculture including: agricultur...
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