Selected Resources

Directive 2003/98/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the Re-Use of Public Sector Information.
European Parliament and Council (November 2003)

Report and Recommendations on ‘Scientific Publication: policy on open access’
EURAB (December 2006),

Principles and Guidelines on Access to Research Data from Public Funding’
OECD (2007)

Roadmap Towards Open Access.
LERU Open Access Working Group (July 2011)

Towards better access to scientific information: boosting the benefits of public investments in research.
European Commission (July 2012)

Recommendation to the Member States on access to and preservation of scientific information.
European Commission. (July 2012)

National Principles for Open Access Policy Statement.
National Steering Committee on Open Access Policy (October 2012),

Roadmap for Research Data.
LERU Research Data Working Group (December 2013)

PASTEUR4OA Case Study. Dec 2014. Ireland: The Transition to Open Access.
Stuart Dempster Open Knowledge. (Dec 2014)

A Digital Single Market Strategy for Europe
European Commission (May 2015)

Excellence Talent Impact. Ireland’s strategy for research, development, science and technology.
Interdepartmental Committee on Science, Technology and Innovation (Dec 2015). Innovation 2020

Building a competitive data knowledge and economy in Europe.
European Commission (April 2016)

Council conclusions on the transition towards an Open Science system
Council of the European Union (May 2016)

LAB – FAB – APP: Investing in the European future we want Report on maximising the impact of EU Research & Innovation Programmes.
Lamy, Pascal & High Level Group, (2016)

The FAIR Guiding Principles for scientific data management and stewardship
Wilkinson, M. D. et al. (2016)

Information Note: towards a Horizon 2020 platform for open access.
European Commission (December 2017)

H2020 Programme Guidelines to the Rules on Open Access to Scientific Publications and Open Access to Research Data in Horizon2020.
European Commission DG Research & Innovation (March 2017),

Evaluation of Research Careers fully acknowledging Open Science Practice Awards, incentives and/or recognition for researchers practicing Open Science.
Open Science Policy Platform, Working Group on Rewards and Incentives (July 2017)

Providing Researchers with the Skills and Competencies They Need to Practice Open Science.
Open Science Policy Platform, Skills for Open Science Working Group (July 2017)

Recommendations on Next Generation Metrics.
Open Science Policy Platform, Altmetrics Working Group (October 2017)

Principles for Enhancing the Quality, Access and Impact of Research Infrastructures
Peter van Tienderen & Jouko Väänänen, LERU (November 2017), Four Golden

An Analysis of Open Data and Open Science Policies in Europe, v2.1 (January 2018)
SPARC Europe (January 2018)

Staff Working Document Implementation Roadmap for the European Open Science Cloud
European Commission (March 2018)

Combined Recommendations for the Embedding of Open Science
Open Science Policy Platform (March 2018)

Recommendation of 25.4.2018 on access to and preservation of scientific information
European Commission (April 2018).

Impact and the next Framework Programme for Research and Innovation
Laura Keustermans …[et al.], LERU (April 2018)

Plan S: Plan S Accelerating the transition to full and immediate Open Access to scientific publications
Science Europe (4th September 2018),

Identifying Transferable Skills and Competences to Enhance Early-Career Researchers Employability and Competitiveness
EuroDoc Doctoral Training Working Group (1st October, 2018).

The INTACT Project
at establishing transparent and efficient procedures to manage APCs(1st October, 2018).