Call for Papers for the KM4Dev Journal: Open research, open data, and your development organization: Best practices in information and data management for development The Knowledge Management for Development Journal (KM4D Journal) is a peer-reviewed community-based journal on knowledge management for development – for and by development practitioners, researchers and policymakers. The journal is closely […]
In many ways, Open Knowledge is just a subset of Knowledge Management. While KM often focuses on internal knowledge sharing, it doesn’t have to exclude externally-focused knowledge sharing, uptake, and re-use. In the March/April issue of Online Searcher, Abby Clobridge (Founder & Consultant at FireOak Strategies) looks at 5 areas where Open Knowledge and Knowledge […]
On April 4-5, the Netherlands’ EU Presidency hosted the Amsterdam Conference “Open Science — From Vision to Action.” A key outcome of this meeting has been the Amsterdam Call for Action on Open Science, a series of 12 suggested action items intended to spark widespread transition to open science. As explained in the Call for Action:“Open […]
Abby Clobridge’s latest Open Access – Open Data Roundup is now available via Information Today: The full article is available from the Information Today NewsBreaks website.
The eighth annual Open Access Week, designed to raise awareness of open access (OA) and related issues, was held Oct. 19–25, 2015. Libraries, universities, research institutes, publishers, research funding agencies, and individual OA advocates used the opportunity to talk, tweet, and share thoughts, success stories, and lessons learned about OA, open data, and open education. […]