50th publication in RIO Journal: Report of the first FORCE11 Scholarly Commons workshop

  • 31/05/2016
  • What if scholars, librarians, archivists, publishers and funders could restart scholarly communication all over? This was the slogan of the first FORCE11 Scholarly Commons Working Group (SCWG) workshop, which took place in February. Advocating for an open, sustainable, fair and creditable future that is technology- and business-enabled, not -led, FORCE11’s SCWG committee published a Workshop […]

    RIO celebrates its 50th publication

  • We are pleased to announce that RIO published its 50th article! The milestone paper “Defining the Scholarly Commons – Reimagining Research Communication. Report of Force11 SCWG Workshop, Madrid, Spain, February 25-27, 2016” is a Workshop Report by Bianca Kramer et al., one among many showcasing RIO’s innovative publication types in use. To date, the journal has published […]

    Open Science environment Unicorn allows researchers and decision makers to work together

  • 17/05/2016
  • Given that the most important societal needs require multidiscipli­nary collaboration between researchers and decision makers, a suitable environment has to be provided in the first place. A proposal, prepared by a Finnish consortium and published in the open access journal Research Ideas and Outcomes, suggests a new, open virtual work and modeling platform to support evidence-based […]