The current criteria for evaluating research profoundly affects - and not always in a positive way - the behaviour of researchers and the quality of scientific methodology, as well as the choice of dissemination channels. Alternative perspectives and methods have been discussed for years. Let’s take stock with Elena Giglia and Donatella Castelli.
Open Research Europe (ORE) is the new open access publishing platform launched by the European Commission. EC grantees are invited to publish original results stemming from Horizon 2020 and Horizon Europe projects in ORE, while the publishing cost will be fully covered by the EC.
Online the Italian Covid-19 Data Portal. The web site is implemented by the Italian node of the European Elixir infrastructure and coordinated by Cnr. GARR is collaborating in the project by providing the digital infrastructure
The OCRE (Open Clouds for Research Environments) project has published the catalogue dedicated to the procurement of public cloud services for education and research organisations.
The first general assembly of EOSC Aisbl, the international organization that aims at implementing the European vision of open science, saw the election of the Italian Marialuisa Lavitrano as Director with a three-year mandate in the first BoD.