Open research


Open journalism was an idea once, and it made a lot of sense, but the idea has seemed kind of stagnant lately.

The case of _The Guardian_

Scholarship and science

Publication and peer-review platforms

Research and notebook platforms

  • Authorea - Markdown/LaTeX/WYSIWYG platform for collaborative research documents
  • HASTAC - ”(Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Alliance and Collaboratory) is an interdisciplinary community of humanists, artists, social scientists, scientists, and technologists changing the way we teach and learn“
  • Jupyter Notebook - “an open-source web application that allows you to create and share documents that contain live code, equations, visualizations and narrative text”
  • Observable - “Discover insights faster and communicate more effectively with interactive notebooks for data analysis, visualization, and exploration”
  • PYBOSSA - “the ultimate crowdsourcing framework to analyze or enrich data that can't be processed by machines alone”
  • WorkingWiki - “a free software extension for MediaWiki to facilitate collaborative, reproducible open research”
  • Zenodo - research data repository, developed by CERN but open to humanities as well as sciences
  • Zooniverse - “enables everyone to take part in real cutting edge research in many fields across the sciences, humanities, and more”
  • Zotero - “free software that helps you collect, cite, and share research,” with hosted storage and public “group” bibliographies.