May 17, 2022

Open Access & Open Data: "European Consultation on Scientific Information in the Digital Age"

From BioMed Central:

The European Commission (EC) has announced a consultation on ‘scientific information in the digital age.The consultation is running until 9th September 2011 so if you’re as interested in open access and open data as we are then the EC wants to hear your opinion on the following issues:

– how scientific articles could become more accessible to researchers and society at large

– how research data can be made widely available and how it could be re-used

– how permanent access to digital content can be ensured and what barriers are preventing the preservation of scientific output

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See Also: Full Text of EC News Release

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Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.