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News on Science 2.0 and Open Science (Newsletter June 2017)

 Latest News from the Research Alliance: Barcamp Open Science: #oscibar2017 takes Open Science into practice On 20 March, the Alliance hosted the Barcamp Open Science which traditionally takes place on the day before the Open Science Conference as a pre-event. Experts and curious newcomers met on the premises of Wikimedia to discuss questions such as: […]


Open Science: An idea grows into a worldwide movement

More than 220 experts for the digitisation of the science system, from 34 countries, met in Berlin on 21 and 22 March 2017 to talk about incentives for Open Science, infrastructures for research data, and Open Educational Resources Kiel/Hamburg, 27 March 2017: The ZBW – Leibniz Information Centre for Economics and the Leibniz Research Alliance […]


News on Science 2.0 and Open Science (October 2016)

Latest News from the Research Alliance: Research Alliance receives additional funding Within a funding line of the Leibniz Association 200,000 Euros of additional funds have been granted over four years to the Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0. The funding started on June 1, 2016. The measures include (1) the further development of international events discussing […]


Evolution or revolution? Science 2.0 Conference discusses European Open Science Cloud

Experts on Digitisation of the Science System met in Cologne from 3 to 4 May 2016 – Topic: Discover the European Open Science Cloud Kiel/Hamburg, 11 May 2016: The International Science 2.0 Conference 2016, which was held in Cologne on 3 and 4 May 2016, discussed the implementation of the European Open Science Cloud with various […]


Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0 receives additional funding

The Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0 led by the ZBW receives 200,000 Euros as a budget supplement – Investment serves to establish Science 2.0 internationally as field of research Kiel/Hamburg, 23 March 2016: The Leibniz Research Alliance Science 2.0 receives a budget supplement of 200,000 Euros from the funding line “Strategic Networks”, provided by the […]


Social media: researchers use Wikipedia the most

Goportis presents results of social media survey | Wikipedia, tools for sharing and exchanging data, and professional and research networks – these are the three most frequently used social media by researchers in their everyday work As part of the national online survey “The use of social media services in science”, Goportis – Leibniz Library […]


Second international Science 2.0 Conference comes to a successful close

145 participants from 10 countries met in Hamburg on 25 and 26 March 2015 – International experts discussed Science 2.0 in the context of Altmetrics, Citizen Science and Big Data Analytics Hamburg, 30 March 2015: The second international Science 2.0 Conference brought together 145 participants from 10 countries. This year, the conference on digital science on […]


International experts discuss Science 2.0 in the context of Citizen Science and Big Data Analytics

Press invitation     International experts discuss Science 2.0 in the context of Citizen Science and Big Data Analytics Second International Science 2.0 Conference on 25 and 26 March 2015 in Hamburg – First presentation of the results of the EU’s Public Consultation on Science 2.0 Hamburg, 14 January 2015: the gates of the International Science 2.0 […]


Science 2.0-Survey 2014 mit hohem Rücklauf beendet …

… die Auswertung des Datensatzes läuft auf Hochtouren Die diesjährige Online-Befragung zum Thema „Kommunikations- und Arbeitsformen in der Wissenschaft“, die im Rahmen des Leibniz Forschungsverbundes Science 2.0 durchgeführt wurde, ist beendet. Neben den WissenschaftlerInnen aller deutschen Hochschulen konnten sich auch … Continue reading


Deutsche Zentralbibliothek für Wirtschaftswissenschaften ist Bibliothek des Jahres 2014: Exzellenz und radikale Innovation überzeugten die Jury

Berlin, 30.06.2014: Der Deutsche Bibliotheksverband e.V. (dbv) verleiht der „ZBW – Deutschen Zentralbibliothek für Wirtschaftswissenschaften – Leibniz-Informationszentrum Wirtschaft“ den Preis „Bibliothek des Jahres 2014“. Die ZBW erhält den einzigen nationalen Bibliothekspreis im Rahmen einer feierlichen Preisverleihung am 24. Oktober 2014, am Tag der Bibliotheken. Der Preis “Bibliothek des Jahres” wird in diesem Jahr zum fünfzehnten […]