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What's all the buzz about? Open science and transparency practices are hot topics in the scientific community and in the media at large. Read about COS, our projects, and related news below.
PLOS ONE and COS Call for Transparent Studies in Cognitive Psychology
The Center for Open Science announces a collaboration with PLOS ONE to gather papers in cognitive psychology that highlight open practices. Charlottesville, VA — The Center for...
Announcing Integrated Publishing Portal on PsyArXiv
COS partners with PsyArXiv, APA, and Chronos Hub to pilot in-app journal submission workflow for PsyArXiv members Charlottesville, VA — The Center for Open Science is pleased to...
TOP Factor to appear in Master Journal List
The Center for Open Science and the Web of Science Group, a Clarivate Analytics company, are collaborating to incorporate TOP Factor among the information and metrics available...
COS Launches OSF Collection to Aggregate Coronavirus Research Outputs
The Center for Open Science (COS) announces today the launch of the Coronavirus Outbreak Research Collection in response to the urgent and ongoing need for aggregated and...
COS Receives NSF Award to Create STEM Education Resource Hub
Charlottesville, VA — The Center for Open Science (COS) is pleased to announce it has received an award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to begin creating a resource hub...
Nikki Bialy Joins COS as Chief Operating Officer
Charlottesville, VA — The Center for Open Science announces today the appointment of Dr. Nikki Bialy as its new Chief Operating Officer. Bialy leverages her background in...
COS Announces Community Initiative to Build Open Scholarship Knowledge Base
Charlottesville, VA — The Center for Open Science (COS) announces the launch of the Open Scholarship Knowledge Base, a community-led initiative to create a comprehensive and open...
New Measure Rates Quality of Research Journals’ Policies to Promote Transparency and Reproducibility
TOP Factor provides a values-aligned rating of journal policies as a counterweight to metrics that incentivize journals to publish exciting results regardless of credibility ...
Center for Open Science Welcomes Three New Members to its Board of Directors
Charlottesville, VA — The Center for Open Science (COS) is pleased to announce the recent appointment of three new board members to three-year terms. We welcome Dr. George Banks,...
Getting Scientists to Talk Ethics
COS and UCR Graduate Division Partner to Evaluate Research Ethics Training Intervention Charlottesville, VA — The Center for Open Science (COS) and the University of California,...
Center for Open Science and Internet Archive Announce Collaboration to Preserve Open Data
Charlottesville, VA The Center for Open Science is pleased to announce a collaboration with Internet Archive (IA) to maintain an infrastructure that preserves open data and...
The Center for Open Science, Flu Lab, and the Public Library of Science Launch Initiative to Bridge Knowledge Gaps in Influenza Findings
Charlottesville, VA -- The Center for Open Science is pleased to announce a collaboration with Flu Lab and the Public Library of Science (PLOS) to launch the Opening Influenza...