Open Science

The latest information on Elsevier's activities related to open science

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Open science describes a more inclusive, collaborative, transparent world of research. At Elsevier, we’re enabling open science through our approach to open access, open data, research integrity, knowledge exchange, metrics and more, to benefit research and society and drive research performance.

Partnering with the research community, Elsevier is developing tools, services and programs that support open science. You can find out more about these below.

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Open Data Report: The researcher perspective

A new report from Elsevier and CWTS reveals that although the benefits of open research data are well known, in practice, confusion remains within the researcher community around when and how to share research data.

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Open access

Elsevier is the 2nd largest open access publisher and has a range of open access options.

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Research data

Elsevier supports researchers and institutions to store, share, discover, and effectively (re)use research data.

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Science & society

Elsevier is improving how science is communicated and understood by specialized and general audiences.

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Research integrity

We are committed to promote the integrity of research through a range of activities and initiatives – like offering free author training on publication ethics and providing transparency in author contributor roles.

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Position statements

We are committed to making our written submissions and evidence open and transparent for everyone to read.

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