Open Science: One Term, Five Schools of Thought

  title={Open Science: One Term, Five Schools of Thought},
  author={Benedikt Fecher and Sascha Friesike},
Open Science is an umbrella term that encompasses a multitude of assumptions about the future of knowledge creation and dissemination. Based on a literature review, this paper aims at structuring the overall discourse by proposing five Open Science schools of thought: The infrastructure school (which is concerned with the technological architecture), the public school (which is concerned with the accessibility of knowledge creation), the measurement school (which is concerned with alternative… 

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