A growing number of Open Access policies are being issued by institutions and funders, but there needs to be a higher degree of alignment among them if they are to be followed by researchers.
The new European project OpenMinTeD will build an online infrastructure that makes content much easier to mine, by making existing text mining tools discoverable and interoperable.
OpenAIRE2020’s aims to implement the European Commission Open Access policies and increase their impact by extending the infrastructure that will allow the management and monitoring of EC-funded research.
The European project LEARN (LEaders Activating Research Networks) will raise awareness of research data management and policy issues to institutions.
The Future TDM project seeks to improve uptake of text and data mining (TDM) in the EU for research environments.
There is a skills gap between the number of researchers and professionals equipped to practice open access and the number that are needed to meet European Commission goals. The Project FOSTER aims to meet these needs.
Across Europe, thousands of museums, galleries and archives are digitising their collections and putting them online via Europeana. There is a need for a cheaper, more sustainable infrastructure, capable of storing both metadata and content.
EUDAT2020 has built an online platform where research data can be stored.