Free online course in open research

This course will be led by the OER Research Hub project team. We are a project focused on researching the impact of openness in education. You can find out more about us in the section About Your Course Facilitators below. We’ll be using our experiences of working on an open project to demonstrate a set of solutions to the issues that openness raises. In particular, we’ll be showing you how openness can benefit your research by increasing the exposure your work has.

Sign-up for the course closes on Friday 12 September and the course begins on Monday 15 September 2014.

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Protocol Exchange

Welcome to Protocol Exchange from Nature Protocols. The Protocol Exchange is an open resource where the community of scientists pool their experimental know-how to help accelerate research. Discover the protocolsshare a protocol, join a lab group, comment on protocols, organize your favorites and personalize your experience.

FOURTH SCIENCE CONCLAVE: An interaction program of Nobel Laureates

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad (IIIT-A) is organizing the Fourth Science Conclave: An interaction program of Nobel Laureates and eminent National and International Academicians, Scientists, Technologists and Industrialists with selected students, young teachers & researchers during November 26 -02 December, 2011 to inspire and motivate them towards careers in Basic Sciences.

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Call for Research proposals on Biotech Product and Process Development

Department of Biotechnology aims to promote commercialization of biotech products and processes relevant for national self reliance by supporting appropriate basic and applied research in institutes and by facilitating strategic partnership with institutes and industries.

Appropriate formats, terms and conditions etc. may be obtained from the DBT websites: or htttp://

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Springer Offers Free Access To Papers By This Year’s Nobel Prize Laureates on SpringerLink

Springer is offering all journal articles and book chapters written by this year’s Nobel Prize laureates free of charge on its online information platform The articles and chapters will be available to print out or download from now until 31 December 2009.

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