Policies of open science and research in Finland

Policies of open science and research in Finland outline in detail the strategic principles, objectives and action plans necessary to achieve the objectives set out in the Declaration for Open Science and Research. The policies will be drafted for four areas: culture for open scholarship, open access to scholarly publications, open access of research data and methods, and open education and open access to educational resources.

Policy for Open Access to Scholarly Publications

Policy for Open Scholarship

  • At drafting stage: policy components on incentives for researchers, teachers and research groups, and on services and other practices supporting open scholarship
  • At planning stage: policy component on citizen science

Policy for Open Access to Research Data and Methods

  • At drafting stage: policy component on open access to research data
  • At planning stage: policy component on open access to research methods

Policy for the Open Education and Educational Resources

  • At drafting stage: policy component on open access to educational resources
  • At planning stage: policy component on open educational practices