28th February 2017

SPARC Europe documents

SPARC Europe papers SPARC Europe publishes briefing papers, position papers, opinion pieces and talking points to support the Open Access and Open Science communities on specific topics. We have published the following papers … Read More

28th February 2017

SPARC Europe key resources

A selection of our policy and advocacy resources to share and re-use Documents SPARC Europe papers SPARC Europe Annual Report 2016 Tools & services Europe’s Open Access Champions and Europe’s Open Data Champions … Read More

17th February 2017

Who we work with

Our partnerships To more fully deliver on our mission and deepen the open science and open access network, as well as to avoid any overlap in activities, SPARC Europe has established a … Read More

17th February 2017

Open Access challenges

Challenges to be dealt with The need for researchers to maximise the dissemination and impact of their research; The need for readers to have access to the full corpus of relevant research … Read More

17th February 2017

What is Open Data?

Open Data is research data that: Is freely available on the internet; Permits any user to download, copy, analyse, re-process, pass to software or use for any other purpose; and Is … Read More

9th February 2017

People

The SPARC Europe Team Daily management and implementation of the strategy are the responsibility of the European team: Vanessa Proudman, Director Vanessa has 20 years’ international experience working with many leading university libraries worldwide. She also … Read More

9th February 2017

SPARC Europe Open Data Resources

Open Data policy and advocacy resources for you to re-use We moved towards providing Open Data resources in 2017, working closely together with DCC. An Analysis of Open Data and Open Science … Read More