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Re: Call for Linked Research

From: Paul Houle <ontology2@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:16:17 -0400
Message-ID: <CAE__kdSrCzZV-FKbYO4RPrBm3VsvUM_Afi4=9T-S_=LvkhypJA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Sarven Capadisli <info@csarven.ca>
Cc: Linking Open Data <public-lod@w3.org>, SW-forum <semantic-web@w3.org>
I'd add to all of this publishing the raw data,  source code,  and
industrialized procedures so that results are truly reproducible,  as
few results in science actually are.
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On Mon, Jul 28, 2014 at 9:01 AM, Sarven Capadisli <info@csarven.ca> wrote:
> Call for Linked Research
> ========================
>
> Purpose: To encourage the "do it yourself" behaviour for sharing and reusing
> research knowledge.
>
> Deadline: As soon as you can.
>
> From http://csarven.ca/call-for-linked-research :
>
>
> Scientists and researchers who work in Web Science have to follow the rules
> that are set by the publisher; researchers need to have read and reuse
> access to other researchers work, and adopt archaic desktop-native
> publishing workflows. Publishers try to remain as the middleman for
> society’s knowledge acquisition.
>
> Nowadays, there is more machine-friendly data and documentation made
> available by the public sector than the Linked Data research community. The
> general public asks for open and machine-friendly data, and they are
> following up. Web research publishing on the other hand, is stuck on one ★
> (star) Linked Data deployment scheme. The community has difficulty eating
> its own dogfood for research publication, and fails to deliver its share of
> the "promise".
>
> There is a social problem. Not a technical one. If you think that there is
> something fundamentally wrong with this picture, want to voice yourself, and
> willing to continue to contribute to the Semantic Web vision, then please
> consider the following before you write about your research:
>
> Linked Research: Do It Yourself
>
> 1. Publish your research and findings at a Web space that you control.
>
> 2. Publish your progress and work following the Linked Data design
> principles. Create a URI for everything that is of some value to you and may
> be to others e.g., hypothesis, workflow steps, variables, provenance,
> results etc.
>
> 3. Reuse and link to other researchers URIs of value, so nothing goes to
> waste or reinvented without good reason.
>
> 4. Provide screen and print stylesheets, so that it is legible on screen
> devices and can be printed to paper or output to desktop-native document
> formats. Create a copy of a view for the research community to fulfil
> organisational requirements.
>
> 5. Announce your work publicly so that people and machines can discover it.
>
> 6. Have an open comment system policy for your document so that any person
> (or even machines) can give feedback.
>
> 7. Help and encourage others to do the same.
>
> There is no central authority to make a judgement on the value of your
> contributions. You do not need anyone’s permission to share your work, you
> can do it yourself, meanwhile others can learn and give feedback.
>
> -Sarven
> http://csarven.ca/#i
>
>



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