Perception of Open Science in the Scientific Community of the Republic of Moldova

Authors

  • Nelly Turcan Information Society Development Institute; Moldova State University
  • Gheorghe Cuciureanu Information Society Development Institute; National Agency for Quality Assurance in Education and Research
  • Rodica Cujba Technical University of Moldova; Information Society Development Institute
  • Viorica Lupu Moldova State University, Doctoral School of Social Sciences and Education; State Agrarian University of Moldova
  • Natalia Cheradi Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova
  • Igor Cojocaru Information Society Development Institute

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18662/po/13.4/519

Keywords:

Open Science, Open Access, Open Data, scientific community, Republic of Moldova

Abstract

Open Science becomes the basic concept in organizing and conducting the research and development process. The opening of the process of research and communication of science is supported and promoted both at the international level and at the national level in many countries through science policies and actions.

At present, no Open Science policy is approved at the national level in the Republic of Moldova, but there are actions, undertaken by various organizations or within some projects, that promote this concept. And recently, the national authority in the field of science policy has been concerned about the promotion of Open Science principles in the country.

Policy development and implementation of Open Science principles is difficult without involving all stakeholders and without knowledge of the current situation, both in terms of technical and legislative issues, and especially in terms of awareness of the need and willingness of people to contribute to this process. In this context, we set out to carry out this study, taking into account the insufficient level of debates and analyzes on Open Science subject carried out in the Republic of Moldova. Its purpose is to determine the attitude, the level of awareness and involvement in issues related to Open Science and its elements in the Republic of Moldova, which will serve to develop Open Science policies and instruments at national and institutional levels.

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2022-11-29

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Turcan, N., Cuciureanu, G., Cujba, R., Lupu, V., Cheradi, N., & Cojocaru, I. (2022). Perception of Open Science in the Scientific Community of the Republic of Moldova. Postmodern Openings, 13(4), 294-334. https://doi.org/10.18662/po/13.4/519

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