The Future of Research Communications and e-Scholarship

Transparency and Openness Promotion (TOP) Guidelines

Transparency, open sharing, and reproducibility are core features of science, but not always part of daily practice. Journals can increase transparency and reproducibility of research by adopting the TOP Guidelines. TOP includes eight modular standards, each with three levels of increasing stringency. Journals select which of the eight transparency standards they wish to adopt for their journal, and select a level of implementation for the selected standards. These features provide flexibility for adoption depending on disciplinary variation, but simultaneously establish community standards.

http://centerforopenscience.org/top/

Archive: https://archive.force11.net/node/6595

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Related Articles

Membership

Join the FORCE11 community and take part in our groups, conference, summer school, post on FORCE11, and attend other events.

Membership

FORCE2022 Sponsors

The FORCE11 community thanks the following organizations for their financial support of the
FORCE2022 annual conference.