Stein Høydalsvik

Senior adviser Stein Høydalsvik at the University Library at UIT – The Arctic University.

What is Open Science and why do we need it?

Can Open Access scholarly publishing deliver the same quality as traditional subscription-based journals do?

Today’s guest is Stein Høydalsvik, senior adviser for publishing and research support at the University Library at UIT – The Arctic University in Tromsø, Norway.

Høydalsvik also works with DataverseNO.  DataverseNO is an archive service for open research data, owned by UiT The Arctic University of Norway and operated by the IT Department and the University Library at the same institution. The platform is based on the open source application Dataverse, which is developed at Harvard University.

You can find all of Høydalsvik’s publications here or follow him on Twitter @SteinHoydalsvik 

Other episodes:

To Open Access or Not to Open Access?
  Misconceptions and Reasonable Doubt To OA or not to OA? What are the main reasons for our scientists not to choose Open Access to their publications? Some reasons are clearly misconceptions and some are valid reasons where there exist some solutions. In episode 4 of this podcast adviser Aysa Ekanger, who works with research […]
Senior Scientists and Open Science
What happens to my research data when I retire? It’s important that we keep and store the research done by Senior Scientists before they retire. Their data is valuable. and might be even more valuable in the future. But to store the data correctly we need the researchers to help sort the data. Lars Figenschou, […]
What is Plan S?
Hey, what’s this Plan S everyone is talking about? In this episode of the podcast, we discuss Plan S. The initiative brings together eleven top national research funders, plus the European Research Council, in an effort to release some of the world’s highest quality and highest impact research from behind journal paywalls. Today’s guest is […]