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Do you want to get brief information about Citizen Science and Open Innovation or immerse yourself more deeply into the subject matter? Here you will find a collection of informative articles (e.g. on methodology, data quality, history) and books, videos and other publications.

The list is not exhaustive and it will be expanded continuously. If you have any suggestions for other sources, we will be pleased to include them. Please send them to citizenscience@oead.at.

Literature about Citizen Science

> AN INTRODUCTION

Arnstein, S. R. (2007): A Ladder Of Citizen Participation. Journal of the American Institute of Planners 35 (4): 216-224. [online] URL: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/01944366908977225

Bonney, R., Ballard, H., Jordan, R., McCallie, E., Phillips, T., Shirk, J. et al. (2009): Public Participation in Scientific Research: Defining the Field and Assessing Its Potential for Informal Science Education. A CAISE Inquiry Group Report. Washington, D.C.: Center for Advancement of Informal Science Education (CAISE). [online] URL: http://www.birds.cornell.edu/citscitoolkit/publications/CAISE-PPSR-report-2009.pdf

Bonney, R., Cooper, C. B., Dickinson, J., Kelling, S., Phillips, T., Rosenberg, K. V. et al. (2009): Citizen science: a developing tool for expanding science knowledge and scientific literacy. BioScience, 59 (11), 977-984.

Cavalier, D. & Kennedy, E., B. (2016): The Rightful Place of Science: Citizen Science. Consortium for Science, Policy & Outcomes.

Cooper, C. B., Dickinson, J., Phillips, T. & Bonney, R. (2007): Citizen science as a tool for conservation in residential ecosystems. Ecology and Society 12(2): 11. [online] URL: http://www.ecologyandsociety.org/vol12/iss2/art11/

ECSA (2015): Ten principles of Citizen Science. [online] URL: http://ecsa.citizen-science.net/sites/ecsa.citizen-science.net/files/ECSA_Ten_principles_of_citizen_science.pdf

Finke, P. (ed., 2015): Freie Bürger freie Forschung. Die Wissenschaft verlässt den Elfenbeinturm. Oekom publishing house.

Finke, P. (2014): Citizen Science. Das unterschätzte Wissen der Laien. Oekom publishing house.

Kullenberg, C. & Kasperowski, D. (2016): What Is Citizen Science? – A Scientometric Meta-Analysis. PLoS ONE 11(1): e0147152. [online] URL: http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0147152

Miller-Rushing, A., Primack, R., and Bonney, R. (2012): The history of public participation in ecological research. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 10(6):285-290. [online] URL: http://www.esajournals.org/doi/abs/10.1890/110278

Newman, G., Wiggins, A., Crall, A., Graham, E., Newman, S., & Crowston, K. (2012): The future of citizen science: emerging technologies and shifting paradigms. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, 10(6), 298-304.

Oswald, K. & Smolarski, R. (ed., 2016): Bürger Künste Wissenschaft. CitizenScience in Kultur & Geisteswissenschaften. Computus Druck Satz & Verlag. [online] URL: http://www.computus-druck.com/press/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/isbn_9783940598325.pdf

Roy, H.E., Pocock, M.J.O., Preston, C.D., Roy, D.B., Savage, J., Tweddle, J.C. & Robinson, L.D. (2012): Understanding Citizen Science & Environmental Monitoring. Final Report. NERC Centre for Ecology & Hydrology and Natural History Museum on behalf of UK-EOF. [online] URL: https://www.ceh.ac.uk/sites/default/files/citizensciencereview.pdf

Tulloch, A. I., Possingham, H. P., Joseph, L. N., Szabo, J., & Martin, T. G. (2013): Realising the full potential of citizen science monitoring programs. Biological Conservation, 165, 128-138.

Tweddle, J.C., Robinson, L.D., Pocock, M.J. & Roy, H.E (2012): Guide to citizen science: developing, implementing and evaluating citizen science to study biodiversity and the environment in the UK. Natural History Museum and NERC Centre for Ecology & Hydrology for UK-EOF. [online] URL: http://www.ceh.ac.uk/sites/default/files/citizenscienceguide.pdf

Wanninger, K. & Hübner, T.(2016): FarbVerrückt - Lessons Learned. Erfahrungen der Teilnahme am Citizen Science Award 2015. Download PDF.

Wiggins, A., & Crowston, K. (2011, January): From conservation to crowdsourcing: A typology of citizen science. In System Sciences (HICSS), 2011 44th Hawaii International Conference on (pp. 1-10). IEEE.

Wilderman, C. C. (2007): Models of community science: Design lessons from the field. In McEver, C., Bonney, R., Dickinson, J., Kelling, S., Rosenberg, K., & Shirk, J. L., (Eds.), Citizen science toolkit conference. Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology. [online] URL: http://www.birds.cornell.edu/citscitoolkit/conference/proceeding-pdfs/Wilderman%202007%20CS%20Conference.pdf

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Data quality, management, privacy and intellectual property

Browser, A.E. & Wiggins, A. (2015): Privacy in Participatory Research: Advancing Policy to support Human Computation. Human Computation, Vol 2, No 1 (2015). [online] URL: http://hcjournal.org/ojs/index.php?journal=jhc&page=article&op=view&path[]=44&path[]=48 

Kreutzer, T. (2015): Open Content – Ein Praxisleitfaden zur Nutzung von Creative-Commons-Lizenzen“. [online] URL: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/c/cd/Open_Content_-_Ein_Praxisleitfaden_zur_Nutzung_von_Creative-Commons-Lizenzen.pdf

Scassa, T. & Chung, H. (2015): Managing Intellectual Property Rights in Citizen Science: A Guide for Researchers and Citizen Scientists. The Woodrow Wilson Center. [online] URL: https://www.wilsoncenter.org/publication/managing-intellectual-property-rights-citizen-science-guide-for-researchers-and-citizen

Scassa, T. & Chung, H. (2015): Typology of citizen science projects from an intellectual property perspective: Invention and authorship between researchers and participants. The Woodrow Wilson Center. [online] URL: http://wilsoncenter.org/sites/default/files/Typology_of_Citizen_Science_IP_Rights_Scassa.pdf

Theobald, E. J., Ettinger, A. K., Burgess, H. K., DeBey, L. B., Schmidt, N. R., Froehlich, H. E. et. al. (2015): Global change and local solutions: Tapping the unrealized potential of citizen science for biodiversity research. Biological Conservation, 181, 236-244.

Wiggins, A., Bonney, R., Graham, E., Henderson, S., Kelling, S., LeBuhn, G., et al. (2013). Data management guide for public participation in scientific research. DataOne Working Group, 1-41. [online] URL: http://education.ucdavis.edu/sites/main/files/file-attachments/dataone-ppsr-datamanagementguide.pdf

Coordination / Motivation / communication / Evaluation

Bonney, R., Shirk, J. L., Phillips, T. B., Wiggins, A., Ballard, H. L., Miller-Rushing, A. J., & Parrish, J. K. (2014): Next steps for citizen science. Science, 343(6178), 1436-1437.

Crall, A., Kosmala, M., Cheng, R., Brier, J., Cavalier, D. et. al. (2017). Volunteer recruitment and retention in online citizen science projects using marketing strategies: lessons from Season Spotter. Journal of Science Communication, 16(01), A01-1. [online] URL: https://jcom.sissa.it/sites/default/files/documents/JCOM_1601_2017_A01.pdf

Eitzel, M. V., Cappadonna, J. L., Santos-Lang, C., Duerr, R. E., Virapongse, A., et al. (2017): Citizen Science Terminology Matters: Exploring Key Terms. Citizen Science: Theory and Practice, 2(1). [online] URL: http://theoryandpractice.citizenscienceassociation.org/articles/10.5334/cstp.96/

Geoghegan, H., Dyke, A., Pateman, R., West, S. & Everett, G. (2016): Understanding motivations for citizen science. Final report on behalf of UKEOF, University of Reading, Stockholm Environment Institute (University of York) & University of the West of England. [online] URL: http://www.ukeof.org.uk/resources/citizen-science-resources/MotivationsforCSREPORTFINALMay2016.pdf

Lewandowski, E., Caldwell, W., Elmquist, D., Oberhauser, K. (2017). Public Perceptions of Citizen Science. Citizen Science: Theory and Practice. 2(1), p.3. [online] URL: https://theoryandpractice.citizenscienceassociation.org/article/10.5334/cstp.77/

Postles, M. et. al. (n.d.): Let’s Talk About Data. Communication principles for the wildlife recording community. [online] URL: http://www.bnhc.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Lets-Talk-About-Data_TOOLKIT.pdf

Phillips, T., Ferguson M., Minarchek, M., Porticella, N., Bonney, R. (2014): User’s Guide for Evaluating Learning Outcomes in Citizen Science. Ithaca, NY: Cornell Lab of Ornithology. [online] URL: http://www.birds.cornell.edu/citscitoolkit/evaluation

Rotman, D., Preece, J., Hammock, J., Procita, K., Hansen, D., Parr, C. et al. (2012, February): Dynamic changes in motivation in collaborative citizen science projects. In Proceedings of the ACM 2012 conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work (pp. 217-226). ACM.

Scheliga, K., Friesike, S., Puschmann, C., Fecher, B. (2016): Setting up crowd science projects. Public Understanding of Science, 0963662516678514. [online] URL: http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/0963662516678514

Citizen Science And Schools

Kelemen-Finan, J., Scheuch, M., Bardy-Durchhalter, M., Stoeckl, N., Winter, S. (2016): Maßnahmenprogramm für die Verankerung von Citizen Science im Lehrplan und in der Aus- und Weiterbildung der Lehrpersonen. PDF

Unsuccessful Methods

Kaufman, A. B. (2014): Let’s talk about citizen science: What doesn’t work. Animal Behavior and Cognition, 1(4), 446-451. doi: 10.12966/abc.11.02.2014

SOCIAL MEDIA

The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) Scotland (o.J.): Social Media. Guide to using social media for Citizen Science Projects. [online] URL: http://www.tcv.org.uk/sites/default/files/172/files/SocialMediaandCitizenScience.pdf

Further information is available on the following pages:

Bürgerschaffenwissen offers a collection of workshop reports about various citizen science topics like research funding, data quality or participation. [online] URL: http://www.buergerschaffenwissen.de/citizen-science/ressourcen

Citizen Science: Theory and Practice is the first open access journal which regularly publishes articles about citizen science. [online] URL: http://theoryandpractice.citizenscienceassociation.org/

As part of the project "Doing it together science" scientific articles and guidlines about citizen science and DIY science have been collected. [online] URL: http://ecsa.citizen-science.net/blog/collection-citizen-science-guidelines-and-publications

Journal of Science Communication (2016): Issue 1, Special Issue: Citizen Science. Part 1. [online] URL: http://jcom.sissa.it/archive/15/01

Journal of Science Communication (2016): Issue 3, Special Issue: Citizen Science. Part 2. [online] URL: http://jcom.sissa.it/archive/15/03

Mendeley (2015): Citizen Cyberlab: Learning & creativity aided by ICT. [online] URL: http://www.mendeley.com/groups/3176281/citizen-cyberlab-learning-creativity-aided-by-ict/papers/

The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) Scotland offers various citizen science rerports about topics like social media, school and engagement. [online] URL: http://www.tcv.org.uk/scotland/discover/citizen-science/get-involved-citizen-science/citizen-science-resources

Zooniverse (2015): Citizen Science Today. [online] URL: http://www.citizensciencetoday.org/

Literature about Open Innovation

> AN INTRODUCTION

Chesbrough, H. (2003): Open Innovation: The New Imperative for Creating and Profiting from Technology. Harvard Business Review Press

Chesbrough, H., Vanhaverbeke, W., & West, J. (2006): Open Innovation: Researching a New Paradigm. Oxford University Press

Gassmann, O. & Enkel, E. (2004, July): Towards a theory of open innovation: three core process archetypes. In R&D management conference (Vol. 6, pp. 1-18).

Kooperation international (2015): Julius Raab Stiftung präsentiert Open-Innovation-Strategie für Österreich. [online] URL: http://www.kooperation-international.de/aktuelles/nachrichten/detail/info/julius-raab-stiftung-praesentiert-open-innovation-strategie-fuer-oesterreich/

Pénin, J., Hussler, C. & Burger-Helmchen, T. (2011): New shapes and new stakes: a portrait of open innovation as a promising phenomenon. Journal of Innovation Economics. 1 (7), 11-29.

Reichwald, R. & Piller, F. (2009): Interaktive Wertschöpfung: Open Innovation, Individualisierung und neue Formen der Arbeitsteilung. Gabler Verlag

Von Hippel, E. (1995): The Sources of Innovation. Oxford University Press

Von Hippel, E. (2005): Democratizing Innovation. The MIT Press

Julius Raab-Stiftung (2015): Eine Open Innovation-Strategie für Österreich: Grundlagen. Handlungsfelder. Maßnahmen. [online] URL: http://www.juliusraabstiftung.at/resources/files/2015/6/2/1324/open-innovation-screen-ds.pdf

Julius Raab-Stiftung (2015): Warum Österreich eine Open Innovation-Strategie braucht? [online] URL: http://www.juliusraabstiftung.at/aktuelles/106,warum-oesterreich-eine-open-innovation-strategie-braucht.html

> FOR MORE IN-DEPTH INFORMATION

Transfer of knowledge

Franke, N. & Pötz, M. (2008): The analogous market effect: How users from analogous markets can contribute to the process of idea generation. Working Paper, Vienna: University of Economics and Business Administration.

Hienerth, C., Pötz, M. K. & von Hippel, E. (2007): Exploring key characteristics of lead user workshop participants: Who contributes best to the generation of truly novel solutions?  DRUID Summer Conference 2007, Copenhagen, June 18-20. [online] URL: http://www2.druid.dk/conferences/viewpaper.php?id=1609&cf=9

Application of Open Innovation in business

Chesbrough, H. (2011): Open Services Innovation: Rethinking Your Business to Grow and Compete in a New Era. John Wiley & Sons

Chesbrough, H. (2006): Open Business Models: How to Thrive in the New Innovation Landscape. Harvard Business Review Press

Nambisan, S. & Sawhney, M. (2007): The Global Brain: Your Roadmap for Innovating Faster and Smarter in a Networked World. FT Press

Crowdsourcing

Howe, J. (2009): Crowdsourcing: Why the Power of the Crowd Is Driving the Future of Business. Crown Business

Willfort, R., Mayr, P. & Weber, C. (2015): Crowdfunding und Crowdsourcing: Potenzial für den österreichischen Innovationsstandort. [online] URL: http://www.rat-fte.at/tl_files/uploads/Studien/Crowdfunding-Crowdsourcing-Potenzial_Endbericht.pdf

Capineri, C. et al. (2016): European Handbook of Crowdsourced Geographic Information. London: Ubiquity Press. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5334/bax. [online] URL: http://www.ubiquitypress.com/site/books/10.5334/bax/

Videos

> VIDEOS ABOUT CITIZEN SCIENCE

Arte (2015): Citizen Science: Bürger im Dienst der Wissenschaft. [online] URL: http://future.arte.tv/de/citizen-scientists-burger-helfen-der-wissenschaft/citizen-science-burger-im-dienst-der-wissenschaft
The video offers an introduction to citizen science as well as an insight into a natural sciences project on insects and light pollution.

Arte (2015): Amateurforschung – seriöse Wissenschaft?. [online] URL:
http://future.arte.tv/de/citizen-scientists-burger-helfen-der-wissenschaft/amateurforschung-seriose-wissenschaft
The programme X:enius introduces people and their voluntary commitment to Citizen Science.

Ellen Jorgensen (2012): Biohacking – you can do it, too. [online] URL:
http://www.ted.com/talks/ellen_jorgensen_biohacking_you_can_do_it_too
The co-founder of the biohacking laboratory “Genspace” gives an introduction to the worldwide biohacking trend and do-it-yourself biotechnology.

European Commission (2015): Environmental Citizen Science. [online] URL:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=5&v=f_nmH9l5wV0
This video provides an overview of Citizen Science and shows an interview with the “Public Science” lecturer – Dr. Tom Wakeford.

European Citizen Science Association (Producer) (2016): Citizen Science in a Global Perspective. [online] URL: http://ecsa.citizen-science.net/blog/webinar-citizen-science-global-perspective
In this webinar international scientists discuss the differnet forms of citizen science, the relationships between people involved and the line between empowerment and exploitation.

Museum für Naturkunde Berlin (2016): Webinar "Citizen Science in a Global Perspective". [online] URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eFQd3ukPZms
In this webinar international citizen science experts discuss about questions like "What relationships develop between experts, communities and policymakers?" and "Where is the line between empowerment and exploitation?".

University College for Agrarian and Environmental Pedagogy (2015): Citizen Science Lehrgang. [online] URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=unm4caE_WLg&feature=youtu.be
The video explains very well, what citizen science means, how citizen science projects look like and gives further information about a platform and a new citizen science course.

Prof. Dr. Hubertus Kohle (2015): Prof. Dr. Hubertus Kohle: Was ist Crowdsourcing?. [online] URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hY01wHvH-WA
The scientist Hubertus Kohle explains “crowdsourcing” based on the example of his citizen science project “Artigo”, an art history project.

 

> VIDEOS ABOUT OPEN INNOVATION AND RESPONSIBLE SCIENCE

Charles Leadbeater (2005): The era of open innovation. [online] URL: http://www.ted.com/talks/charles_leadbeater_on_innovation
In this video Charles Leadbeater explains that innovation is not only created by experts or big companies.

RRI Tools (2015): RRI for the Education Community. [online] URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3kDGaNNC6PE
This video explains how education can be supported through RRI and what opportunities the RRI Toolkit offers to help with that.

Strategy papers

Bürger schaffen Wissen (2016): Grünbuch - Citizen Science Strategie 2020 für Deutschland. [online] URL: http://www.buergerschaffenwissen.de/sites/default/files/assets/dokumente/gewiss-gruenbuch_citizen_science_strategie.pdf

European Commission (2013): Green paper on Citizen Science for Europe: Towards a society of empowered citizens and enhanced research.

European Commission (2014): White Paper on Citizen Science for Europe. European Commission. [online] URL: http://www.socientize.eu/sites/default/files/white-paper_0.pdf

Haklay, M. (2015): Citizen Science and Policy: A European Perspective. The Woodrow Wilson Center. [online] URL: http://wilsoncenter.org/sites/default/files/Citizen_Science_Policy_European_Perspective_Haklay.pdf

Hyder K., Townhill, B., Anderson L.G., Delany J., Pinnegar J.K. (2015): Can citizen science contribute to the evidence base that underpins marine policy?. Marine Policy, 59, 112-120.

League of European Research Universities (2016): Citizen science at universities: Trends, guidelines and recommendations. [online] URL: http://www.leru.org/files/publications/LERU_AP20_citizen_science.pdf

Press

Wiener Zeitung (11.10.2016): Crowdsourcing für die Wissenschaft. [online] URL: http://www.wienerzeitung.at/themen_channel/wissen/forschung/849979_Crowdsourcing-fuer-die-Wissenschaft.html

APA Science (12.3.2016): Citizen Science-Experte François Bry: "Man braucht einen langen Atem". [online] URL: http://science.apa.at/rubrik/kultur_und_gesellschaft/Citizen_Science-Experte_Fran_ois_Bry_Man_braucht_einen_langen_Atem/SCI_20160412_SCI65133696629214664

Die Presse (26.2.2016): Citizen Science: Helferlein der Forscher sein. [online] URL: http://diepresse.com/home/science/4934564/Citizen-Science_Helferlein-der-Forscher-sein

Wiener Zeitung Online (17.3.2015): "Kreativküchen" könnten die Innovationskraft erhöhen. [online] URL: http://www.wienerzeitung.at/themen_channel/wissen/forschung/741194_Kreativkuechen-koennten-die-Innovationskraft-erhoehen.html

Die Furche (4.2.2015): Auf dem Weg zu einer SORGE-KULTUR. [online] URL: http://www.furche.at/system/showthread.php?t=71428

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