Free Our Knowledge Platform

Definition: A collective action platform aiming to support the open science movement by obtaining pledges from researchers that they will implement certain research practices (e.g., pre-registration, pre-print). Initially pledges will be anonymous until a sufficient number of people pledge, upon which names of pledges will be released. The initiative is a grassroots movement instigated by early career researchers.

Related terms: <a href='/glossary/open-science/'>Open Science</a>, <a href='/glossary/preregistration-pledge/'>Preregistration Pledge</a>


Drafted and Reviewed by: Jamie P. Cockcroft, Ashley Blake, Elizabeth Collins, Mahmoud Elsherif, Sam Parsons, FlĂĄvio Azevedo

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