By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. Supporting a Connected Galaxy of Knowledge
Gaby Appleton, The Scholarly Kitchen, 2019/01/28
This post outlines four principles which ought to characterize the knowledge infrastructure in the future (quoted):
- the information system supporting research must be source-neutral.
- components from different providers in the information system supporting research should work together.
- transparency... researchers want to know how that recommendation was arrived at, and why it is relevant to them.
- we must put researchers in control. People should be able to set their own preferences and parameters.
Right now, we don't have this anywhere. More...