Open Science

Open knowledge

"Open Science is the conduct of science in such a way that others can collaborate and contribute, where research data, laboratory notes and other research processes are freely available, with licence terms that allow re-use, redistribution and reproduction of the research." (FOSTER)


The latest about our open science services and infrastructure.

BORIS Portal

Manage and make accessible research and project data.

Research data management

Here you find information about research data management and DMPs.


Here you find information about the institutional repository of the University of Bern.

BORIS Theses and Dissertations

Learn how to publish your doctoral thesis online and open access.

Long Term Preservation

How can data produced at the University of Bern be digitally archived?


Learn about our many services: information, training and support.

Open Access


Information about financing, rights & licenses, evaluation and OA-initiatives

Bern Open Publishing

Information about publishing Open Access books and journals on our platforms.

Projects und collaborations

We are improving Open Science with collaborations and various projects.


ORCID iDs, DOIs, ISBNs and ISSNs make you and your research unique.