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Open Science Framework (OSF) in the classroom

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This webinar will introduce how to use the Open Science Framework (OSF; in a Classroom. The OSF is a free, open source web application built to help researchers manage their workflows. The OSF is part collaboration tool, part version control software, and part data archive. The OSF connects to popular tools researchers already use, like Dropbox, Box, Github and Mendeley, to streamline workflows and increase efficiency.

Topics covered in this lesson
  1. Introduction to reproducible research practices
  2. Methods to track student activity
  3. Introduction to the use of Templates and Forks on the OSF to allow students to easily make new class projects