Published on November 13, 2008
Scientiﬁc Collaboration with Plone: Sharing Bibliographies, Papers, Discussions Boston World Plone Day November 7, 2008 Sally Kleinfeldt, Jazkarta
Overview • Python tools and libraries • Plone collaboration features • Plone products for science
Python • Implementation language of Plone/Zope • Open source, object oriented, clean design • Low threshold, high ceiling • Popular in scientiﬁc community, especially astronomy, biology, math, geosciences, economics
Python Tools • NumPy - N-dimensional array manipulation • SciPy - statistics, Fourier transforms, image processing, linear algebra, genetic algorithms, etc. etc. • matplotlib - 2D plotting library • PCL - Python Cartographic Library • ESRI tools
Python Resources • http://www.scipy.org - mathematics, science, and engineering • http://biopython.org - computational molecular biology • http://matplotlib.sourceforge.net/ - matplotlib • http://trac.gispython.org/lab/wiki - GIS
Plone Collaboration Features • Out of the Box • Document sharing • Rich pages, news, events, calendars • Wiki behavior • Commenting • Related content • Member areas
Plone Collaboration Features • Add-on products • Discussions (PloneBoard) • Blogs (Quills) • Integrated news feeds (FeedFeeder) • Multimedia (Plone4Artists) • Calendar import/export (Plone4Artists)
Plone Products for Scientists • CMFBibliographyAT • Maps • Lab notebooks • Easy to create custom content types!
Example Sites • http://conserveonline.org/ • http://conpro.tnc.org/ • http://www.watershedportal.org/ • http://mcdb.colorado.edu:8089/kiosk/ kiosk6.swf
Finally... • Let’s look at some sites!
Scientific collaboration has of course existed throughout scientific history, ... scientific paper. These enormous, and enormously complex, ...
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... MyScienceWork presents an overview of the new scientific social networks ... for sharing bibliographies ... scientific collaborations between ...
Plone has a great collection of online documentation. ... Join the discussion Ask the Plone community. Write Code If you’re proficient in Python, ...
... fundamentally alter the way that scientific papers are written and published. Writing a paper is ... the open sharing of scientific ...
Paper discussions; Sign in. Sign in; ... I study scientific collaboration as the interaction of ... Earning Epistemic Trust Through Knowledge Sharing ...
Experimenting with collaborative peer review. ... create citations and bibliographies, ... the discussion was more limited, whereas papers that were ...