The Institut Pasteur is committed to Open Science by adopting two founding texts in May 2021:
Both policies are part of the Institut Pasteur 2019-2023 strategic plan and are in line with the global movement for open science that aims to:
- facilitate the sharing and reuse of data, publications and software codes according to the FAIR principles (Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, Reusable),
- improve the efficacy of research and speed up innovation by facilitating the reuse of results,
- democratize access to the results of honest, quality research,
- advance knowledge as a common good for humanity.
The Institut Pasteur’s Open Science Monitor
According to the Institut Pasteur’s Baromètre de la Science Ouverte (Open Science Monitor), 85% of the Pasteurian publications published in 2020 were available in open access in July 2021.
Share of 2020 publications that are open access (measured in 2021)