Community over Commercialization - Open Access Week 2023

During the International Open Access Week 2023, the Helsinki University Library organizes Open Science Cafés on 24th October and a webinar on 26th Oct on Citizen Science.

During the International Open Access Week, the Library will highlight the importance of open science by organizing Open Science Cafes on all University of Helsinki campuses. In addition, the Library will host an online webinar on 26 October 2023 from 14:00 to 15:30 focusing on issues of citizen science.

Open Science Cafes


24.10.2023  at 11-13  Physicum lobby

City Center

24.10.2023 at 11-13 Aleksandria lobby


24.10.2023 at 10.30-12.30 Info Center lobby


24.10.2023 at 10.30-12.30 Biomedicum lobby

Welcome for a coffee and a chat!


Avoimen tieteen iltapäivä – kansalaistieteen mahdollisuudet

This event is unfortunately in Finnish only.

What is and is not citizen science? What are the different ways in which citizen science can be used in research? These are some of the questions that will be discussed on Thursday 26 October from 14.00 to 15.30 during the Open Access Week webinar.

Time: 26.10.2023 at 14-15:30

Venue: Online