Loading wiki pages...

Wiki Version:
<h3>Welcome to the home page for the <a href="http://saa.org" rel="nofollow">SAA</a> Open Science Interest Group</h3> <p>Here you can find documents and resources relating to the OSIG's activities. For updates, please subscribe to our low-traffic SAA e-community here: <a href="http://saa.org/e-communities" rel="nofollow">http://saa.org/e-communities</a>. To post your pre-print at the Socarxiv, <a href="https://osf.io/preprints/socarxiv/submit" rel="nofollow">start here</a>.</p> <h4>News and Events</h4> <ul> <li><a href="https://benmarwick.github.io/2019-04-10-saa/" rel="nofollow">SAA2019 Workshop on Transparent and Open Archaeological Science Using R</a>. See <a href="https://documents.saa.org/container/docs/default-source/doc-annualmeeting/annualmeeting/preliminary-program/prelim-program-2019-final.pdf?sfvrsn=6432ba4b_2" rel="nofollow">page 10</a> of the program</li> <li>SAA2019 OSIG sponsored session "Practical Approaches to Identifying Evolutionary Processes in the Archaeological Record", See <a href="https://documents.saa.org/container/docs/default-source/doc-annualmeeting/annualmeeting/preliminary-program/prelim-program-2019-final.pdf?sfvrsn=6432ba4b_2" rel="nofollow">page 26</a> of the program. Several completely new R packages were debuted in this session: <a href="https://github.com/ercrema/cTransmission" rel="nofollow">cTransmission</a> by Enrico Crema, Anne Kandler and Clémentine Straub, <a href="https://github.com/benmarwick/signatselect" rel="nofollow">signatselect</a> by Ben Marwick and Liying Wang, and one from Clemens Schmid: <a href="https://github.com/nevrome/popgenerator" rel="nofollow">popgenerator</a></li> <li><a href="https://benmarwick.github.io/2018-04-13-saa/" rel="nofollow">SAA2018 Data Carpentry workshop for archaeologists</a> at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History</li> <li><a href="https://osf.io/2dfhz/wiki/SAA%202017%20Workshop:%20Using%20R%20for%20Archaeological%20Data%20Analysis%2C%20Mapping%2C%20and%20Visualization/" rel="nofollow">SAA2017 Workshop on learning to use R for archaeological science</a>. Also see See page 9 of the <a href="http://www.saa.org/Portals/0/PrelimProgram2017.pdf#page=9" rel="nofollow">program</a></li> <li>SAA2017 Forum on using R for archaeological science: Current applications. See the <a href="https://benmarwick.github.io/How-To-Do-Archaeological-Science-Using-R/" rel="nofollow">online edited volume</a> and page 21 of the <a href="http://www.saa.org/Portals/0/PrelimProgram2017.pdf#page=21" rel="nofollow">program</a></li> </ul> <h4>Documents and Publications</h4> <ul> <li>Published in 2020: "How to Use Replication Assignments for Teaching Integrity in Empirical Archaeology", by Ben Marwick, Liying Wang, Ryan Robinson, and Hope Loiselle, published in <em><a href="https://doi.org/10.1017/aap.2019.38" rel="nofollow">Advances in Archaeological Practice</a></em>, <a href="https://osf.io/preprints/socarxiv/tsxbv/" rel="nofollow">preprint</a></li> <li>The OSIG initiative on <a href="http://bit.ly/vid-conf" rel="nofollow">organising and running low-cost or free online, distributed scholarly meetings</a></li> <li>Study of the use of the R programming language in archaeological science by Sophie Schmidt and Ben Marwick, <a href="http://doi.org/10.5334/jcaa.29" rel="nofollow">Tool-Driven Revolutions in Archaeological Science</a> published in the <em>Journal of Computer Applications in Archaeology</em>, <a href="https://osf.io/preprints/socarxiv/4nkxv/" rel="nofollow">preprint</a></li> <li><a href="https://github.com/saa-osig/badges-for-open-practices" rel="nofollow">Project documentation</a> to award <a href="https://cos.io/our-services/open-science-badges/" rel="nofollow">COS badges</a> for open science practices to SAA meeting presentations</li> <li><a href="https://docs.google.com/document/d/1g2OV2lGxg9EeADVpYURSSGKu8qpu7Agp13cqkNnADJs/edit" rel="nofollow">Motion to direct the SAA to require authors of research publications in SAA journals to share data openly on trustworthy public repositories </a> - a draft for consideration by the <a href="https://www.saa.org/quick-nav/about-saa/committees-and-task-forces" rel="nofollow">SAA Publications Committee</a></li> <li>Study of the archaeological ethics of open research practices by Marwick and Wang <a href="https://osf.io/preprints/socarxiv/s8z6u/" rel="nofollow">How to align disciplinary ideals with actual practices: Transparency and openness in archaeological science</a>, pre-print under review for the edited volume <em>Digital Heritage and Archaeology in Practice</em></li> <li>Study of data sharing and citation in archaeology by Marwick & Pilaar Birch, in <em>Advances in Archaeological Practice</em>: <a href="https://osf.io/preprints/socarxiv/py4hz/" rel="nofollow">preprint</a> and <a href="https://doi.org/10.1017/aap.2018.3" rel="nofollow">published paper</a></li> <li>Online edited volume <a href="https://benmarwick.github.io/How-To-Do-Archaeological-Science-Using-R/" rel="nofollow"><em>How To Do Archaeological Science Using R</em></a> with eight chapters of case studies, fully reproducible with code included.</li> <li>Group manifesto for the SAA Archaeological Record: "Open Science in Archaeology", <a href="https://osf.io/preprints/socarxiv/72n8g/" rel="nofollow">preprint</a> and published <a href="http://onlinedigeditions.com/publication/?i=440506#{%22issue_id%22:440506,%22page%22:10}" rel="nofollow">paper</a> in <a href="http://onlinedigeditions.com/publication/?i=440506#{%22issue_id%22:440506,%22page%22:10}" rel="nofollow"><em>The SAA Archaeological Record</em></a></li> <li><a href="https://osf.io/26tyj/" rel="nofollow">Proposal and petition for the establishment of the OSIG</a></li> <li><a href="https://osf.io/2dfhz/wiki/FAQ%20about%20sharing%20data%20and%20code" rel="nofollow">FAQ about sharing data and code</a></li> </ul> <h4>Logo</h4> <ul> <li>We have a simple heaxgonal logo that shows icons for text, code, data, version control and links, contained in a document. This reflects our ideal form of scholarly communication, where a journal article or book chapter contains links to data and version controlled code deposited in a trustworthy repository. </li> </ul> <p><img alt="enter image description here" src="https://cloud.githubusercontent.com/assets/1262179/23913198/692a6616-089f-11e7-89d4-0c357d92a16c.png"> </p>
OSF does not support the use of Internet Explorer. For optimal performance, please switch to another browser.
This website relies on cookies to help provide a better user experience. By clicking Accept or continuing to use the site, you agree. For more information, see our Privacy Policy and information on cookie use.

Start managing your projects on the OSF today.

Free and easy to use, the Open Science Framework supports the entire research lifecycle: planning, execution, reporting, archiving, and discovery.