What drives and inhibits researchers to share and use open research data? A systematic literature review to analyze factors influencing open research data adoption

« Both sharing and using open research data have the revolutionary potentials for forwarding scientific advancement. Although previous research gives insight into researchers’ drivers and inhibitors for sharing and using open research data, both these drivers and inhibitors have not yet been integrated via a thematic analysis and a theoretical argument is lacking. This study’s purpose is to systematically review the literature on individual researchers’ drivers and inhibitors for sharing and using open research data. (…) »

Source > journals.plos.org, Anneke Zuiderwijk, Rhythima Shinde, Wei Jeng, 18 septembre 2020, PLoS ONE 15(9): e0239283. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0239283