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Defining and Measuring Success in Online Citizen Science: A Case Study of Zooniverse Projects

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Although current literature highlights a wide variety of potential citizen science project outcomes, no prior studies have systematically assessed performance against a comprehensive set of criteria. The study reported here is the first to propose a novel framework for assessing citizen science projects against multiple dimensions of success. The authors apply this framework to a sample of projects that form part of the online Zooniverse platform and position these projects against a success ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1109/MCSE.2015.65

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MPLS, Physics, Astrophysics
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Publisher:
IEEE Publisher's website
Journal:
Computing in Science and Engineering Journal website
Volume:
17
Issue:
4
Pages:
28-41
Publication date:
2015-01-01
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ISSN:
1521-9615
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uuid:5885ed3d-a5ea-4208-bbd2-48f9b12a2575
Source identifiers:
533899
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pubs:533899

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