We will do all we can to make sure that the relationship that you have with The Open University is a positive one.
We will do all we can to treat you as an individual, whether you are contacting to give us some good news or to raise a problem. Please also be assured that we will not share, sell or give your details to anyone.
We identify with the use of AI for the public good. We carry out research to empower the next generation of researchers to be able to more effectively access, understand, interpret and build on open knowledge and to do so in line with the principles of open science.
More specifically, we:
apply AI to improve ways in which research is conducted;
develop novel technologies enabling systematic analysis of research data and literature;
create services to improve access to scientific information for all;
do research on research;
support the transition to and raise awareness of the benefits of open research;
work with companies to help them derive value from research data and scientific information in areas as diverse as analysing trends, detecting misinformation and plagiarism detection.