Living Knowledge: The International Science Shop Network

TitleLiving Knowledge: The International Science Shop Network
Publication TypeWeb Article
Year of PublicationSubmitted
Access Year2009
Access DateNovember 30, 2009
PublisherUtrecht University

This is the website of the International Science Shop Network. Science shops are organisations created as mediators between citizen groups (trade unions, pressure groups, non-profit organisations, social groups, environmentalists, consumers, residents association etc.) and research institutions (universities, independent research facilities). A science shop provides independent, participatory research support in response to concerns experienced by civil society. The Living Knowledge Network also publishes a journal called Living Knowledge: International Journal of Community Based Research.The website includes reports and other publications as well as a science shop toolkit.