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What are the scientific definitions of citizen science? How can citizen scientists be motivated and how can citizen science work in schools?

Nowadays a lot of literature on citizen science is available. The spectrum ranges from special citizen science issues of scientific journals to workshop reports from citizen science platforms and individual scientific publications. You will find a small selection on this page.

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Individual Publications

Overview of Citizen Science (inter)national

Citizen Science Guides



Fails in Citizen Science

Law & Data

Participation of Citizen Scientists

Schools & Learning


Edited Volumes

Journals and Compilations