ETH Library Lab - Incubator for Open Knowledge Ecosystems
ETH Library Lab strives to advance information infrastructure and services for science, research and education. By boosting related ideas, practices and strategies, the initiative contributes to future scientific work environments.
As a Neuroscientist and ETH Library Lab Innovator Fellow, I had the chance to combine two worlds: citizen science and information ecosystems. Bringing both together, I developed a digital toolkit and interdisciplinary collaborative framework for mental health and well-being. As a part of this project I also explored how to transform libraries into hubs for the meeting of knowledge, digital resources, and first-hand experiences. Concretely, I imagine scientists, mental health communities, and students coming together in libraries for open collaborative science. Let me explain why and how this could work.Read on