Open Science

Committed to Open Science, histHub strives to implement the Open Science principles in the best possible way.

Open Data
The authority files of histHub contain data on people, places, organizations and concepts. The data is accessible to all at any time. Since histHub obtains the data from different providers, different licenses are used. The corresponding licenses are noted directly in the records.

A programming interface (API) to the histHub data can be found here.


Open Source
The software developed by histHub is usually Open Source. The code and documentation can be found directly at the description of the tools on as well as here:


Additional information
histHub has a data management plan and takes the FAIR Data Principles and the Open Science Policy of the Schweizerische Akademie der Geistes- und Sozialwissenschaften into account.

See also: Disclaimer