For additional resources like videos and reference papers on reproducibility, see the Further Reading and Additional Material sections.

What to Learn Next?

Open Research would be a good chapter to read next. If you want to start learning hands-on practices, we recommend reading the Version Control chapter next.

Further Reading

  • Baker, M. (2016). 1,500 scientists lift the lid on reproducibility. Nature, 533(7604), 452–454.

  • Barba, L. (2017): Barba-group Reproducibility Syllabus. figshare. Paper.

  • Piwowar, H. A., & Vision, T. J. (2013). Data reuse and the open data citation advantage. PeerJ, 1, e175.

  • Whitaker, Kirstie (2018): Barriers to reproducible research (and how to overcome them). figshare. Paper.

Additional Material


  • Markowetz, F. (2016). 5 selfish reasons to work reproducibly. Talk at scidata 2016.