The power of citizen science

Citizen science is the involvement of the public in scientific research – whether community-driven research or global investigations. The Citizen Science Association unites expertise from educators, scientists, data managers, and others to power citizen science. Join us, and help speed innovation by sharing insights across disciplines.

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Editor-in-Chief opportunity open through 31 Dec 2022

UPDATE, 1 Nov 2022: application deadline extended until 31 Dec 2022 to enable full search committee participation. Position will begin in February/March 2023. CSA has an immediate opportunity for a highly […]

A static image of a dynamic metric showing a line graph of the journal's SJR ranking for 2021. A journal milestone, and what it means.

Many of you who have read, published in, or considered submitting to CSA’s journal, Citizen Science: Theory & Practice (CSTP) have been asking when the journal would be officially rated. We […]

Coming to Terms

The debate about terms for this field is complicated – but also over-simplified. It’s time to find a way forward.

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