Category: open access

Upcoming Program/Panel Discussion of Interest: "What Happens When Laws Become Open Data?"...

by on May 20, 2016 10:41 am
…on Tue-24-May-2016 — at 09:00-10:30 EDT, at 1101 K Street NW, Suite 610, Washington, D.C., 20005 — by the non-profit, non-partisan, Washington DC-based Center for Data Innovation. Please see here.

Post of Interest: "Working Toward Universal Transparency"

by on May 14, 2016 1:19 pm
Working Toward Universal Transparency   Posted On May 10, 2016 by Nancy K. Herther Some excerpts of note: … Research is providing insights on the [multiple beneficial] impacts that transparency can have. … In the area of open data, research is finding that ‘government and public entities are sharing data on the Internet at an… Read more Post of Interest: "Working Toward Universal Transparency"

New Title on Open Access -- "Knowledge Unbound: Selected Writings on Open Access"

by on April 16, 2016 12:31 pm
Please see: Suber, Peter. Knowledge Unbound: Selected Writings on Open Access,    2002-2011  Cambridge, MA : The MIT Press,    2016 (https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/knowledge-unbound) “…Suber makes the case for open access to research; answers common questions, objections, and misunderstandings; analyzes policy issues; and documents the growth and evolution of open access during its most critical early decade.”