Category: open access

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.”

World Economic Forum (WEF) White Paper: Internet Fragmentation

by on January 31, 2016 6:14 pm
The World Economic Forum (WEF) has recently posted the white paper Internet Fragmentation: An Overview (January 2016) From the Executive Summary (page 3/6 of the PDF) of the document: …the Internet is in some danger of splintering or breaking up into loosely coupled islands of connectivity. A number of potentially troubling trends driven by technological… Read more World Economic Forum (WEF) White Paper: Internet Fragmentation

Wikipedia Celebrates Its 15th Anniversary

by on January 23, 2016 3:47 pm
15 amazing things since the idea of Wikipedia was launched to the world on January 15, 2001. Cross-posted at Legal Research Plus.