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Open access refers to the practice of making peer-reviewed scholarly research and literature freely available online to anyone interested in reading it. Read our article collection or our What is open access? resource page to learn more.

Stencils hanging to dry

Indian contributors show the spirit of this year's Open Access Week theme, Open in Action, as they...
Rules for open licensing

Using open document formats could create a domino effect where more and more work is modified and...
Open science plant and blossom

The purpose of HardwareX is to help accelerate the distribution of low-cost high-quality open...
open source button on keyboard

A new journal aims to go beyond traditional scientific publishing by encompassing all outputs of...
Weekly news with teal radio beacon on the top of a mountatin

In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at community-oriented GPL...
Mouse, digital humanities

Welcome to the first installment of a monthly feature where we explore how open source software and...
Open access education written on a blackboard

Imagine a world where scientists and inventors had no access to the accomplishments of the...
Dinosaur skeleton "open up"

Thirty-eight new genera or species of dinosaur were announced in 2014, spanning everything from...