Publishing

open source library tool

Understandably, software developers might wonder how a bunch of historians ended up shepherding an...

Whether the big media producers like it or not, digital technologies have made it easier than ever...
writing and publishing a book the open source way

If you shut people in a room for a week with seven other people with the same interests, they have...
publishing the open source way

I spent the past year writing The Librarian’s Guide to Academic Research in the Cloud , a book...

Astute readers will have noticed that we’ve begun publishing our "Open Voices" e B ooks in the ePub...
Crowdfunding

Last month, this site featured an article about the startup I work for, Unglue.it . Briefly, we...
How would you reboot American government?

In 2008, representatives of the Personal Democracy Forum sent dozens of writers, pundits,...
New Media Commons white paper examines future of transparency in peer review

The always-insightful Alex Reid has penned an essay " on the question of open peer review ," which...