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Open Access and Scholarly Communication: Additional Information

Adelphi Resources on Open Access

Peter Suber is one of the leading authorities on Open Access. He is the Director of the Harvard Open Access Project, a senior researcher at SPARC (Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition), and a Fellow at Harvard's Berkman Center and Office for Scholarly Communication.

His bibliography "Writings on Open Access"  includes articles he has written for the SPARC Open Access Newsletter & Free Online Scholarship (FOS) Newsletter.

Web Sites

Budapest Open Access Initiative:The Budapest Open Access Initiative is an international effort to promote Open Access publishing online.

Open Access Overview: A brief overview of open access from Peter Suber.

OASIS (Open Access Scholarly Information Sourcebook):  Steps for implementing Open Access for researchers, librarians, publishers, administrators, students and the public.
Open Access Week:  A website with resources for celebrating Open Access week every October.
SPARC (Scholarly Publishing & Academic Resources Coalition) Open Access: Resources from SPARC about Open Access. SPARC is a global coalition committed to making open access the default for research and education.
What is Open Access?: An article by Charles W. Bailey, Jr. for
YALE online research guide