Open Access

Journey Toward Open Access

I seriously encountered the question of open access knowledge in 2006 while teaching a graduate course. As my course was focused on the postcolonial novel, all students were required to give a country presentation about their assigned novel. During these presentations some of my students used Wikipedia as one of their sources. At the end…

Introducing Journal Submission Platform

As OAW grows as an OJS hosting platform, we are constantly thinking of offering new services to journal publishers. As editors of online and print journals, we understand the importance of merging modern publishing technologies with traditional modes of publication: We have now created a hosting package that does just that. If you edit or…

Open Access Overview, By Peter Suber

Open Access OverviewFocusing on open access to peer-reviewed research articles and their preprintsThis is an introduction to open access (OA) for those who are new to the concept. I hope it’s short enough to read, long enough to be useful, and organized to let you skip around and dive into detail only where you want…