Archive for October 10th, 2012

The Dramatic Growth of Open Access

Heather Morrison posts an update of her ongoing series on the dramatic growth of open access, pointing to the development of open access infrastructure (institutional repositories), a massive increase in the number of journals offering free access, and the million movies now available at the Internet Archive.

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October 10, 2012 1 comment Must Reads

ACTA: The Ethical Analysis of a Failure and Its Lessons

Luciano Floridi, the UNESCO Chair in Information and Computer Ethics at the University of Hertfordshire, has written a helpful analysis of the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement and its failure.

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October 10, 2012 2 comments Must Reads