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Open Access Directory’s List of Blogs: Wikidata Ingest

[N.B. Views are my own, not in any way officially representative of Harvard. This blog began when I worked for Harvard until mid-October 2019, and to date I still have access to the account, even though I am no longer affiliated.]   Simmons University in the U.S. hosts the Open Access Directory, a community-maintained wiki […]

Anniversaries of Open Access Policies

[N.B. Views are my own, not in any way officially representative of Harvard.]   A dynamic list of more than 650 open access polices and their dates of adoption can be found in Wikidata: https://w.wiki/8DF. The list contains many facts first collected in the UK-based Registry of Open Access Repositories Mandates and Policies (ROARMAP). Czech […]

Update: Open-Access Society Publishers in Wikidata

[N.B. Views are my own, not in any way officially representative of Harvard.]   As described in my post of 6 September 2019, I am working on adding SOAR Catalog¬†references to Wikidata. Here is an ongoing list¬†as of 11 September 2019. It will be revised in the near future.  

Open-Access Society Publishers in Wikidata

[N.B. Views are my own, not in any way officially representative of Harvard.]   In September 2013 Caroline Sutton, Peter Suber, and Amanda Page launched a third edition of the Society Open Access Research (SOAR) Catalog. As of 2019 it exists online as a continuously updated Google spreadsheet. Recently I chatted with the catalog’s editors […]