Open Access History
Discussion Leaders: Scholz and Stein
- Roy Rosenzweig, “Can History Be Open Source? Wikipedia and the Future of the Past,” The Journal of American History 93, no. 1 (June 1, 2006): 117–46, doi:10.2307/4486062.
- Dan Cohen & Roy Rosenzweig, “Chapter 7: Owning the Past?” Digital History (2006)
- Code of Best Practices for Fair Use in the Visual Arts (CAA)
- Peter Suber, “Open Access Overview”
- John Willinsky, The Access Principle: The Case for Open Access to Research and Scholarship (Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2006).
- Lawrence Lessig, Free Culture: How Big Media Uses Technology and the Law to Lock Down Culture and Control Creativity (New York: Penguin Press, 2004), 116-173.
- Dan Cohen, “Treading Water on Open Access” (September 25, 2012).
- Anderson, Rick. “Is a Rational Discussion of Open Access Possible? (Transcript).” presented at the Smithsonian Libraries, Future of Access Speaker Series, Washington, D.C., March 10, 2014. https://discussingoa.wordpress.com/
- Kingston, Adrian and Philip Edgar. “A review of a year of open access images at Te Papa.” MWA2015: Museums and the Web Asia 2015. Published August 15, 2015.
- Edit a Wikipedia page related to your work. Watch the history and edits for a week.
- Choose and implement a Creative Commons License for your blog and for your digital scholarship project.
- Write a blog post reflecting on the issues and questions associated with open access history.