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OER and Scholarly Communication: Major Organizations

A general guide to open educational resources.

Selected Organizations

SPARC (Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition) Describes itself as a global coalition hich seeks to make democratize access to knowledge by sharing of resources.

SPARC Europe

Creative Commons

OER Commons

Lumen Learning Providing OER educational materials. Their services are fee-based.

Center for Open Science Major advocate for open science. Provides preprints. Its blog is useful to follow for recent developments.


 Impactstory  Nonprofit dedicated to making scholarly research more open, accessible, and reusable. We create and support free services including Unpaywall, Unpaywall Data, Impactstory Profiles, and Depsy.




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