What is OA and where is it going – in a conversation on video link with Caroline Sutton


  • Peter Suber
  • Caroline Sutton Co-Action Publishing




See a video of the conversation.

Author Biography

Peter Suber

Director of the Harvard Office for Scholarly Communication, Director of the Harvard Open Access Project, Faculty Fellow at the Berkman Center for Internet & Society, and Senior Researcher at the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition (SPARC). He is also a non-practicing lawyer. His academic background lies in philosophy, and he gave up his position as a tenured professor in 2003 in order to work full-time on open access. He was the principal drafter of the Budapest Open Access Initiative, sits on the boards of many groups devoted to open access and scholarly communication, and has been active in promoting open access for more than a decade through his research, speaking, and writing. His most recent book is Open Access (MIT Press 2012, bit.ly/oa-book).