We have come a long way from what started as a post-conference conversation in a bar in Marseille back in the summer of 2019, where the idea of creating a network for the OA books community was first discussed. The Open Access Books Network was formally launched in September and,Read More →

This page contains information about our events, including our boOkmArks series, our forthcoming talks and an archive of past events on our YouTube channel. All our events are free and open to anyone with an interest in open access books. Sign up to hear about forthcoming events via our MailingRead More →

Last week was the official launch of the Open Access Books Network. Held remotely (it’s 2020 after all) the event was attended by academics, open access advocates, librarians, scholarly communications professionals, publishers and policy-makers from all over Europe and beyond. The launch was a great opportunity for the founding membersRead More →