publications and resources

We have written a book reporting the findings of our research. Open Access in Theory and Practice: The Theory-Practice Relationship and Openness will be published by Routledge in July 2020 as part of their Critical Studies on Open Access series. The book will be available online and open access.

We have also presented preliminary results at the following conferences:

Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) Annual Meeting:

Wakeling, S., Pinfield, S., Bawden, D., & Robinson, L. (2019). The use of theory in research relating to open access: Practitioner perspectives. Proceedings of the ASIS&T Annual Meeting. 19-23 October 2019, Melbourne, Australia. https://doi.org/10.1002/pra2.177

Research Applications in Information and Library Studies (RAILS) conference :

Wakeling, S., Pinfield, S., Bawden, D., & Robinson, L. (2019). How theory has been used in research into Open Access: An analysis of the literature. RAILS, 28-29 October 2019, Canberra, Australia. https://railsconference.files.wordpress.com/2019/10/rails-program-final_25oct.pdf

Conceptions of Library and Information Science (CoLIS) conference:

Pinfield, S., Wakeling, S., Bawden, D., & Robinson, L. (2019) . Open access in theory and practice (panel session). CoLIS 10, 16-19 June 2019, Ljubljana, Slovenia. http://oddelki.ff.uni-lj.si/biblio/colis/docs/Program.pdf

Open Access in Theory and Practice