How do you employ open access technologies in building community archives? What principles do you take to consideration when building accessible resources for communities, including for those with disabilities? Hazine is seeking 4 pieces on the open access movement concerning archives and resources from or pertaining to the Maghreb, Mashriq, East Africa, West Africa, Southern Africa, South Asia, Southeast Asia, Turkey, or Iran. If you’re a researcher, an archivist, a librarian, an artist, an editor or any other interested party, tell us how open access policies have affected you and your work. What technologies have you used to build open access materials? What is the role of social media in the open access movement? What are the limitations of open access?
Send pitches to hazineblog[at]gmail.com by May 15th, 2021. Pitches should be no longer than 300 words and should be accompanied by a few sentences telling us who you are, along with links to any published writing (if applicable).
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