Why We Should Expand Our OER Advocacy to Commercial Publishers
Iterating Toward Openness
NOVEMBER 18, 2019
Effective Advocacy. In describing her coining of the phrase “open source software” in 1998, Christine Peterson wrote : The introduction of the term “open source software” was a deliberate effort to make this field of endeavor more understandable to newcomers and to business, which was viewed as necessary to its spread to a broader community of users. Christine and others who advocated for the new phrase “open source software” were prescient in doing so.