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The way to the GPL Society

Other successful Free Projects: Open Access

  • Free access to scientific information

    • Growing movement in the scientific communities

      More and more acceptance in the scientific communities

    • Based on Internet technology

    • Aligns well with scientific tradition of open flow of thoughts

    • Based on established methods of peer review

  • Produces useful products

  • At the forefront of the development of productive forces

    Science is a pre-condition for production with ever increasing importance

  • Free in the sense of (Doubly) Free Software

    • Freedom is pre-condition and result of the process
    • Unlimited externally and internally
  • Challenge: Counter movement to lock away scientific information

    E.g. patents


Open Access is a very interesting Free Project

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