Amherst College

How not to make an archive accessible: The Emily Dickinson feud

By Paul St John Mackintosh
October 27, 2013 // 0 Comments

Normally, the release of an archive of autograph poem manuscripts online for free open access should be a matter for celebration, not consternation – especially when the poet in question published only a handful of poems in her lifetime and left almost her entire achievement in manuscript. [...]

Morning Roundup — Stories you may have missed

By Joanna Cabot
December 6, 2012 // 1 Comment

Why Copyright Shouldn’t be Considered Property and Why a Return to 1790 May be Desirable (Techdirt) Goodsreads Announces Winners of 2012 Goodreads Choice Awards (Goodreads) Amherst College Plans to be First All-Open-Access College Press (Digital Book World) Google and Amazon Launch New eBook [...]

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