Wikimedia Foundation adopts Open Access Policy to support free knowledge

You can read this announcement in the Wikimedia blog. Since March 18th 2015, the Wikimedia Foundation ensures that all research work produced with its support will be openly available to the public and reusable on Wikipedia and other Wikimedia sites, through the Open Access Policy. The policy sets guiding principles that govern future collaborations between researchers and the Foundation, and follows the Wikimedia’s mission to empower people around the world to participate in knowledge creation. There’s a set of frequently asked questions to provide guidance and best practices on the applicability of the policy.

 

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