The BOAI Forum is a low-traffic moderated discussion list to discuss the global development of open access. It was launched on February 14, 2003.


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Forum postings are available at the Forum Archive, and may be read by non-subscribers. We thank the ECS Department of the University of Southampton for hosting the archive.

Forum Moderators

Peter Suber (February 14, 2003 – March 30, 2008) and Iryna Kuchma (March 31, 2008 – present).