Protecting endangered culture and nature

Publications

President's Report 2012
by Professor Don Randel

Reflections on philanthropy and higher education from President Emeritus of the University of Chicago and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Betting on Vetting
by Peter Baldwin

Evaluation, not publication, should be academe's new priority: an argument for an independent review institute.

Toward a New Alexandria
by Lisbet Rausing

Imagining the future of libraries: an argument for open access and proper archiving of the world's publications and data.

Academic Knowledge, Open Access and Democracy
by Fay Bound Alberti

An evidence-based case for open access.

Open access: useful resources
Including a bibliography of Arcadia's publications; works on the cost of academic publishing and the open access mandate in the United Kingdom; general publications on open access; and links to useful websites and open access organizations.

Mining the Secrets of College Syllabuses
By Anna Nowogrodzki

The creators of the Open Syllabus Project, funded by Arcadia, hope that sharing data can both improve and reward teaching. Published in Nature 539, 125–126 (03 November 2016)