Founded by lisbet rausing and peter baldwin, arcadia supports charities and scholarly institutions to preserve cultural heritage, protect the environment, and promote open access. Since 2002, we have awarded more than $678 million in grants to projects around the world.

Arcadia Fund 1 day ago

Reducing the likelihood of further zoonotic threats may require “a complete overhaul of wildlife trade policy and law” – read our grantee @TRAFFIC_WLTrade’s perspective on the pandemic and #IllegalWildlifeTrade #COVID19 twitter.com/TRAFFIC_WLTrad…

Arcadia Fund 2 days ago

After Henry II killed “turbulent priest” Thomas Becket in 1170, his apology to the Pope was to build monasteries. Newly published results by the Historical Ice Core project @HarvardSoHP show that pollution levels in an alpine glacier reflect such events. bbc.co.uk/news/science-e…

Arcadia Fund 3 days ago

Our grantees @FaunaFloraInt & @DeepSeaConserve & many others are calling for a moratorium on #DeepSeaMining.Now @UKGOV has agreed not to issue any exploitation licences for mining projects until there is sufficient scientific evidence on impacts to ecosystems. twitter.com/FaunaFloraInt/…

Arcadia Fund 3 days ago

Other collections should follow @internetarchive's lead. Unlock the gates. twitter.com/NewYorker/stat…

Arcadia Fund 6 days ago

Publishers are helping scientists work together to combat #COVID19 by embracing #openaccess & unlocking potentially life-saving medical knowledge. This should be the norm, not the exception, for all research eff.org/deeplinks/2020… via @EFF

test Twitter Media - Publishers are helping scientists work together to combat #COVID19 by embracing #openaccess & unlocking potentially life-saving medical knowledge. This should be the norm, not the exception, for all research https://t.co/xZpXaKAT54 via @EFF https://t.co/g3dC2oRGgt
Arcadia Fund 1 week ago

"This crisis, unprecedented in our lifetimes, affects us all. It is important that we support each other and help each other through... Protecting your own health, and the health of those most at risk, must be your priority" arcadiafund.org.uk/a-message-from…

Arcadia Fund 1 week ago

“This was our dream for the original Internet coming to life: the Library at everyone’s fingertips”@brewster_kahle As physical libraries shut down, digital libraries are lending even more widely to support teaching, research & intellectual needs. Bravo @internetarchive! twitter.com/internetarchiv…

Arcadia Fund 3 weeks ago

Excited and looking forward to welcoming you to the team @sdjchaplin! twitter.com/sdjchaplin/sta…

Arcadia Fund 3 weeks ago

A wonderful opportunity to join us this summer as our #openaccess intern!🌞 The deadline for applications is Friday 13 March at 12 noon. twitter.com/ArcadiaFund/st…

Arcadia Fund 4 weeks ago

The Directory of Open Access Books @DOABooks is making it easier to find free scholarly books online doabooks.org. It lists more than 27,500 academic peer-reviewed books from a range of subjects – from environmental sciences to performing arts #openaccess #WorldBookDay

test Twitter Media - The Directory of Open Access Books @DOABooks is making it easier to find free scholarly books online https://t.co/dhQdYACjDr. It lists more than 27,500 academic peer-reviewed books from a range of subjects – from environmental sciences to performing arts #openaccess #WorldBookDay https://t.co/GZCZrAsaxe
Arcadia Fund 4 weeks ago

Love reading? Did you know you can legally access some books online for FREE? Check out @internetarchive’s collection of more than 4 million titles 📚🔓archive.org/details/books #WorldBookDay #OpenAccessPhoto: flickr.com/photos/jeremyb…

test Twitter Media - Love reading? Did you know you can legally access some books online for FREE? Check out @internetarchive’s collection of more than 4 million titles 📚🔓https://t.co/uz1NADMezr
#WorldBookDay #OpenAccessPhoto: https://t.co/Z55N5VQGg2 https://t.co/CslwCn5f6g
Arcadia Fund 4 weeks ago

The Nature Map Explorer, developed with our grantee @kewgardens, shows areas of significance for conservation. You can sign up to give your feedback: explorer.naturemap.earth For more news on areas relating to our work, subscribe to our monthly digest mailchi.mp/0bc1409a43e9/a…

test Twitter Media - The Nature Map Explorer, developed with our grantee @kewgardens, shows areas of significance for conservation. You can sign up to give your feedback: https://t.co/rktXGHdUCm
For more news on areas relating to our work, subscribe to our monthly digest https://t.co/yXRQIpPBSz https://t.co/IMAWzGKvdy