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 $500 million in grants to projects around the world.

Arcadia Fund 1 day ago

Academic publishers enjoy a 30-40% profit margin from work given to them for free. The documentary Paywall examines the business of scholarship and stresses the need for #openaccess to research. SPECIAL SCREENING with Q&A on 30 Jan @britishlibrary @RL_UK bit.ly/2FzDoTw

test Twitter Media - Academic publishers enjoy a 30-40% profit margin from work given to them for free. The documentary Paywall examines the business of scholarship and stresses the need for #openaccess to research. SPECIAL SCREENING with Q&A on 30 Jan @britishlibrary @RL_UK 
https://t.co/Xc0DSpd2yQ https://t.co/LicbYjFLFz
Arcadia Fund 1 week ago

Rising sea levels place the #Maldives at the front line of the devastating effects of #climatechange. The Maldives Heritage Survey @UniofOxford is creating a permanent #openaccess record of the islands' cultural heritage. Read more: bit.ly/2RbCiV0 @HeritageMV @EOS_SG

test Twitter Media - Rising sea levels place the #Maldives at the front line of the devastating effects of #climatechange. The Maldives Heritage Survey @UniofOxford is creating a permanent #openaccess record of the islands' cultural heritage. Read more: https://t.co/BzFZNXV9Zp
@HeritageMV @EOS_SG https://t.co/r2Pt2RH4h3
Arcadia Fund 2 weeks ago

For the first time in +20 years, published works will enter the public domain. The copyright of books, films, music & more from 1923 has now expired, making them free for anyone to use without permission or fee #PublicDomainDay #OpenAccess Read more: bit.ly/2TkxaL0

test Twitter Media - For the first time in +20 years, published works will enter the public domain. The copyright of books, films, music & more from 1923 has now expired, making them free for anyone to use without permission or fee #PublicDomainDay #OpenAccess Read more: https://t.co/q6wpUuFJoW https://t.co/E1G4tq7iOg
Arcadia Fund 2 weeks ago

Papua New Guinea has about 8 million people, but more than 800 languages. bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-… @BBC Through the Endangered Languages Programme @ELARarchive @SOAS, we supported the documentation of 42 of them eldp.net

test Twitter Media - Papua New Guinea has about 8 million people, but more than 800 languages. https://t.co/dJts7IBExV @BBC
Through the Endangered Languages Programme @ELARarchive @SOAS, we supported the documentation of 42 of them https://t.co/gvQbtGCfpd https://t.co/qW1pwkpa3c
Arcadia Fund 1 month ago

Delighted to support @WetlandsInt's work to protect migratory waterbirds' habitat in the Yellow Sea area - a critically important part of the East Asian – Australasian Flyway. Read more about our new grant bit.ly/2RUS4ju

test Twitter Media - Delighted to support @WetlandsInt's work to protect migratory waterbirds' habitat in the Yellow Sea area - a critically important part of the East Asian – Australasian Flyway. Read more about our new grant https://t.co/8zbIMyboub https://t.co/62nvTDtBcU
Arcadia Fund 1 month ago

Scanning ALL out-of-copyright Swedish newspapers (1645-1906) at the National Library of Sweden @kungbib @NatLibSwe @ra_arkivgatan9. 🇸🇪 Records will be #openaccess here: tidningar.kb.se Read more about the project: bit.ly/2zW4yjQ

test Twitter Media - Scanning ALL out-of-copyright Swedish newspapers (1645-1906) at the National Library of Sweden @kungbib @NatLibSwe @ra_arkivgatan9. 🇸🇪  Records will be #openaccess here: https://t.co/l5SXxhXWWX 

Read more about the project: https://t.co/PdqsahVFh3 https://t.co/5FYbNakFC7
Arcadia Fund 1 month ago

MENA heritage is of intentional importance, with millions of documented & undocumented archaeological sites, many at-risk. Happy to participate at #protectingthepast & discuss new approaches to heritage protection in the region @EAMENA123 @Global_Heritage protectingthepast.com/PtP2018/

test Twitter Media - MENA heritage is of intentional importance, with millions of documented & undocumented archaeological sites, many at-risk. Happy to participate at #protectingthepast & discuss new approaches to heritage protection in the region @EAMENA123 @Global_Heritage
https://t.co/v0ocLd5fNG https://t.co/5wVPIazquJ
Arcadia Fund 2 months ago

Our grantee @OA_Button says that if it's not shared, it's not science. But authors are prohibited from posting online the publisher's version of their work. A new tool will help them obtain the Authors Accepted Manuscript needed for legal self-archiving bit.ly/2DPhMBM

test Twitter Media - Our grantee @OA_Button says that if it's not shared, it's not science. But authors are prohibited from posting online the publisher's version of their work. A new tool will help them obtain the Authors Accepted Manuscript needed for legal self-archiving https://t.co/8CmCQxW4Tx https://t.co/PHqLzy6p42
Arcadia Fund 2 months ago

London Bridge, Cannon Street, Southwark and Millennium Bridge - first four bridges of the @IlluminatedRiv public art commission will light up in summer 2019!! bit.ly/2Qo36jv

test Twitter Media - London Bridge, Cannon Street, Southwark and Millennium Bridge - first four bridges of the @IlluminatedRiv public art commission will light up in summer 2019!!
https://t.co/4XRSlSnx5h https://t.co/C9mRCZGyLE
Arcadia Fund 2 months ago

Excited about our new partnership with @britishmuseum. The Endangered Material Knowledge Programme will join our three existing grants programmes - @ELARarchive, @bl_eap and @doc_voices - in documenting endangered culture around the world. twitter.com/EMKP_BM/status…

Arcadia Fund 2 months ago

Amazing offer, for unlimited time only, from our grantee @nypl! #NewYorkers #LoveLibraries #openaccess on.nypl.org/2TPyp5J

test Twitter Media - Amazing offer, for unlimited time only, from our grantee @nypl!
#NewYorkers #LoveLibraries #openaccess 

https://t.co/bD4Qkjxkrx https://t.co/EgZZ60x8OD
Arcadia Fund 2 months ago

Our grantee @impactstory talks about Get The Research - their new project that helps you find, read, and understand scholarly research on any topic #OpenAccess bit.ly/2FyPSfz Get The Research here: gettheresearch.org

test Twitter Media - Our grantee @impactstory talks about Get The Research - their new project that helps you find, read, and understand scholarly research on any topic #OpenAccess

https://t.co/wzxig7mgpe

Get The Research here: https://t.co/TXnKLUkFj2 https://t.co/eFMW3XRkK3