Archive for the 'Open Source' Category

New open-source scripts

Friday, June 17th, 2016

I wanted to go ahead and put out there some new scripts that I have recently developed. ┬áThese include: BagIt Validation Script For a given directory, this script validates all the “BagIt” bags in it, and send an email to a designated email address with the status of the bags. ┬áBagIt is a standard and […]

Review: Access to Knowledge in the Age of Intellectual Property

Sunday, April 10th, 2011

I reviewed the book, Access to Knowledge in the Age of Intellectual Property from Zone Books/MIT Press (2010). It appears here in the Teachers College Record. The review is below: Access to Knowledge in the Age on Intellectual Property is a collection of over 30 essays by an international body of scholars, lawyers, and activists, […]

Opening Up Education

Tuesday, December 9th, 2008

I recently completed a review on the book, Opening Up Education from the MIT Press. If interested, you can read the review in the Teachers College Record by clicking the link below: Cocicolo, A. (2008, December). Opening Up Education: The Collective Advancement of Education through Open Technology, Open Content, and Open Knowledge (review). Teachers College […]