Institute for the Future of the Book: Wikimonographs

July 28, 2006

The Institute for the Future of the Book announced last week the development of MediaCommons, a scholarly network for the collaborative production of electronic texts. This news has generated a real buzz around the web:

Book 2.0: Scholars Turn Monographs Into Digital Conversations (Chronicle of Higher Education)

Conversational Scholarship (Colloquy on the Chronicle’s Website)

Peer-to-Peer Review (ACRLog)

Breaking Paper’s Stranglehold on the Academy (Ars Technica)

MediaCommons (History News Network’s Cliopatra Blog)

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