5 Decentering Western Scholarly Publishing

For a healthy publishing ecosystem, the Western Scholarly Publishing model should not be the dominant model – in fact, bibliodiversity argues there should be no dominant model. Rather, different models should exist side by side with equal recognition and space. Use this last chapter to reflect on bibliodiversity and what a bibliodiverse future in publishing might look like.

  • What was the most surprising thing you learned from this OER?
  • What is one concrete action you plan to take after you complete this OER?

Shearer, K. and Becerril-GarcĂ­a, A. (2021). Decolonizing Scholarly Communications through Bibliodiversity. https://doi.org10.5281/zenodo.4423997


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