“In a time when research is not always held as a priority in the public debate, open access has become researchers’ strongest asset to ensure knowledge exchange and promote diversified thinking.” – Professor Giovanna Fossati, University of Amsterdam and Chief Curator, EYE Filmmuseum, the Netherlands.

About the Author Jeroen Sondervan

Jeroen has over 10 years of experience working in scholarly publishing. After studying Media & Information Management at the Hogeschool van Amsterdam (HvA) and Media & Culture at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) he initially started as a book publisher. He has been a commissioning editor for Amsterdam University Press from 2007 until 2016. For over 8 years he has been working on open access journals and monographs, specifically in the fields of film and media studies. He is member of the Knowledge Exchange Open Access Group and editor of the national platform www.openaccess.nl. Twitter: @Jeroenson