Wise Words with Eric Hellman

Founder of the open access book site,, Eric Hellman gained a Ph.D from Stanford University before working as a Library Technologist at a company called Openly Informatics, which seeks to encourage academics, researchers and other sector professionals to share their knowledge in one database. Taking his passion for open access to knowledge, he went on to form in May of this year, having experienced the frustrations of digital licensing limits firsthand through his library work.