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OpenScholar Newly Adopted at New Higher Ed Institutions

April 17, 2019

BOSTON, April 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- OpenScholar LLC, the creators of the OpenScholar website-building platform, is pleased to announce its continued expansion and partnership with three additional top tier higher education institutions.

OpenScholar was first developed, specifically for universities and organizations, at Harvard University in 2009 to provide a drag and drop DIY turnkey academic website solution. In 2017, the OpenScholar team lifted out of Harvard University and now offers the software platform coupled with services, which include hosting, training & support, to other institutions.... Read more about OpenScholar Newly Adopted at New Higher Ed Institutions

harvard gazette

OpenScholar forms startup

January 12, 2018
OpenScholar has enabled Harvard scholars, academic and administrative departments, centers, and projects to create and maintain high-quality websites without programming knowledge or the steep costs associated with outside web development firms.
campus technlogy

8 Lessons Learned From Open Source Development

January 12, 2018
When Harvard kicked off OpenScholar six years ago, little did it realize the impact the website creation project would have on the university — and the academic world at large.
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OpenScholar Expands to Serve Every University and Lifts Out of Harvard

January 9, 2018

After 8 years of development, founding team says Ivy League website building software can now empower every university's online brand.

OpenScholar, an open source, website-publishing solution for higher education, today announced it has lifted out of Harvard University and is now a private company, OpenScholar LLC http://theopenscholar.com/home

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harvard gazette

OpenScholar: A Harvard invention

September 12, 2016
In the past few years, more than 13,000 Harvard faculty, students, and staff, individually or in groups, have created more than 6,500 websites on Harvard’s OpenScholar platform, a free, open-source software project based on technology invented and developed at Harvard’s Institute for Quantitative Social Science (IQSS).