SPARC Innovator: Michael Nielsen (SPARC) | Open Access News from the RSP team |

SPARC honors Michael Nielsen as innovator for bringing Open Science into the mainstream.


“There are many, many people who are doing this, as it should be,” says Nielsen, listing other thinkers in the field. “It’s not a concept that anybody owns. It goes back to the 17th century.” For real change to happen in the culture of science, he says, it will take more than one or a few people; it will take thousands working together.