May 27, 2022

Open Access: ACM Adopts Goal of “Opening” ACM Digital Library in Next Five Years

The announcement was made in a tweet (below) from ACM President, Cherri Pancake.

From April-June of this year, ACM provided open access to the ACM Digital Library.

See Also: “ACM, SIGCHI, and the Economics of Open Access Publishing” (Jan. 19, 2020)

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.