Pierre Mounier

Pierre Mounier is deputy director of OpenEdition, a comprehensive infrastructure based in France for open access publication and communication in the humanities and social sciences. OpenEdition offers several platforms for journals, scientific announcements, academic blogs, and, finally, books, in different languages and from different countries. Pierre has published several books about the social and political impact of ICT (Les Maîtres du Réseau, les enjeux politiques d’Internet 2001), digital publishing (L’Edition électronique, with Marin Dacos, 2010) and digital humanities (Read/Write Book 2, Une introduction aux humanités numériques, 2012, Les Humanités numériques, une histoire critique, 2018). As deputy director of OpenEdition, Pierre Mounier’s work mainly revolves around the development of an internationalisation strategy for the infrastructure, in particular by establishing partnerships with platforms and institutions in Europe and elsewhere. Pierre Mounier coordinates the development of OPERAS, a European infrastructure dedicated to open scholarly communication in SSH, gathering 40 partners from 16 countries. He is also co-director of the Directory of Open Access Books.


Paris, France



EHESS, OpenEdition, OPERAS



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