Open Source Pedagogy, Research + Innovation (OSPRI)

Mission: Harness the power of open source principles and methodologies to design and scale open learning contexts for a more equitable and collaborative world.

OSPRI is transforming education for the 21st century. Guided by open source principles and methodologies like open knowledge and access to information, collaboration and community, transparency and meritocracy, inclusion and diversity, and iterative creation and adaptability, OSPRI is designing an open learning ecosystem for a more open world.

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Rubenstein Library 153
Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room

The Future of Ethical Tech 
Justin Sherman 
Co-Founder and Vice...

Monday, November 5, 7:30-9:00pm
Studio Theater, Rubenstein Arts Center
Duke University, 2020 Campus Drive
Durham, NC 27705

Free parking is available across the street in the Duke Gardens lot after 7 pm.

Paywall: The Business of Scholarship is a...


OSPRI and the Open Organization community at are seeking proposals for an article series focused on o​pen principles and methodologies in education​.

Open Source Pedagogy,...


An increasing number of instructors are using publishing as a pedagogical tool. From blog posts and Wikipedia entries to apps and open-source tools, instructors are encouraging students to make their work public and usable by others. This approach introduces opportunities for acquiring new...


Education Channel

Funding Opportunities

Open Source Innovation Grants

Supporting students who want to use the power of open source to create a better world.

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Research Assistantships

There are no open positions at this time. If you are interested in learning more about opportunities to work with us, please fill out our form.

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Duke University SSRI
Supported by Redhat
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OSPRI is jointly housed in Duke University’s Social Science Research Institute and Innovation and Entrepreneurship Initiative with generous support from Red Hat.

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