Letter from the Editors

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Edward Berger
Henry Martin
Dan Morgenstern
Evan Spring


The editors of the Journal of Jazz Studies explain their rationale for converting their print journal, the Annual Review of Jazz Studies, into a free, open-access, online publication. Open access makes the journal universally accessible, and offers other technological advantages. Unpaid scholarly work belongs in the public realm, and the open-access movement has made steady progress in the world of academia.

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Berger, E., Martin, H., Morgenstern, D., & Spring, E. (2011). Letter from the Editors. Journal of Jazz Studies, 7(1), 1–2. https://doi.org/10.14713/jjs.v7i1.1