Open source is more than what we find in a repository.

Open source is collaboration, communication, community, and more.

The Open Source Stories project celebrates this expanded view on what is counted and who represents open source by collecting narratives from creators, contributors, and consumers alike.

Our goal is to make the people of open source and their lived experiences more visible.

Recent Stories

Dawn Wages on being an ethical open source engineer

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Emma Irwin and open source maintainership

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Samson Goddy on the power of centering open source on community needs

Joe Beda on open source as a positive sum game

Josh Simmons and open source diplomacy

Aaron Patterson on open source game changers

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