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

Richard Littauer talks about birds, hats, and commitments

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Eriol Fox on open source design

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Dawn Wages on being an ethical open source engineer

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Emma Irwin and open source maintainership

Nicolas Steenhout explores the intersection of accessibility and open source

Elana Hashman on the evolution of open source

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

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