The Corporation is organized exclusively for charitable educational purposes and for other charitable purposes, including but not limited to:
(a) To coordinate and promote the development, production, distribution, and use of
Free and Open Source Software useful for academic, archival, and research purposes,
including the software packages known as Zotero and Omeka (the “Software”).
(b) To make the Software available for free to the public to use, change, or distribute it
as Free and Open Source Software.
(c) To defend the right of the public to freely obtain, develop, and distribute the Software.
(d) To fund the corporation’s nonproﬁt activities in part by providing, for a fee, services
related to the Software, such as online hosting of data used in conjunction with the
(e) To promote the use and development of Free and Open Source Software and open
Board of Directors
Daniel J. Cohen
Miami University of Ohio
Sharon M. Leon
Michigan State University
Arizona State University
Joseph T. Scheinfeldt
University of Connecticut
George Mason University