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  • How We've Grown - May 2015 Drive

    Published: Mon 04 May 2015 12:39PM EDT Comments: 11

    A wiki. An academic journal. A fanworks archive. A legal team. These things don't seem, at first, to have much in common. But if you fit them all together, they start to form a single picture: the OTW.

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  • How Well Do You Know AO3? - May 2015 Drive

    Published: Sun 03 May 2015 12:16PM EDT Comments: 19

    The Archive of Our Own is a labor of love that has become an integral part of fannish life for many of us. But how much do you really know about AO3, its background and its inner workings?

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  • OTW By The Numbers - May 2015 Drive

    Published: Sat 02 May 2015 12:24PM EDT Comments: 36

    Every year, the OTW’s expenses increase. Watching the trends as we grow and change is always an adventure, and fitting the numbers into a budget can be as challenging as a round of Sudoku.

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