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  • Where You Can Find Us

    Published: Mon 28 Nov 2022 03:58PM UTC Comments: 20

    As many readers know, Twitter has been undergoing changes which are destabilizing the platform, and there have been reports of frustrating user experiences as services are reduced. This is leading some individuals and organizations to explore other social media options.


  • The OTW's 2021 Annual Report Is Now Available

    Published: Wed 23 Nov 2022 04:13PM UTC Comments: 5

    We are pleased to publish the OTW's 2021 Annual Report, available in PDF or html formats. The report provides a letter from our Board of Directors, a summary of our activities during the past financial and calendar year, and our financial statements for 2021. Some highlights from 2021 include Fanlore's one millionth edit, Transformative Works and Cultures' new editor team, and comment freezing deployed on AO3 works and news posts.


  • The LeBeau Library is Moving to the AO3

    Published: Fri 18 Nov 2022 02:51PM UTC Comments: 50

    The LeBeau Library of the Gambit Guild forum, an X-Men fanfiction archive focusing on the character Remy LeBeau or "Gambit", is being imported to the Archive of Our Own (AO3).