SPARC, the Scholarly Publishing and Research Coalition, supports a number of OA related information and discussion areas online. These opportunities are collected on the “Join SPARC online” site and include, among others:
SPARC Author Rights Discussion Forum, moderated by Kevin Smith, Duke’s Scholarly Communications Officer, an email listserv for those with an interest in responsible copyright management.
SPARC Open Access Newsletter, a monthly newsletter authored by Peter Suber with news and analysis of the open access movement.
SPARC Open Access Forum, a discussion forum, moderated by Stacie Lemick, that accompanies the newsletter.
Global Open Access List (GOAL): Moderator: Stevan Harnad http://mailman.ecs.soton.ac.uk/mailman/listinfo/goal