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Open Archaeology is first a concept or philosophy, with the 3 primary strands of open data, open standards and open source. More information can be found at the Open Archaeology homepage ( The philosophy has been around for some time; the software project started during 2006 by Oxford Archaeology (, and was moved to Launchpad in 2007.

The initial code contributions came from Oxford Archaeology as part of that organisation's commitment to the Open Archaeology philosophy; there are many more people and organisations interested in participating.