Europæiske universiteter sender officiel klage til Margrethe Vestager | Videnskab.dk
peter.suber's bookmarks 2018-11-07
From Google's English: "Danish Universities have together with universities from all over Europe just sent a letter of formal notice to the European Commission. The complaint is addressed to Commissioner Margrethe Vestager.
It's about universities paying enormous amounts of money to a few publishers every year to access scientific articles that their own researchers have contributed to writing ...
... Which would answer if a farmer had to pay a high price for a carton of milk that he had milked from his own cows and delivered to the dairy company.
With the complaint, the universities now put their foot down to the monopoly-like conditions which, in their opinion, distort the market...."