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Amyluv's bookmarks 2017-12-14


"University research is generally funded from the public purse. The results, however, are published in peer-reviewed academic journals, many of which charge subscription fees.

I had to use freedom of information laws to determine how much universities in New Zealand spend on journal subscriptions to give researchers and students access to the latest research - and I found they paid almost US$15 million last year to just four publishers."



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Open Access Tracking Project (OATP) ยป Amyluv's bookmarks


oa.new oa.funders.public oa.universities oa.prices oa.economics_of oa.funding oa.libraries oa.journals oa.paywalls oa.embargoes oa.publishers oa.funders oa.hei

Date tagged:

12/14/2017, 16:03

Date published:

12/14/2017, 11:03