Can we transform scholarly communication with open source and community‐owned infrastructure? - McGonagle‐O’Connell - 2019 - Learned Publishing - Wiley Online Library

peter.suber's bookmarks 2019-01-27

Summary:

"Key points

 

  • Scholarly publishing is constrained by a technological infrastructure that is rigid, cumbersome, and weighed down by interoperability challenges – frustrating efforts to streamline and innovate.
  • Publishing is dominated by a few major players who control much of the scholarly record and its underlying infrastructure.
  • Collaborative publishing efforts offer huge potential for reducing cost and innovating more flexible workflows...."

Link:

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/leap.1215

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Tags:

oa.new oa.floss oa.infrastructure oa.platforms oa.academic_led oa.scholcomm oa.coko oa.interoperability oa.monopoly

Date tagged:

01/27/2019, 13:14

Date published:

01/27/2019, 09:35