Beware the Trojan Horse: Elsevier’s repository pilot and our vision for IRs & Open Access – IO: In The Open

lkfitz's bookmarks 2016-05-31


"As charged discussion around Elsevier’s purchase of SSRN continued in the past week, Elsevier and the University of Florida (UF) announced a pilot that links UF’s institutional repository with Elsevier’s platform."


"While proponents of this pilot suggest a number of potential benefits, at MIT Libraries our initial take is that this approach does not align with our vision for scholarly communications and open access."


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Date tagged:

05/31/2016, 16:47

Date published:

05/31/2016, 04:37