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Friday, February 20, 2004

More on the OA threat to Elsevier

Russell Hotten, Reed Elsevier wards off threats as scientists keep publishing, Times Online, February 20, 2004. Excerpt: "The latest threat to Reed Elsevier comes in the form of 'open access' publishing where scientists or institutions pay for their own publication and make it freely available. If everyone did that Reed Elsevier would have a large hole in its business."