[Oa-italia] subscription journals’ business VS Open Access

Iryna Solodovnik irysolo a gmail.com
Mer 29 Apr 2015 09:22:44 CEST

Apologies for cross-posting,
saluti alla lista

Dear all,

The Max Planck Digital Library has put forward a study on the
transformation of the subscription-driven system for scientific
publications to an Open Access model.

The study is investigating the question whether the previously used
subscription budgets would be sufficient to fund the Open Access
publication charges and thus bring about a complete transition of academic
publishing. The paper, entitled “Disrupting the subscription journal’s
business model for the necessary large-scale transformation to open
access”, concludes that such a transition would be possible at no extra

Press release:


Article “Disrupting the subscription journals’ business model for the
necessary large-scale transformation to open access”


Best regards,

Kai Geschuhn

Kai Karin Geschuhn

Max Planck Digital Library

Open Access & License Management

Amalienstraße 33 | 80799 München

Phone +49 (0) 89 38602 253

Fax +49 (0) 89 38602 290

geschuhn a mpdl.mpg.de



Iryna Solodovnik, PhD,

Archiving, Library and Librarianship (M-STO/08, Italy)

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