Jisc Collections and Elsevier agreement: questions and answers

« On behalf of UK institutions, Jisc Collections has signed an agreement with Elsevier, covering access to research publications. The five-year, opt-in agreement offers subscription access to around 2,116 journals on Elsevier’s ScienceDirect online platform.

The agreement comes as a result of over 18 months of considerable consultation across the 160 participating institutions (and the bodies that represent them). The agreement has raised several questions, so here are some answers to the more common ones. (…) »