More expensive than science allows. University of Konstanz cancels license negotiations with scientific publisher Elsevier

« Due to the significant increase in the cost of services provided by the science publisher Elsevier in recent years, the University of Konstanz has decided not to continue its license agreement with the major publisher of scientific journals. Elsevier made the headlines already in 2012 because of its aggressive pricing when scientists internationally called for a boycott of this publishing house within the framework of the initiative « The Cost of Knowledge » (…) »

source >, 26 mars 2014