An online repository of over 48,000,000 scientific academic papers and articles (sometimes called "The Pirate Bay" of academic papers)
Article describing Sci-Hub, an article sharing site created by Alexandra Elbakyan from Kazakhstan
Site organizing the boycott of Elsevier by many mathematicians (and other academics)
Article promoting increased openness in peer review, journal access, and data sharing.
The Harvard Library Office for Scholarly Communication (OSC) is pleased to announce the release of a comprehensive literature review on strategies for converting subscription journals to open access.
The consolidation of the scientific publishing industry has been the topic of much debate within and outside the scientific community, especially in relation to major publishers’ high profit margins.
5 companies publish more than 50 per cent of research papers, study finds