Elsevier Forces ISP to Block Access to Sci-Hub, ISP Blocks Elsevier as Well  

written by The Wire Staff. added about 1 year ago by @icyflame ARCHIVES

elsevier sci-hub copyright access    

Reed Elsevier has attempted to go the other way. In May, 2018 several German scientists resigned from the boards of different Elsevier journals as a last resort in the battle between Project DEAL and Elsevier. Project DEAL sought a nationwide licensing deal guaranteeing fair subscription fees and a conversion of all German-based publications to open access. In response, Elsevier – according to several open access advocates – tried to alter the definition of open access to suit its needs.

Cutouts is an open source application. Code licensed under the MIT license. Copyright 2018 Siddharth Kannan