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