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Scientific publishing is a rip-off. We fund the research – it should be free

TitleScientific publishing is a rip-off. We fund the research – it should be free
Publication TypeNewspaper Article
Year of Publication2018
AuthorsMonbiot, G.
PublisherThe Guardian
SectionOpinion: Peer review and scientific publishing
Frequencydaily
EditionThu 13 Sep 2018 06.00 BST
Date Published09/2018
Keywordsacademic publishing, business model, copyright infringement, monopoly, paywalls, pirated articles, research publishing system, Robert Maxwell, Sci Hub
Abstract

Those who take on the global industry that traps research behind paywalls are heroes, not thieves.

URLhttps://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/sep/13/scientific-publishing-rip-off-taxpayers-fund-research
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