Medium: How Elsevier plans to sabotage Open Access

Medium: How Elsevier plans to sabotage Open Access. “It was a long and difficult road to get the major publishing houses to open up to open access, but in the end the Dutch universities got their much awaited ‘gold deal’ for open access. A recently revealed contract between Elsevier and the Dutch research institutes lays bare the retardant tactics the publishing giant employs to stifle the growth of open access.”