Librarians to create a free and open index to the world’s scholarly literature called ‘Knowledge For All’.

It began when an academic database proposed increasing the fee it charges the University of Prince Edward Island by 120%. The Chief Librarian canceled the subscription stating: “Even governments are starting to say, ‘Enough is enough,’ said Leggott. “The people have already paid for this research.” To read why the future of academic publishing lies in open source you can read more here.

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