Andromeda Yelton

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Hulu, patron-driven article acquisition, academic samizdat; economic speculation

October 14th, 2010 · Comments Off · Uncategorized

I’ve been speculating on what the academic publishing world would look like with a pay-per-article model. I wonder if we’re headed that way; cf. Eric Hellman’s thoughts on patron-driven acquisition; ebrary’s announcement of a patron-driven acquisition model for ebooks. And our remix culture is heading in that direction, anyway. We don’t consume journals or anthologies [...]

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