May 17, 2022

New From JISC: “OA Monographs Discovery in the Library Supply Chain: Draft Report and Recommendations”

From a JISC Blog Post by Graham Stone, Senior Research Manager, Jisc Collections.:

In order to take the recommendations from the [2017] Jisc report forward, a community workshop was held in July 2018 to surface issues with key stakeholders for the following problem statement:

OA publishers have difficulty accessing the channels that library acquisition departments use to buy print and e-book content.

Direct to Complete Post (about 3000 words) 

on a Related Note…Two New Briefing Papers from JISC:

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