In another huge win for science, Swedish universities have cancelled all of their Elsevier subscriptions, saving €13.3 million a year (almost as much as the Elsevier CEO makes) #openaccess
Las universidades suecas se plantan: Aburridos de pagar por publicar y por el abusivo precio del open access. Anulan suscripción a
Hooray! Sweden cancels agreement with Elsevier, as part of the move towards open access. Govt paid 12 million euros last year to buy back access to texts that researchers gave the publisher for free or against a fee.
Sweden stands up for open access – cancels agreement with Elsevier. "Large science publisher Elsevier does not meet the requirements of Swedish universities and research institutes"
Sweden stands up for open access – cancels agreement with Elsevier #openaccess
Sweden stands up for open access – cancels agreement with Elsevier. Large science publisher Elsevier does not meet the requirements of Swedish universities and research institutes 🇸🇪❤️🇸🇪❤️
The result of the Swedish negotiations for #openaccess Cancelling big deal agreement with Elsevier due to not enough openness and increasing costs.
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Oh, is there a domino-effect on the horizon for scholarly publishers? "Sweden stands up for #openaccess – cancels agreement with Elsevier" #oa
Big news in academic libraryland: Sweden breaks up with Elsevier, citing publisher's high profit margins
Germany, France, Sweden <—> Elsevier, Springer... - it is getting serious now. #bigdealcancellations #openaccess
"Elsevier has not been able to present a model that meets the demands of the Bibsam Consortium and the current agreement will not be renewed after 30th of June"
Más madera hacia la #OpenScience: Hoy Suecia cancela su acuerdo con Elsevier pq no cumple los requisitos del país de "OA inmediato"...
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Huge news for academic publishing: Sweden breaks up with Elsevier, citing publisher's high profit margins.
Zweden zeggen op 30 juni contract met mega-uitgever Elsevier op omdat die niet voldoende meewerkt aan open access. Toch eens navragen of Nederland niet wat hardhandiger moet onderhandelen. Dit schreef ik in december.
Sweden & Germany will not have access to journals anymore because Elsevier is not willing to offer a fair deal incl. #openaccess. But both countries offer alternative ways of access.
interesting to have real figures here to have an idea of volume and proportion
Sweden is the next European country to cancel its agreement with Elsevier in dispute over open access publishing.
February: "The Loon additionally suspects, based purely on her Twitter notifications, that Sweden may be slipping a card or two up its sleeve.” May: Score one for the Loon’s Twitter mentions?
Big news! Sweden stands up for open access – cancels agreement with Elsevier #OpenAccess
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Sweden not sticking with the status quo – cancels agreement with Elsevier . @2017Kaw100 is also one of four big supporters of : #openaccess
Sweden stands up for open access – cancels agreement with Elsevier
Sweden stands up for open access – cancels agreement with Elsevier
Sweden stands up for Open Access – cancels agreement with Elsevier #OA
Sweden's Bibsam Consortium cancels its Elsevier big deal: #openaccess #oa
Sweden stands up for #openaccess – cancels national Elsevier agreement #muraludg
Sweden stands up for open access – cancels agreement with Elsevier. Large science publisher Elsevier does not meet the requirements of Swedish universities and research institutes
Sweden stands up for open access – cancels agreement with Elsevier #OpenAccess
A bold relevant move from Swedish universities supporting #openaccess. Will many other countries follow the boycott?
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Sweden stands up for #openaccess! Are you also fed up with the corporate world of scholarly #publishing? Be part of the future & submit your paper to our #diamondopenaccess journal! #freethescience 💎🌋
well done #openaccess #openedsig standing up to the need for a fairer system for knowledge sharing
It leads to a form where you can send a complaint to national library of sweden, with elsevier as a proxy which can use your complaint in any way they want. National library's view:
Another one bites the dust - Sweden cancels #Elsevier big deal #scholcomm #bigdealcancellations #openaccess
Sverige sier opp avtalen med Elsevier
I hope you've seen today's news too: Sweden have cancelled their Elsevier subscriptions!
Hear hear! #openaccess Tack Sverige
Sweden stands up for open access – cancels agreement with Elsevier
The whole point of research is to enhance our understanding. Accordingly, it must be #openaccess - says the Swedish Government. So Elsevier's contract has been revoked. Can we follow suit?
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As of 30 June, Swedish universities are boycotting journals for failing to meet #openaccess standards. I’m taking this up in my own submissions & review service too. Academic publishing model needs to change.