So proud of the UC today for telling Elsevier to shove it. What's the use in being the world's biggest university if we don't take the lead in fighting exploitation by publishers? Bravo, UC-Elsevier negotiating team. You did the right thing.
UC walking away from Elsevier negotiations. Regardless of differences on possible OA futures, gotta say how much we appreciate their courage and conviction in taking this huge step. UC PR: And further info:
Why UC cut ties with Elsevier: An open statement laying out what was in Elsevier's final offer, and why we wouldn't agree to it. #UCElsevier #UC #Elsevier #openaccess
What the University of California Faculty are saying about the current negotiations with Elsevier (most likely other big publishers as well) #openacess #openaccessheroes
Update from University of California's Office of Scholarly Communications on the negotiations with Elsevier: #OpenAccess
UC and Elsevier will continue good faith discussions through the month of January.
A public service announcement in light of Elsevier cutting off the University of California’s access to new scholarly articles: 1/6
Pretty ridiculous that I now officially cannot access 's Cell paper on ATAC-seq of mouse hematopoesis #immgencomp2019. Can someone please DM me a PDF?
Wow. "As a leader in the global movement toward open access to publicly funded research, the University of California is taking a firm stand by deciding not to renew its subscriptions with Elsevier." #OA
As a contrast, the UC system actually told Elsevier to get lost. CMU could have joined them. But they didn’t.
GRACE: of one month during January for access to Elsevier journals for University of California while negotiations continue
UC terminates subscriptions with Elsevier in push for open access to publicly funded research
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. has recently cut the giant 10 campus University of California off from access to its journal articles published in 2019, on account of their refusal to accept their extortionate subscription fees & conditions for open access. 3/