Outlook for Scholarly Publishing: "So Who's Got the Plan?"

Macdonald, Cameron
June 2008
Feliciter;2008, Vol. 54 Issue 3, p114
The article presents an overview of the challenges, changes and impact that digitization, open access (OA), and Web 2.0 scientific data integration system offered in the publishing and library industry worldwide. Due to the long-term impact of OA, various publishing firms worldwide, including Canada, develop an alternative approach to recover from cost crisis. Business experts suggest that, to overcome such challenge, government leaders should provide long-term funding solutions.


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