What the experts and stakeholders say:
The Crisis is Economic; The Conflict is Profitability Versus Readership
The controversy is over the price of scholarly journals, the barriers to access created by the ever-increasing prices and the extent to which scholarly information should be more-or-less freely available as a public good.
For additional information please contact Kimberly Douglas, University Librarian, at kdouglas AT library.caltech.edu.
Last updated: June 12, 2009 12:09