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Nature Publishing Group attempts immoral moral rights land grab

By Paul St John Mackintosh
April 3, 2014 // 1 Comment

The struggle between scientific publishers and the academic community over open access policies has taken a new and striking turn. Not only is the Nature Publishing Group, publisher of Nature, Scientific American, and other august and popular journals, attempting to induce authors who sign with it [...]

Duke University Press puts over 1600 books online

By Paul St John Mackintosh
January 29, 2014 // 0 Comments

Duke University Press has just announced a new online access site for its books and ebooks, “Offering more than 1,600 titles and powered by the Folio eBooks solution, the site is the new home for the e-Duke Books Scholarly Collection, available to libraries for [...]

10 Universities with Amazing Online Collections

By a TeleRead Contributor
December 13, 2012 // 0 Comments

It’s common knowledge that universities often hold amazing pieces in their library collections, from rare books to priceless works of art. Many are available for viewing simply by visiting the university, but many others are not available for public access, or visitors simply don’t have [...]

Duke University Libraries: eBook Strategy and Advocacy Model

By libertyc
May 22, 2012 // 0 Comments

Duke University Libraries: eBook Strategy and Advocacy Model: “Published August 2011 and Prepared by Duke University Libraries E-Book Strategy Committee. E-Book Advocacy Model Duke University Libraries E-Book Advocacy Model E-book Advocacy Statements PDF Version of Materials (10 pages) [...]

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