The superficial distinction between non-profits and for-profits bears scrutiny. What are the true differences? Is either structure innately superior?
An interview with the President of the Council of Scientific Society Presidents, on the unintended and potentially damaging consequences of public and open access mandates and embargoes.
Follow the money in academic publishing, and you find ponds that resemble the larger lakes of academia in general. By mimicking endowment practices originating at large universities, are not-for-profits limiting their ability to grow?
The comments on a recent post revealed a litany of rhetoric that doesn’t quite match up with nuanced reality.
Dissemination may be necessary but not sufficient as an element of an information mission in today’s world.