Should library patrons be concerned about how Elsevier uses ThreatMetrix and how it tracks users? It’s complicated.
The value of the big deal has declined. Will libraries drive down its price — or help publishers prop up its value?
In the shift beyond content licensing and towards supporting researcher workflow, Elsevier has few competitors. A key question is whether Digital Science and SpringerNature should be understood strategically as one company, or two. Who owns Digital Science?