More institutions consider ending their ‘big deals’ with publishers | Inside Higher Ed

From Lindsay McKenzie writing for Inside Higher Ed:

An increasing number of universities are ending, or threatening to end, bundled journal subscriptions with major publishers. Florida State University recently announced plans to cancel its “big deal” with Elsevier, but it is far from the first university to do so. In recent years, there has been an uptick in the number of reports of libraries dropping their bundled journal deals with big publishers, which can cost upward of $1 million annually.

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