Scholarly Communication in the Twenty-first Century: A Changing Landscape
Publication Date: January 2009
Series: AJS Perspectives: The Newsletter of the Association for Jewish Studies, Spring 2009, pp.36-39.
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Internet; Law; Higher Education; Judaic Studies
The author explores problems of ownership and access to information resulting from the rapid rise in prices of e-journal and e-book subscriptions, and the restrictions imposed by their accompanying licensing practices, as well as uncertainty and confusion in matters of intellectual property, copyright and fair use issues.