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I'm concerned the IOE might be over paying for journals. Should I be?

Last Updated: Oct 08, 2015  |  13 Views
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Journal subscriptions are negotiated at a national level. We have little say over pricing but obviously lobby hard! We promote open access where possible ie. http://eprints.ioe.ac.uk/.

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  1. My question referred to this article, which suggests some universities over pay for journal access in the UK.
    http://www.theguardian.com/science/2014/jun/16/universities-get-poor-value-academic-journal-publishing-firms
    by Jude on Jun 17, 2014.

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