Tag Archive: Science publishers

Feb 17 2012

ACS thanks authors and referees!

ACS has released this video just few days ago. I cannot help but ask myself if they are afraid of a similar reaction as the one against Elsevier (please read the previous post).

Feb 16 2012

Elsevier: Not welcome anymore?

If you visit thecostofknowledge.com, you will see that thousands of prominent scientists are now refusing to publish, referee or do editorial work in any Elsevier journal. The reason is that professors, who are payed by their institutions and not by the publishers, do all the authorship, refereeing and editorial work for the journals but when they …

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