Friday, May 24, 2019
Another walk away
LSU is just the latest of several U.S. institutions, including the University of California system, Temple University and Florida State University, to announce its intentions to end its business relationship with Elsevier in the last two years.
“For decades, LSU has subscribed to a package of some 1,800 electronic journal titles from Elsevier,” Stacia Haynie, LSU's provost, said in a statement Monday. But “dramatic increases” in subscription costs have made the deal unsustainable, she said...
Full story at https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2019/05/24/lsu-ends-elsevier-bundled-journal-subscription
We're waiting for Elsevier to sing a different tune: