Argues that the present publishing model is not infinitely sustainable in the emerging electronic environment. Publishers are seen as protectionist and displaying the classic Luddite approach to fundamental revolutions by erecting barriers against innovators and are then a hindrance to scholarly communication. While there is little doubt that publishers can and do add value to the scholarly communication process, it may be that a quite different breed of publishers will emerge.
|Number of pages||6|
|Publication status||Unpublished - 8 Jun 1995|
|Event||British Computer Society: Electronic Publishing Specialist Group - London, United Kingdom|
Duration: 8 Jun 1995 → …
|Workshop||British Computer Society: Electronic Publishing Specialist Group|
|Period||8/06/95 → …|
'This House Believes that the Present Generation of Publishers is Doomed' With Workshops on The Internet and Book and Journal Publishing.
- electronic publishing
- scholarly communication