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Good news for those of us without subscriptions to science publications

Discussion in 'Marine Science and Physiology' started by kelemvor, May 27, 2016.

  1. kelemvor

    kelemvor Big Fleshy Monster ScubaBoard Supporter

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    All European scientific articles to be freely accessible by 2020

    If only the USA would follow suit, the world would be a better place for us laymen who are interested to read the articles.
     
  2. DocVikingo

    DocVikingo Senior Member

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    Excellent news--I wish they were implementing it sooner.

    Thanks for the posting.

    Cheers,

    DocV
     
  3. drbill

    drbill The Lorax for the Kelp Forest Scuba Legend

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    Since we scientists rarely are paid for the papers we publish, I think they should be available to the general public for free
     
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  4. klausi

    klausi Marine Scientist

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    Sci-hub is not completely legal, but works wonders in making science democratic!
     
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    Rilelen Angel Fish

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  6. kelemvor

    kelemvor Big Fleshy Monster ScubaBoard Supporter

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    For @klausi is a jolly good fellow, for @klausi is a jolly good fellow, for @klausi is a @klausi is a jolly good fellow - which nobody can deny!
     

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