Knowledge Unlatched: A Global Library Consortium Model for Funding Open Access Scholarly Books, Full Report on the Proof of Concept Pilot 2014 | Lucy Montgomery et al. | Cultural Science Journal, Vol 7, No. 2, 2014, 1-66.
Access to the knowledge and ideas contained in book-length academic publications is being limited by high cover prices, analogue formats and the persistence of business models that depend on closed licensing. New approaches to supporting scholarly communication are needed.