Thinking Digitally – Reflections on Open Access

This paper, very simply, defines open access and explores how libraries, special libraries in particular, are working to overcome the challenges that it presents. Most working librarians I talk to enjoy the concept of open access, and what it means for future libraries. This piece examines both the positives and negatives, as well as who is affected by the transition to open access materials, from traditional resources.


Thinking Digitally: How special libraries are working to overcome the challenges of open access.