Q. How does copyright affect my publisher?

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When you surrender your copyright you are also surrendering control of your work. You give up your scholarly output to publishers for free and the publisher, in turn, sells your intellectual property back to our institutions for increasingly unreasonable subscription rates. This business model has made science, technology and medicine (STM) publishing a highly profitable sector of the publishing industry

  • Last Updated Apr 25, 2016
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  • Answered By Donald Barclay

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