Playing the (open) publishing game – Top Posts of 2015: Open Access

What does Academia_edu’s success mean for Open Access? The data-driven world of search engines and social networking With over 36 million visitors each month, the massive popularity of is uncontested. But posting on is far from being ethically and politically equivalent to using an institutional open access repository, argues Gary Hall.’s financial rationale rests on exploiting the data flows generated […]