The Twitter account @FakeElsevier: fighting against high costs of journals

The Twitter account @FakeElsevier informs about initiative worldwide against the costs that libraries have to sustain for subscribing to Elsevier journals. Today the Department of Mathematics at the Technological University of  Munich has decided to cancel Elsevier journal’s subscriptions for 2013: Aufgrund unzumutbarer Kosten und Bezugsbedingungen hat das Direktorium des Zentrums Mathematik beschlossen, alle abonnierten […]

Biographical Portal –

This reference work -a portal for accessing biographies- will grow further and include other European countries. At the moment it includes Austria, Germany and Switzerland. I have copied/pasted the information from the portal itself here. More information and contacts are available here: [email protected] This work has been indexed in the EUI Library History Guide, A-Z Electronic […]