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The public has lost free online access to more than a dozen Canadian science journals as a result of the privatization of the National Research Council's government-owned publishing arm.
…Canadian granting councils (should)… require research funded with public money to be openly available.
Back issues published between the 1950s and December 2010 remain freely accessible online to Canadians.
Originally posted by Maxmars
I'm not even sure what to say about this...
So your government taxes you - and gives it to researchers so they can profit from the 'confidential' 'trade secret' 'copy-written' research you paid for?
Corporate whores of the world unite!