Scholarly publishing is stuck in 1999, Stephen Cornelius, Product manager, Apr 15, 2018
The digitisation of scholarly publishing from the late 1990s transformed the industry and the working lives of the world’s students and researchers. Scaling constraints on publishing, distribution and readership were swept away. An explosion of growth and consolidation followed, and the volume of research written and read soared ever upward.
Two decades of dizzying technological change have passed. But research publishing seems stuck with those that were employed when it first went online.