Potential Stakeholder Benefits
from a Publishing Co-Op


Libraries

Libraries will be able to significantly expand access while at the same time stabilizing their collection budgets.

Societies

Societies will be able to expand their reach and contain their costs.

Journals

Journals will receive sustainable funding and have the opportunity to vastly increase their readership.

Funders

Funders will be able to contribute to a win-win-win situation, where readers, journals, and libraries all benefit.

Readers

Readers will gain immediate access to the highest quality research papers.

Authors

Authors will no longer need to finance author processing charges, which be as high as $5000 per article.