April 10, 2009
University Press Hears Libraries' Pleas and Freezes Journal Prices
Responding to the squeeze placed on library budgets by the economic slump, one university press has decided to freeze its 2010 journal subscription rates at 2009 levels.
Rockefeller University Press announced that move this week via a library e-mail list. A small nonprofit operation, it publishes three journals: The Journal of Cell Biology, The Journal of Experimental Medicine, and The Journal of General Physiology.
The announcement will be