Open access STM publishing can work for both sides

Aptara

Open access is a worldwide effort to provide free online access to scientific and scholarly research, especially peer-reviewed journals. However, free and unfettered use STM works is not in the best interests of the publishers that incur considerable costs in publishing the works and must recoup that money, plus make a profit, in order to remain solvent. In Nature's model, research may be read online but cannot be printed or downloaded for free.

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The Top 7 Gifts For An eLearning Professional: Our Christmas Wish List

TalentLMS

In order for the recipient of such a gift to truly get the most out of their new gift, take a look at this handy guide to making videos by TalentLMS for eLearners; don’t say we never give you anything for free! For an eLearning professional, access to thousands of licensed, royalty-free photos is invaluable. “What gift can you get for the eLearning professional who has everything?”. This is a valid question, right?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Value of Instructional Designers

Learning Visions

This sort of work is already happening with groups like the DITA for Learning sub-committe out of the OASIS group. Wendy Wickham This work by Cammy Bean is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 United States License. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.