Taking a big bite out of the big deal

(19 May 2020)  From Scholarly Kitchen: Unsub is the game-changing data analysis service that is helping librarians forecast, explore, and optimize their alternatives to the Big Deal. Unsub (known as Unpaywall Journals until just this week) supports librarians in making independent assessments of the value of their journal subscriptions relative to price paid rather than relying upon publisher-provided data alone. Librarians breaking away from the Big Deal often credit Unsub as a critical component of their strategy.

Read the interview of Heather Piwowar and Jason Priem, co-founders of Our Research fromThe Scholarly Kitchen here.