2019 Big Deals Survey Report – An Updated Mapping of Major Scholarly Publishing Contracts in Europe

The Second EUA Big Deals Survey Report is an updated mapping of major scholarly publishing contracts in Europe. Conducted in 2017-2018, the report gathers data from 31 consortia covering an unprecedented 167 contracts with five major publishers: Elsevier, Springer Nature, Taylor & Francis, Wiley and American Chemical Society. Readers will discover that the total costs reported by the participating consortia exceed one billion euros for periodicals, databases, e-books and other resources – mainly to the benefit of large, commercial scholarly publishers.

Read more and download the report on the European University Association website here: https://eua.eu/resources/publications/829:2019-big-deals-survey-report.html#