Knowledge Unlatched Research releases report on Open Access ebook usage

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KU Research (Knowledge Unlatched) has released a study of Open Access ebook usage on JSTOR.

"Among the findings are that the JSTOR platform accounts for the largest number of referrals to the Open Access ebooks; 34.1% of readers are already on the platform when they access the OA books. Institutions located in the Global South are relatively high users of OA books made available via the JSTOR platform when compared to institutions located in the US, UK, and Western Europe."

Source: "Knowledge Unlatched Research releases report on Open Access ebook usage," JSTOR News, October 30. 2017,  https://about.jstor.org/news/knowledge-unlatched-research-releases-report-open-access-eboo...