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Jamaica: Hitting the Paywall

I hear Swartz and others who maintain that information can and must be free. But to simply equate academic articles with useful information is misleading…these are issues we need to have more nuanced discussions about.

Active Voice blogs about the late Aaron Swartz, JSTOR and academic paywalls…

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