The Open Access Law Book in Aotearoa New Zealand: Radicalising the Funding of Future Publishing (2021)
Type of ContentJournal Article
- Law: Journal Articles 
The budgets of university libraries in New Zealand are being squeezed by the costs of subscriptions to works necessary for teaching. This article advocates for a different approach to funding such works. Drawing upon experience of developing an open access textbook on the criminal process it is argued that open access publishing is the best way to make the most of the funding that is available for legal research and scholarship. The funding model for academic publishing may need to be recalibrated, but perhaps not radically.
CitationMehigan J (2021). The Open Access Law Book in Aotearoa New Zealand: Radicalising the Funding of Future Publishing. Journal of Australasian Legal Academics Association.
This citation is automatically generated and may be unreliable. Use as a guide only.
ANZSRC Fields of Research48 - Law and legal studies::4804 - Law in context::480409 - Legal education
46 - Information and computing sciences::4610 - Library and information studies::461007 - Open access
39 - Education::3903 - Education systems::390303 - Higher education
RightsAll rights reserved unless otherwise stated
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Ethnicity and engagement in first year New Zealand Law programmes Taylor L; Brogt E; Cheer U; Baird N; Caldwell J; Wilson D (Informa UK Limited, 2017)This paper investigated the extent to which the engagement levels of a self-selected cohort of students enrolled in first-year law programmes at three New Zealand universities varied according to ethnicity. When viewed in ...
Mobile learning trends among students in Vietnam Murphy A; Midgley W; Farley, Helen (Springer International Publishing, 2014)Mobile learning has the potential to expand access to education in developing countries. Little is known about the preferences of students in some Asian countries such as Vietnam. Some of these countries have restricted ...
Problem-Based Learning and International Commercial Dispute Resolution in the Indian Ocean Feehily R (Informa UK Limited, 2018)One of the primary challenges for a law lecturer is to take students beyond their own assumptions about the parameters of a subject and provide them with new oppor tunities for exploration and a broader vision to enhance ...