Wolters Kluwer Health are selling Hybrid Open Access content

Posted by Paywall Watch on 22 Jun, 2017

Hybrid Open Access is not cheap. In this example, Ignasi Labastida tweeted that Wolters Kluwer Health have been caught wrongly selling a paper that is clearly Open Access.



a new case of closed hybrid access. Check and its availability in our IR ()


Whilst we didn't actually purchase the paper, here's how much this "Open Access" paper costs:-


This is YET ANOTHER instance of a publisher wrongly selling Open Access content. If I were one of the authors of this paper and/or whoever paid the Hybrid APC, I would be unhappy to say the least. Will this EVER STOP ?