13.7.2017

Knowledge Unlatched and LM Information Delivery expand partnership to include the UK

Knowledge Unlatched (KU) and LM Information Delivery (LM), have announced the extension of their existing partnership to promote Open Access to institutions. Effective immediately, LM will now also represent KU the United Kingdom. 

Jon Reid, Country Manager for LM in the UK says: This partnership is a perfect fit with LM’s approach of offering our library customers the ability to choose the solutions that suit them. We are therefore delighted to be working with Knowledge Unlatched to be able to include Open Access as part of our offering to UK customers.” 

“KU is one of the most successful players in the Open Access space,” says Jussi Kettunen, Executive Vice President of LM Information Delivery. “At LM, our aim is to provide our customers with the latest cutting-edge initiatives that support our library customers in achieving their goals. We are therefore delighted to partner with Knowledge Unlatched to combine their innovative approach to Open Access with our local expertise in these territories.”

Knowledge Unlatched has just started its latest pledging period and aims at unlatching 350 monographs and 21 journals as well as supporting Language Science Press. Information on the collections is available at knowledgeunlatched.org. Libraries are invited to register at app.knowledgeunlatched.org.

About Knowledge Unlatched:

Knowledge Unlatched (KU) is the largest independent Open Access initiative worldwide. KU brings together libraries who collaboratively pool funds to make Open Access possible. By now, more than 450 titles were made publicly available with more than 300 books and journals being on offer in the current pledging period, KU Select 2017.

For further information, please contact:

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