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SSRN Considered Harmful

James Grimmelmann

Cornell Law School; Cornell Tech

February 26, 2007

The Social Science Research Network (SSRN) has adopted several unfortunate policies that impair open access to scholarship. It should enable one-click download, stop requiring papers to bear SSRN watermarks, and allow authors to point readers to other download sites. If it does not reform, those who are serious about open access should not use SSRN.

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Date posted: March 4, 2007  

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Grimmelmann, James, SSRN Considered Harmful (February 26, 2007). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=965633 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.965633

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