Springer offers free access to research articles on E.coli bacteria

Eighteen people have died in Germany over the last few days, apparently as a result of eating salad infected with a new strain of E.coli. In response, the medical publisher Springer has announced it will unlock access to 400 scientific papers on E.coli for the next 12 weeks, ” to help researchers and medical professionals solve, or at the very least alleviate, this crisis”.

Many thanks to HIFA2015 for alerting our attention to this positive move.

Springerlink

Nigel Palmer

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I am a trustee of Partnerships in Health Information. I was librarian of the Health Education Council in London from 1969 to 1972, then librarian of St Mary's Hospital Medical School from 1972 to 2002.
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