Current models of licence have evolved from a licensing culture designed for not-for-profit educational purposes. We’ve been working on new approaches to licensing online library resources which will suit the global education market in which universities now operate.
We’re at that point on the hype curve where the cloud is seen as the answer to pretty much everything, and so of course suppliers present pretty much everything as cloud. What, really, are the opportunities?
If students or prospective students are not able to locate the information they need within a reasonable timeframe, they’ll give up on your website. The result is likely to be lost revenue from potential students and dissatisfaction for existing students