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From: JISC TechWatch: Preparing for Effective Adoption and Use of Ebooks in Education, November 2012. [page 17]
Self-publication is making it much easier for academics to bypass traditional publishing business models. Consequently, we may see that the current business models of publishers may change to reflect actual usage by institutions and learners. These changing models will replace those based on historical printed-book models.