Структурные изменения и инновации в системе научных коммуникаций
This article is devoted to study of key structural changes taking place in scholarly communication. The author describes some tendencies which could be regarded as evidences of the crisis in the existing system of academic publishing. The special attention is paid to the problem of commercialization of this system. Scientific community tries to overcome the emerging abuses using such remedies as new digital technologies and cooperation of libraries and different research organizations. Brief analysis of these initiatives is included.