openness of references

The other day, while leading a workshop in the use of OERs we came across this situation, when the referenced the sources end up on a login or subscription page. Quite honestly, I find it very annoying when this happens. I prefer to signal that the content is not available publicly, although I prefer to post as a norm only content that can be accessed freely. At the time, as I mentioned to the participants, it is a matter of personal choice… 

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