Fri, 02/10/2009 - 04:21
Sage has become the first academic and professional publisher to share independent customer reviews and feedback online, thanks to a newly-launched feature on its website.
Beginning from last week, all lecturers who receive inspection copies are now able to submit written feedback...
Wed, 24/06/2009 - 07:31
Educational publisher Pearson has increased its presence in India with an investment worth $30m (£18m) in two of the country's leading education companies. Pearson has acquired a 50% ownership stake in Educomp Solutions' vocational training business, through which it has established a joint venture to offer vocational and skills...
Wed, 24/06/2009 - 06:26
Reed Elsevier officials have admitted that it was a mistake for the STM publisher's marketing division to offer $25 (£15) Amazon gift cards to anyone who would give a new textbook five stars in a review posted on Amazon or Barnes & Noble.
According to website Inside Higher Ed, Elsevier's marketing division sent an email...
Wed, 06/05/2009 - 07:08
Amazon is poised to reveal a new version of the Kindle device "with a larger screen and other features" to make it more attractive to readers of textbooks and newspapers, the Wall Street Journal has reported.
The paper cites "people familiar with the matter" as pin-pointing a soft launch, where students will...
Wed, 06/05/2009 - 06:58
Pharmaceuticals giant Pfizer has partnered up with publisher BioMed Central to launch an open access waiver fund to support medical scientists in developing countries, according to UPI.com.
The deal will allow automatic waivers of publication fees for authors from low-income countries, allowing them to publish their research articles in...
Mon, 06/04/2009 - 07:33
Academic publisher Sage has launched a further five journals, expanding its publishing collaboration with its Cairo-based partner Hindawi Publishing Corporation.
The five new titles: Journal of Nucleic Acids; Stem Cells International; Journal of Amino Acids; International Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, and the ...
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