Tue, 10/11/2009 - 10:20
Northumbria University Press has launched a trade-focused imprint, which will publish wide-ranging titles on areas such as photography, music, biography, art and travel.
Northumbria Press launched in September with the publication of Helen Chase’s biography of the cult band Magazine, Sirkka-Liisa Konttinen’s ...
Sun, 08/11/2009 - 09:11
A number of the UK's university presses are "struggling" to keep their heads above water in the face of the recession and pressure from rising student fees.
There is a move to create a Europe-wide association for university presses, with one of its main aims to support publishers, but it was revealed this week that...
Fri, 06/11/2009 - 05:53
A new university press is being launched, with the founders claiming it will have "a different profile to many" in the same sector.
Kingston University Press officially launches on 1st December. The company said it would "foster quality writing across a number of creative and investigative disciplines", particularly...
Fri, 28/08/2009 - 03:06
The UK's university presses are to create a formal association through which they can cut costs, share skills and lobby the government. Areas of work include consulting with distributors to agree more favourable terms and setting up a website.
The idea for the association developed from an informal group of university presses which...