Elsevier marginally increased its sales and profits in 2016, in spite of what it described as "steeper declines" for print books sales than in recent years,... Read more
Pearson has partnered with Manchester Metropolitan University to offer online degree programmes.
Liverpool University Press is to be the publishing partner of the Littman Library of Jewish Civilization.
Elsevier has bought EBSCO's altmetrics business Plum Analytics.
Amid the plethora of new models for academic publishing comes Glasstree, a DIY offering from US self-publishing company Lulu.com.
Pearson chief executive John Fallon has branded Donald Trump's travel ban policy "deeply worrying" in a rare political comment from the usually non-partisan education company.... Read more
It will be up to publishers to make the case for how their teaching materials help institutions to meet the requirements of the Teaching Excellence... Read more
Pearson Education, Cengage Learning and McGraw Hill have subpoenaed Amazon to reveal the names and financial accounts of online vendors who are allegedly selling low-cost... Read more
The publishing sector could receive a boost as part of prime minister Theresa May’s new industrial strategy, the Publishers Association has said.
Pearson Education is moving offices from Edinburgh Gate in Harlow to Harlow's Kao Park in mid-2017.
Faber is launching new educational editions of its books for students at GCSE, IGCSE and A Level in close collaboration with authors Kazuo Ishiguro, Alan Bennett... Read more
Pearson's c.e.o. John Fallon has been forced to defend his position after admitting the company "got it wrong" last year, resulting in revisions to its 2017 forecast and... Read more
The late art critic John Berger's Ways of Seeing (Penguin Modern Classics), first published in 1972, Edward Said’s 1978 study Orientalism (also Penguin Modern Classics)... Read more
Pearson plans to launch its own print rental program for courseware and reduce e-book rental prices by up to 50% as it bids to accelerate... Read more
Pearson intends to sell its 47% stake in Penguin Random House and will be issuing an "exit notice" to its joint venture partner Bertelsmann, which holds... Read more
Issue No 5744
Friday, February 17 2017
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