Collins Learning has signed a first-of-its-kind deal to translate an influential Shanghai maths learning series – the first time the publisher has imported a book... Read more
Bristol University Press, the new university press encompassing the Policy Press imprint, has appointed Palgrave Macmillan's Stephen Wenham and Paul Stevens to "drive the publisher’s... Read more
The proportion of women among researchers is increasing, according to a study published by Elsevier to mark International Women’s Day.
A class action complaint has been filed against Pearson in the US on grounds of over-optimism for its financial projections, relating to revisions to the... Read more
Pearson has reported a massive pre-tax loss for the year of £2.6bn, including a goodwill impairment, following the challenges it has been facing in the US education market.... Read more
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.
Issue No 5747
Friday, March 10 2017
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