Bloomsbury’s results for the year ending 28th February 2019 show “outstanding performance” in the academic and professional division with a 13% increase in revenue growth,... Read more
Springer Nature’s chief publishing officer Steven Inchcoombe has proposed a new approach to research publishing, which will see publishers move from being “passive enablers” of open access to... Read more
Wiley is to buy courseware and adaptive technology provider Knewton.
A report for investors issued by McGraw-Hill has said that $285-$370m in annual cost savings over three years has been identified across McGraw-Hill and Cengage, when they form... Read more
JS Group will develop specific online book stores for universities as it closes nine campus shops in a bid to focus on its Aspire schemes... Read more
Academic libraries in the US are buying fewer and fewer print books, and that trend is only going to continue, the University of Utah's Rick... Read more
The merger of education publishers McGraw-Hill and Cengage will create the sixth largest publisher in the world with a combined 2018 revenue of $3.22bn: $1.597bn for... Read more
Education publishers McGraw-Hill and Cengage are to combine in an all-stock merger on equal terms.
Holtzbrinck technology company Digital Science has invested in Artificial Intelligence-based language platform Writefull, the company's first significant investment in AI.
Pearson’s bosses have defended the company’s digital strategy, as the firm’s AGM was met by protesting teachers and shareholders frustrated by a lack of return on their... Read more
Pearson has announced a 2% increase in underlying revenue for the first quarter, with the company confirming its guidance for the year.
Pearson c.e.o. John Fallon has paid tribute to employee Dieter Kowalski, who was killed in the Sri Lanka bombings on Easter Sunday. ... Read more
Cambridge University Press has entered into a three-year transformative agreement with the University of California (UC), in what is said to be UC's first such... Read more
Springer Nature has published its first machine-generated title, a chemistry book offering an overview of the latest research in the rapidly growing field of lithium-ion... Read more
Hodder Education Group has bought the TeeJay Publishers’ list of 90 titles for the Scottish mathematics market.
Issue No 5842
Friday, May 17 2019
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