Cambridge University Press has signed an Open Access partnership with Hindawi Limited for five of its journals.
Oryx, the international journal of conservation published by Cambridge University Press, is to become Open Access from January next year.... Read more
Three academics have claimed Edinburgh University Press tried to censor their journal article on gender self-identification in an “exceptional breach of normal practice” over transphobia... Read more
Cambridge University Press saw sales at £336m in the year to end April 2020, a rise of 2.8% (2% at constant currency). However, operating profits... Read more
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development is the first recipient of the University Press Redux Sustainability Award, for its digital discovery tool SDG Pathfinder. ... Read more
Pearson has reported revenue fell 17% in the first half of 2020 as the result of “significant disruption” caused by Covid-19. However, the company has... Read more
RELX, parent of Reed Exhibitions and Elsevier, recorded a 10% revenue drop in the six months to end June 2020, to £3,501m (from £3,888m), with... Read more
The judging panel has been announced for this year's Royal Society Science Book Prize, featuring professor Anne Osbourn as the chair of judges.
The 2020 campaign to mark National Poetry Day on 1st October will highlight a list of 40 new books focused on poetry participation, including work from Michael Rosen, Inua Ellams... Read more
Witherby Publishing Group has joined forces with Edinburgh Napier University and the University of Stirling to launch two publishing scholarships.
Library and Information Association CILIP has warned librarians not to participate in the government's contact tracing programme unless a series of criteria are met first.... Read more
Online learning resource Perlego has partnered with education supplier Talis to provide access to digital content for university students' courses, as many prepare for remote learning from... Read more
University presses have faced “more change in the past 12 weeks than in the preceding 12 years”, The Bookseller has been told, as publishers develop their digital offerings to cope... Read more
OverDrive—the digital learning platform for libraries and schools—has announced it is acquiring RBmedia's library business.
The Library Campaign has called for the government to do more to secure the facilities' future after the Covid-19 crisis.
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Friday, August 14 2020
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