Pearson has returned to profit a year after posting its biggest ever loss, at the same time as announcing it is putting its K12 school courseware... Read more
Taylor & Francis has backtracked over plans to charge extra for access to older research papers online, after more than 110 universities signed a letter... Read more
University press publishers have challenged the head of research policy at funder HEFCE over plans to require all monographs to be published Open Access to... Read more
Knowledge Unlatched founder Frances Pinter has been named the winner of the first University Press Redux Award.
Clarivate Analytics is to re-establish the Institute for Scientific Information, in a new incarnation which Annette Thomas, c.e.o. of Clarivate's Scientific and Academic Research Group,... Read more
Kate Harris, m.d. of Oxford University Press’ Oxford Education division, is to retire from her role in the last quarter of this year.... Read more
The British Educational Suppliers Association (BESA) is to take on the operational running of start-up mentoring organisation EdTech Exchange, in a joint venture with its... Read more
Collins Learning has promoted Sam Eardley and Ian Mooney to newly-created positions as part of its "significant new assessment business strand"... Read more
Pearson made "good progress" in 2017, slashing its net debt and projecting full-year profits to come in at the top end of its guidance.... Read more
The parent of Taylor & Francis, Informa, is in talks to merge with UBM. Read more
Holtzbrinck technology company Digital Science has collaborated with high-profile universities and research funders to develop a platform, Dimensions, which it says will "democratise and transform... Read more
Lorraine Keelan, Oxford University Press' UK sales director for Education, has died.
Vicky Williams has been appointed c.e.o. of Emerald Publishing, as current chief executive Richard Bevan becomes executive chairman of the group.... Read more
Frances Pinter is relinquishing her position as executive director of policy analysis and research group Knowledge Unlatched Research this spring.
A new award is being launched to recognise an individual, team or press that has made an outstanding contribution to University Press publishing.
Issue No 5791
Friday, February 23 2018
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