Most library authorities in England are providing a click and collect service during lockdown, despite calls from some organisations to withdraw it.
Wiley has said it will explore “how best to align” Hindawi's journal portfolios, publishing platforms and technology following its $298m deal for the scientific research... Read more
Wiley has moved further into Open Access (OA) with the $298m (£219m) acquisition of London-based scientific research publisher Hindawi.
The public library service has entered a phase of “rapid decline” as figures show visits have declined sharply and loans have plunged in the past... Read more
Springer Nature has admitted there is still “more to do” after its latest gender pay gap report showed the mean salary difference between men and... Read more
Black History Matters: The Story of Black History, From African Kingdoms to Black Lives Matter by historian Robin Walker has been crowned the winner of the 2020 ALCS... Read more
A survey of library services shows 1.4% of staff have tested positive for Covid-19 since reopening in July, suggesting safety measures have worked, according to... Read more
New figures show total spending on Great Britain's libraries fell by £20m in the last financial year, as Libraries Connected warned more budget reductions are... Read more
Taylor & Francis chief executive Annie Callanan has said that one of the greatest challenges for the academic and education sector is “this notion that our output... Read more
Pearson has created a new direct-to-consumer division, hiring senior talent from Warner Bros to help lead it.
Cambridge University Press has confirmed it is consulting on shedding jobs in two areas of the organisation, in a development that is separate to its... Read more
Cambridge University Press is to request the majority of its journals be given Transformative Journal status by cOAlition S as part of a commitment to... Read more
DK has announced plans to accelerate its growth in the education market and the appointment of Hilary Fine to the newly created role of education development... Read more
In its third quarter trading update, Pearson has reported a decline in year-to-date sales of 14%. However the company also reported a strong digital performance with its global online... Read more
Heads of library services fear the success of digital and remote lending during lockdown could threaten their physical facilities, with the potential for “brutal” cuts... Read more
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Issue No 5913
Friday, January 15 2021
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