Academic publisher John Wiley has reported an increase in revenue in both its fourth quarter 2018 and whole fiscal year reports, driven by strong operational... Read more
The Publishers Association has recommended that the government makes funding for textbooks a priority.
Cengage's adjusted revenue has risen 10% ($30.3m) in the fourth quarter, the educational publisher has told investors.
Academic publishing chiefs are being urged to try their hand at working in a campus bookshop in a bid to bring the two arms of... Read more
Liverpool University Press is partnering with Northcote House Publishers for publication of the series Writers and their Work.
The planned initial public offering of publisher Springer Nature has been postponed on the eve that trading in shares was expected to begin "due to... Read more
The Holtzbrinck Publishing Group has doubled its share order in the planned initial public offering of Springer Nature, from €100m to €200m.
Pearson has reported it is "on track" to return to underlying profit growth in 2018 after its revenue rose 1% in the first quarter.
Springer Nature, which places a strong emphasis on its Open Access and Open Research publishing, has been forced to defend its position after researchers in... Read more
Dr Magdalena Skipper, currently editor-in-chief at Nature Communications, has been given the editor-in-chief role at flagship journal Nature, becoming its first woman editor.... Read more
Bloomsbury Education has launched a subscription website for early years practitioners.
Titles by Malala Yousafzai, Anne Frank and Reni Eddo-Lodge have been voted on to a list of the Top 20 "most influential books in history written by women".... Read more
Three academic publishers – Springer Nature, Cambridge University Press and Thieme – have reached an agreement with ResearchGate to work together on the sharing of articles.... Read more
Publisher Springer Nature has confirmed it intends to list its shares on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, targeting funds of approximately €1.2bn to strengthen its financial... Read more
Nature Research and The Estée Lauder Companies are launching two new awards for women in science.
Issue No 5785
Friday, June 22 2018
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