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
Theoretical physicist and Princeton University Press author Roger Penrose has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics, with Reinhard Genzel and Andrea Ghez, for his... Read more
Libraries Week kicks off today (5th October), featuring behind the scenes looks at authors' bookshelves, a nationwide live reading of The Midnight Library by author Matt... Read more
An open letter signed by more than 900 librarians, researchers, lecturers and students has called for the government to investigate the “exorbitant” pricing and licensing of academic... Read more
Taylor & Francis owner Informa is issuing £640m worth of Euro bonds as part of its Covid-19 action plan.
The London Library has started offering e-book loans to its members for the first time in a partnership with OverDrive.
Footfall at Britain's public libraries is down by about 80% on the same period last year, according to figures from library body Libraries Connected.... Read more
Plans to move Guildhall Library's vast collections to the London Metropolitan Archive as part of a consolidation of services have been put on hold pending... Read more
Elsevier and Reed Exhibitions owner RELX has appointed former Sage PLC c.e.o. Paul Walker as chair to succeed Sir Anthony Habgood.... Read more
Taylor & Francis saw revenues nudge up slightly by 1.9% year on year in the six months to 20th June 2020.
Edinburgh University Press has reported a 2% rise in sales for the year to end 31st July 2020 and announced that c.e.o. Timothy Wright will retire... Read more
Articles from all Springer Nature-owned journals will now be syndicated to academic-networking site ResearchGate, following "positive" feedback from the pilot phases, the publisher has announced.... Read more
John Catt Educational is projecting turnover of £2.4m for the year ending 31st August, up 40% on the previous year.
Kogan Page is holding a half-day learning and development event online following a series of successful digital events during lockdown.
Oxford University Press has appointed Lisa Attenborough as its new group communications director.
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Friday, January 15 2021
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