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.
Libraries in England will be able to reopen from 4th July as the country's lockdown measures continue to ease, Boris Johnson has announced.
Cambridge University Press has revealed that its collection of online essays about coronavirus, Cambridge Reflections: Covid-19, has attracted 44,000 visitors in the month since it... Read more
Oxford University Press (OUP) and the National Science Library, Chinese Academy of Sciences (NSLC) have announced a new Read & Publish agreement said to be... Read more
Publishers have all the right materials to help school and university pupils cope with the current disruption to learning caused by the coronavirus pandemic—but more... Read more
Hodder Education has appointed Sean Catford, formerly of Pearson, as its UK field sales director.
Elsevier has agreed to an Open Access pilot scheme with Qatar’s National Library Consortium, the STM giant’s first combined "read and publish" agreement in the Gulf region.... Read more
Publishers McGraw-Hill and Cengage have mutually agreed to call off their planned merger.
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Friday, September 18 2020
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