Publisher Springer Nature has blocked access to 1,000 journal articles in China.
Pearson is understood to be in talks with two Asian funds to sell its English-language business, Wall Street English (WSE), for up to $400m.... Read more
Connect Books has been put up for sale by its parent company.
Putting customer needs at the heart of your thinking, and letting that drive the change, and pace of change, in your business is the number... Read more
A survey conducted by Digital Science's data management company Figshare has found "strong signals that open data is becoming more embedded" with researchers.
Cengage has appointed Michael Pickrum as chief financial officer, replacing John Leahy who steps down as planned after three years in the role.... Read more
Brian A Napack, a former president of Macmillan and currently an advisor at Providence Equity Partners, has been named the new president and c.e.o. at... Read more
McGraw-Hill Education c.e.o. David Levin is leaving the company after three years in the role.
Pearson is expecting its full-year operating profit to come in at the top half of its forecast range, it revealed while giving its third quarter... Read more
Days after a coalition of publishers declared that all attempts to work with scholarly collaboration network (SCN) ResearchGate to resolve the issue of copyright infringements... Read more
Princeton University Press has extended “hearty congratulations” to its author Kip S Thorne, who has been named one of the winners of the Nobel Prize... Read more
Pearson is forecasting "only one in five workers are in occupations that will shrink", as part of a report it has published examining the jobs and skills... Read more
Academic publisher Taylor & Francis Group, part of Informa PLC, has acquired independent Open Access (OA) publisher Dove Medical Press for an undisclosed sum.... Read more
Edinburgh University Press has reported a 12% rise in sales for the year to end July 2017, to £3.22m.
The deadline to submit title information for The Bookseller's upcoming University Press new books preview is this Friday 22nd September.... Read more
Issue No 5790
Friday, February 16 2018
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