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
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.
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