Liverpool University Press has become the inaugural university press partner of The Conversation UK, an independent source of news and views sourced from university academics... Read more
E-textbook platform Bibliotech has raised $4.2m in its latest funding round and plans to double the size of its 15-strong software and sales team in... Read more
Wiley saw flat revenue in the first quarter of the fiscal year, ending 31st July, at $410.9m (£317.5m).
SAGE has bought technology company Talis and Talis Aspire, its course resource list management system, for an undisclosed sum.
Cengage has responded to a federal lawsuit claiming its forthcoming US subscription service, Cengage Unlimited, will cost authors in sales and royalty payments.
Cambridge University Press saw turnover of £316m in the year to 30th April 2018, a headline rise of 3.1% on the previous year's total of... Read more
Pearson has reinforced guidance that it expects to return to underlying profit growth in 2018 after posting underlying revenue growth of 2% and adjusted operating profit up 46% year-on-year for the... Read more
Liverpool University Press m.d. Anthony Cond has become the first non-North American board member of the Association of University Presses (AUPresses), formerly the Assocation of... Read more
Turnover dropped 0.9% at Oxford University Press in the year to 31st March 2018, to a total of £840.1m.
Oxford University Press (OUP) has appointed Fathima Dada, currently global m.d. for English and Schools at Pearson, as the new managing director of its Oxford Education... Read more
Jane Harley, strategy director of UK Education for Oxford University Press, has been appointed chair of the PA’s Educational Publishers Council. ... Read more
Six projects – including Dimensions from Digital Science and Clarivate Analytics’ Kopernio – have been shortlisted for the Association of Learned & Professional Society Publishers... Read more
Independent academic publisher Boydell & Brewer has appointed James Powell as its new c.e.o.
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.
Issue No 5837
Friday, April 12 2019
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