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.
Yale University Press London has appointed Stuart Weir in the newly created role of production director, overseeing editorial, production and design for all London-originated titles.... Read more
Pearson has reported it will pay its final dividend for 2019 to investors and is not furloughing any staff, despite a 5% fall in global revenues for... Read more
Arts Council England (ACE) has announced a £151,000 investment into library services to buy e-books and digital audio products.
Cambridge University Press has said it is on track to be 100% carbon neutral in the UK by 2022, both as regards to its own... Read more
Taylor & Francis owner Informa says it expects to raise £1bn through its emergency share offer, adding that its placement yesterday (16th April) was oversubscribed... Read more
Taylor & Francis owner Informa has launched an issue of shares worth 19.9% of its existing capital as the coronavirus pandemic hits its events business.... Read more
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Issue No 5913
Friday, January 15 2021
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