Tagged: academic

One direction

It is ironic that in the week when we announce the regional shortlists and winners of The Bookseller Industry Awards’  Independent Bookshop of... Read more

The academic epidemic

With the Booksellers Association’s Academic, Professional & Specialist conference on the horizon (11th–13th March), I wanted to take this opportunity to take stock of the... Read more

Perlego rolls out free online access for Arden University

Perlego, the online subscription service for educational books, has partnered with digital-first university Arden to provide all its students with free online textbooks and additional... Read more

JS Group strikes deal with Salford university

The University of Salford has struck a partnership with learning resources provider Aspire Engage, a division of JS Group. Read more

Reed Elsevier revenue increases by 3%

Revenue at the RELX Group, formerly known as Reed Elsevier, increased 3% to almost £6bn last year, with net profit rising 6% to just over... Read more

Kudos wins ALPSP innovation award

Kudos, the web-based toolkit which helps researchers and their publishers increase the visibility and impact of published research, has won the Association of Learned and Professional... Read more

Government push on maths, science and coding

The government will put a £67m push behind the teaching of maths, science and digital skills in schools next year. The prime minister David Cameron... Read more

Gold OA journals market 'set to double by 2018'

The global market for gold OA journals is to grow at 20% per annum for the next four to five years, according to strategy consultants... Read more

NPG/Palgrave release author insights survey

Nature Publishing Group and Palgrave Macmillan have made public data taken from an Author Insights survey questioning over 30,000 of their authors. The data –... Read more

Speedy growth for Macmillan's Open Research

In the 10 months since its creation as an independent business unit, there has been “enormous” growth at the Open Research arm of Macmillan Science... Read more

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