eBooks Get a Pilot Test

By |October 19th, 2017|News, Technology|0 Comments

The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) has unveiled a pilot program to test a new model for a library-owned and library-centered ebook marketplace for […]

Open Source and Diversity

By |October 18th, 2017|News, Technology|0 Comments

Have you ever played that game about brands? Who owns whom? We live in an age of corporate consolidation. Big companies continue to acquire […]

Webinar Addresses Research and Scientific Publishing

By |October 17th, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

The Professional/Scholarly Publishing (PSP) Journals Committee will be hearing from guest speaker David Lovinger, Editor-in-Chief, Alcohol on Tuesday, October 24 from 12:00-1:00 p.m. (ET) at the Wolters […]

Collaboration Around Science Journals

By |October 12th, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

ResearchGate and Springer Nature recently announced that they have been in discussions about finding solutions to sharing scientific journal articles online, while at the […]

Webinar Aimed at Combatting Fake News

By |October 10th, 2017|Business strategy, News, reference|0 Comments

In collaboration with the Charleston Conference, the Society for Scholarly Publishing is offering a webinar – Practical Measures: Combatting “Fake News” through Scholarly Integrity, […]

Webinar Series on AI in Publishing

By |October 9th, 2017|Business strategy, News|Comments Off on Webinar Series on AI in Publishing

The Professional/Scholarly Publishing (PSP) Committee for Digital Innovation (CDI) is introducing another Seminar Series on Selected Topics in Digital Publishing. This three-part seminar series will explore […]

Webinar About Open Access Books

By |October 6th, 2017|Business strategy, News|Comments Off on Webinar About Open Access Books

The Society for Scholarly Publishing is offering a webinar – “An Update on Open Access Books: All is Not Green and Gold” – in the […]

E-Books in the Classroom

By |October 4th, 2017|News, Technology|Comments Off on E-Books in the Classroom

Digital vs. paper is not a new subject. Traditional books vs. electronic ones and the e-readers that make it possible to take a thousand […]

Share and Share Alike

By |October 3rd, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Share and Share Alike

Scholarly sharing is not a new concept. Technology has definitely improved the speed and ease of sharing (and maybe the actual act), but the […]