Webinar on Responsible Publication Resources

By |August 21st, 2017|News|0 Comments

The Professional/Scholarly Publishing (PSP) Journals Committee of the Association of American Publishers (AAP) will be hearing from guest speaker Donald Samulack, President, U.S. Operations at […]

What is Access?

By |August 18th, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

Open access (OA) refers to online research outputs that are free of all restrictions on access and free of many restrictions on use. Open access can […]

Digital Assimilation

By |August 16th, 2017|News, Technology|0 Comments

Digital used to be considered new and inventive. In many situations it is now the norm and expected. The Bookseller brought us this interesting […]

Academic Publishers Bring Lawsuit

By |August 15th, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

Earlier this summer, three of the country’s largest college textbook publishers filed a lawsuit against Follett Corp. charging the company with selling counterfeit textbooks. Publishers Weekly […]

Share and Share Alike

By |August 11th, 2017|News, reference|0 Comments

Sharing of research data continues to grow, as does the requirement of data publication in some form. Over the past decade, the number of journals […]

Why Peer Review is Important

By |August 7th, 2017|Business strategy, News, reference|Comments Off on Why Peer Review is Important

Peer Review Week is a global event celebrating the essential role that peer review plays in maintaining scientific quality. Scheduled for September 11-17, 2017 […]

A Unique Relationship

By |August 4th, 2017|Business strategy, News, reference|Comments Off on A Unique Relationship

Partnerships and collaborations between university presses and university libraries can garner a variety of opinions and perspectives. The Scholarly Kitchen brought this interesting information […]

Changing the Paradigm

By |August 3rd, 2017|News, Technology|Comments Off on Changing the Paradigm

Communications, television and digital entertainment are facing challenges not unlike those in the world of publishing. Ratings declines, advertising weakness and financial support quickly […]

Artificial Intelligence Becoming Commonplace

By |August 2nd, 2017|News, Technology|Comments Off on Artificial Intelligence Becoming Commonplace

Flashbacks of Jetson cartoons run through my mind when I hear about artificial intelligence (AI) becoming an everyday convenience; robot assistants guiding shoppers around […]

Changing Priorities in Academic Research

By |July 28th, 2017|News, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Changing Priorities in Academic Research

Publishers are experiencing a shift in priorities when it comes to the structure of academic research. This is not a local issue, but a […]