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Academic Publishers Bring Lawsuit

By |August 15th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Academic Publishers Bring Lawsuit

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|Comments Off on Share and Share Alike

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 […]

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 […]

Words Can Be a Lifelong Career

By |July 24th, 2017|News, reference, Text processing|Comments Off on Words Can Be a Lifelong Career

A 76-year old lexicographer continues working with his passion of the English language and all the intricacies that come along with it. He compiles […]

Two Part Educational Opportunity

By |July 21st, 2017|News, search|Comments Off on Two Part Educational Opportunity

The Professional/Scholarly Publishing (PSP) Division of the Association of American Publishers (AAP) is offering a unique two-part educational opportunity available in person or via […]

ALPSP Conference Promises Rich Content

By |July 10th, 2017|Business strategy, News, reference, Technology|Comments Off on ALPSP Conference Promises Rich Content

The Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers’s (ALPSP) 10th annual conference is coming up soon. The big question is “what does artificial intelligence (AI) […]

Harvard Business Publishing Looking for a Taxonomist

By |July 6th, 2017|News, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Harvard Business Publishing Looking for a Taxonomist

To be as helpful as possible to those in the fields of taxonomy, indexing, digital archiving, etc., we are sharing with our readers any career opportunities that […]

Summer Learning Opportunity

By |July 4th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Summer Learning Opportunity

The Professional/Scholarly Publishing (PSP) Books Committee will be hearing from guest speaker Mary Anne Baynes, Chief Marketing Officer of Overleaf and Dr. John Hammersley, Co-founder and CEO of Overleaf on […]

Free Educational Opportunity

By |June 30th, 2017|News, Technology|Comments Off on Free Educational Opportunity

The Professional/Scholarly Publishing (PSP) Journals Committee has added an additional free guest speaker talk to their summer programs.  This will be a talk via webinar […]