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2018 Annual Professional & Scholarly Publishing Conference Registration is Open

By |November 3rd, 2017|Business strategy, News|Comments Off on 2018 Annual Professional & Scholarly Publishing Conference Registration is Open

Registration is now open for the Professional & Scholarly Publishing (PSP) 2018 Annual Conference and Pre-Conference. The best discounts will be had when you register early.
The theme […]

Gender Bias in Scientific Publishing

By |November 3rd, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Gender Bias in Scientific Publishing

Scientists strive to be objective in their peer review of grant applications and manuscript submissions. However, the threat to objectivity comes from all humans […]

Text Analytics in Peer Review

By |October 30th, 2017|Access Insights, Business strategy, indexing, News, Taxonomy|Comments Off on Text Analytics in Peer Review

The volume of submissions for inclusion in scholarly journals offers new challenges for scholarly publishers. Even with recent advances in peer review and editorial […]

Students Choose Paper Over Digital

By |October 25th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Students Choose Paper Over Digital

Digital books, e-readers and electronic data is prevalent in homes and schools. As more and more students use tablets and laptops for educational purposes, […]

eBooks Get a Pilot Test

By |October 19th, 2017|News, Technology|Comments Off on eBooks Get a Pilot Test

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|Comments Off on Open Source and Diversity

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|Comments Off on Webinar Addresses Research and Scientific Publishing

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|Comments Off on Collaboration Around Science Journals

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|Comments Off on Webinar Aimed at Combatting Fake News

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