Edwin Mellen Press, under fire for a now-dropped lawsuit against a university and librarian, threatens more legal action after a website wrote about the case.
Libraries and Publishing
In the wake of Aaron Swartz's death, Timothy Burke asks why so many scholars have failed to consider the ethical arguments for open access -- or to act on them.
The MLA launches online network for scholars, and convention attendees see connections between growth of digital humanities and a more inclusive association.
In the new installment of his annual feature, Lev Gonick dissects the technology developments that are likely to change higher ed -- and not -- in the year ahead.
Survey says students are generally satisfied with campus libraries, although a significant minority view them as irrelevant to academic success.
Southern New Hampshire U. looks to combat high textbook prices by negotiating with bookstore vendors, not content publishers.
At Educause, a pitch for a digital preservation project that will outlast individual institutions and companies.
New survey from Campus Computing Project suggests that colleges are not taking full advantage of Big Data, and remain apprehensive about open source applications. But many see a role for MOOCs in academic instruction.
Publishing giant unveils search engine for open educational resources -- and its own content.
With HathiTrust ruling, 'fair use' advocates in academe continue a legal winning streak that could have historic implications.