Libraries and Publishing

Libraries and Publishing
Apr 11, 2017
Ithaka S+R and OCLC Research launch project to examine how universities and their libraries are changing.

Booklets

Feb. 28, 2017 -- Inside Higher Ed's new compilation of articles focuses on efforts to make educational materials accessible to all students, including those with disabilities.

You may download the print-on-demand booklet, free, here.

And you may sign up here for a free webinar on the themes of the booklet, on Tuesday, March 21, at 2 p.m. Eastern.

This compilation was made possible by the financial support of VitalSource.

Archive

January 19, 2012

With the open-source encyclopedia blacked out to protest U.S. Internet bill, college librarians offer their services (and verifiable sources).

January 18, 2012

Universities have started banding together to negotiate favorable contracts with software vendors. With new effort, a group of them aims to exercise similar leverage with publishers on behalf of students.

December 14, 2011

Latest Education Department data show steady overall spending, a boom in e-books and rising costs of electronic journal subscriptions.

September 14, 2011
A sharp split over digitized versions of "orphan works," as well as anger over Google's books project, led authors' group to sue major university libraries.

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