Amid declining book sales, university presses search for new ways to measure success | Inside Higher Ed

lkfitz's bookmarks 2016-08-01

Summary:

"First, there is the perception of the press as an innovator in its field. It is recognized as one of the first to argue that university presses can better serve the needs of scholars by working with their own university libraries, applauded for its commitment to accessibility in digital publishing and respected for its participation in projects that aim to transform scholarly publishing.

Then there is the economic reality of being a university press in 2016."

Link:

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2016/08/01/amid-declining-book-sales-university-presses-search-new-ways-measure-success

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Date tagged:

08/01/2016, 12:16

Date published:

08/01/2016, 08:16