The Surge in New University Presses and Academic- Led Publishing: An Overview of a Changing Publishing Ecology in the UK

tagteam101's bookmarks 2017-08-01

Summary:

"This article outlines the rise and development of New University Presses and Academic-Led Presses in the UK or publishing for the UK market. Based on the Jisc research project, Changing publishing ecologies: a landscape study of new university presses and academic-led publishing, commonalities between these two types of presses are identified to better assess their future needs and requirements.

Based on this analysis, the article argues for the development of a publishing toolkit, for further research into the creation of a typology of presses and publishing initiatives, and for support with community building to help these initiatives grow and develop further, whilst promoting a more diverse publishing ecology...."

Link:

http://microblogging.infodocs.eu/?p=5827

From feeds:

Open Access Tracking Project (OATP) » peter.suber's bookmarks
Open Access Tracking Project (OATP) » Graham Steel's bookmarks

Tags:

oa.new oa.up oa.universities oa.uk oa.hei oa.academic_led oa.publishing

Date tagged:

08/01/2017, 10:16

Date published:

08/01/2017, 08:03