v28 #6 The Singularity of the Book

by Carey C. Newman  (Director, Baylor University Press) Facebook is the world’s most wildly successful media company that neither produces nor owns any content.  Airbnb is the world’s most wildly suc...

v28 #6 Questions & Answers — Copyright Column

Column Editor:  Laura N. Gasaway  (Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill School of Law, Chapel Hill, NC 27599;  Phone: 919-962-2295;  Fax: 919-962-1193)  www.u...

v28 #6 Building a List

by Richard Carlin  (Executive Editor, OUP) One of an editor’s most important jobs — and one that is perhaps the least easy to describe — is to “build” a list of titles that will form a coherent publi...

v28 #6 December 2016 Table of Contents

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v28 #6 Back Talk — The Frankfurt Book Fair 2016

Column Editor:  Ann Okerson  (Advisor on Electronic Resources Strategy, Center for Research Libraries) To experience cutting edge in the book business, one has to go to a city that’s five hundred yea...

From the Reference Desk by Tom Gilson  (Associate Editor, Against the Grain, and Head of Reference Emeritus, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC 29401) The SAGE Encyclopedia of Contemporary Early C...

v28 #6 Making Connections, Building Community

by Kathryn Conrad  (Director, University of Arizona Press) In 2010, the University of Arizona Press published La Calle: Spatial Conflicts and Urban Renewal in a Southwestern City by Lydia Otero.  The...