Gale announces winners of “Libraries Are Beautiful” photo contest; Outside the Lines launches September 2014; New advanced eCourse: Web Design and Development; Thomson Reuters collaborates with Cornell University’s Emerging Markets Institute; Print publishers net several Webby Award nominations; Allegations of paid editing to Wikipedia; New online digital collection offers access to UNC Library Extension [...]Read More... →
According to ALA News “the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) has named Jennifer K. Sheehan as the next editor of RBM: A Journal of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Cultural Heritage (RBM). Sheehan is currently a member of the RBM editorial board and brings in-depth knowledge [...]Read More... →
The Charleston Conference is pleased to announce that our 2014 Call for Papers and Call for Preconferences forms are now open. The 2014 Charleston Conference will be held November 5-8 in beautiful historic downtown Charleston, SC. The 34th annual conference on Issues in Book and Serial Acquisition will have the theme “The Importance of Being Earnest.”
The deadline to submit [...]Read More... →
Professional Growth and Development Opportunities from:
RUSA ALCTS Semantic Web in Libraries Assn. of American Publishers
Thursday, April 17, 2014 – 2:00 PM CST.
The webinar will assist librarians and support staff in academic, school, or public library settings in understanding the pros [...]Read More... →
More online Americans say they’ve experienced a personal data breach; ProQuest offers the Roger K. Summit Scholarship; Florida Poly Library to Be a digital resource; E-lending trial leads to click-through sales; The Harvard Library is Adopting Ex Libris Primo as Discovery System; HathiTrust Research Center announces recipients of prototyping project awards; Blackwell’s Learning launches this [...]Read More... →
Title: Publishing for Profit: Successful Bottom-Line Management for Book Publishers (5 ed.)
Author: Thomas Woll, Foreword by Dominique Raccah Paperback: ISBN: 9781613749739; $26.95; also available in EPUB, Mobipocket, PDF Imprint: Chicago: Chicago Review Press, 2014
Publishing in the 21st century is a rapidly changing business, and this highly readable [...]Read More... →
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