The case stemmed from a graduate student's importing of less-expensive textbooks to the United States from abroad, and then reselling them at a profit.
Scholarly publishing by college libraries takes wildly different forms at different institutions. A new coalition is trying to make connections and share expertise.
- 'Social Reading' Projects Bring Commentary Into the Text
- Hot Type: Art Publishers Look to Yale Press for Glimpse of Digital Future
- Push for Open Access Goes Global
- Hot Type: Elsevier Experiments With Allowing 'Text Mining' of Its Journals
You don't need millions of dollars to improve graduation rates. Georgia State did it with tiny grants for the right students.
Public-health experts have joined economists and historians in critiquing rigid belt-tightening regimes.
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Short-form e-books can be a respectable way to deliver serious scholarship.
There's no need for you to ask permission to use my book chapter in your course pack, let alone pay me for it.
Companies shouldn't make millions from the free labor of professors.
Nobody likes the current system, and most everybody agrees it should move online. But from there, opinions diverge.
But new theoretical readings, including third-wave feminists' embrace, may shed more light on our era than they do on the actress herself.
New Scholarly Books
Descriptions of the latest books, divided by category