Publishing Industry

Publishing Industry
Jan 27, 2020
Contingent Magazine had a lot of doubters when it debuted 12 months ago. But it's still going strong and earning a reputation as a place where historians can engage the public with the ideas that have always interested them.
Jul 30, 2019
Concerned about limited purchasing options and potential price increases, students and consumer groups challenge the proposed merger of two major textbook publishers.

Booklets

"New Models for Educational Materials" is Inside Higher Ed's new on-demand compilation of articles. You may download a copy free, here.

On Wednesday, April 18, Inside Higher Ed's editors presented a free webcast to discuss the themes of the booklet. You may view a recording of the webcast here.

This booklet was made possible in part by the advertising support of Cengage.

Archive

June 6, 2012

University presses head to the publishing industry's annual confab. Scott McLemee tags along.

May 10, 2012

U. of Minnesota will catalog and offer peer reviews of open-source textbooks, aiming to help professors find those materials and give them the confidence to assign them.

February 28, 2012

As a boycott against its journals gains momentum, a prominent scholarly publisher folds support for anti-open-access bill and offers concessions to angry mathematicians.

February 9, 2012

White House solicitation about the government's role in making federally funded research available to the public rekindles debate over open access.

January 19, 2012

LIVE UPDATES: Officials announce 100 new courses produced with colleges, and plans to make textbooks far more versatile.

January 18, 2012

Universities have started banding together to negotiate favorable contracts with software vendors. With new effort, a group of them aims to exercise similar leverage with publishers on behalf of students.

December 23, 2011

Daytona State reins in a plan to push students and faculty toward electronic textbooks.

Pages

Back to Top