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Academic and Professional Publishing

Academic and Professional Publishing
  • Author : Robert Campbell
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 10 September 2012
  • ISBN : 1780633092
  • Pages : 510 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Academic and professional publishing represents a diverse communications industry rooted in the scholarly ecosystem, peer review, and added value products and services. Publishers in this field play a critical and trusted role, registering, certifying, disseminating and preserving knowledge across scientific, technical and medical (STM), humanities and social science disciplines. Academic and Professional Publishing draws together expert publishing professionals, to provide comprehensive insight into the key developments in the industry and the innovative and multi-disciplinary approaches being applied to meet novel challenges. This book consists of 20 chapters covering what publishers do, how they work to add value and what the future may bring. Topics include: peer-review; the scholarly ecosystem; the digital revolution; publishing and communication strategies; business models and finances; editorial and production workflows; electronic publishing standards; citation and bibliometrics; user experience; sales, licensing and marketing; the evolving role of libraries; ethics and integrity; legal and copyright aspects; relationship management; the future of journal publishing; the impact of external forces; career development; and trust in academic and professional publishing. This book presents a comprehensive review of the integrated approach publishers take to support and improve communications within academic and professional publishing. Brings together expert publishing professionals to provide an authoritative insight into industry developments Details the challenges publishers face and the leading-edge processes and procedures used to meet them Discusses the range of new communication channels and business models that suit the wide variety of subject areas publishers work in


Academic and Professional Publishing

Academic and Professional Publishing
  • Author : Robert Campbell,Ed Pentz,Ian Borthwick
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 10 September 2012
GET THIS BOOKAcademic and Professional Publishing

Academic and professional publishing represents a diverse communications industry rooted in the scholarly ecosystem, peer review, and added value products and services. Publishers in this field play a critical and trusted role, registering, certifying, disseminating and preserving knowledge across scientific, technical and medical (STM), humanities and social science disciplines. Academic and Professional Publishing draws together expert publishing professionals, to provide comprehensive insight into the key developments in the industry and the innovative and multi-disciplinary approaches being applied to meet novel



Books in the Digital Age

Books in the Digital Age
  • Author : John B. Thompson
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 21 October 2013
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The book publishing industry is going through a period of profound and turbulent change brought about in part by the digital revolution. What is the role of the book in an age preoccupied with computers and the internet? How has the book publishing industry been transformed by the economic and technological upheavals of recent years, and how is it likely to change in the future? This is the first major study of the book publishing industry in Britain and the


Getting It Published: A Guide for Scholars and Anyone Else Serious about Serious Books (Large Print 16pt)

Getting It Published: A Guide for Scholars and Anyone Else Serious about Serious Books (Large Print 16pt)
  • Author : William P. Germano
  • Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
  • Release : 01 October 2010
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Since 2001 William Germano's Getting It Published has helped thousands of scholars develop a compelling book proposal, find the right academic publisher, evaluate a contract, handle the review process, and, finally, emerge as published authors. But a lot has changed in the past seven years. With the publishing world both more competitive and more confusing - especially given the increased availability of electronic resources - this second edition of Germano's best-selling guide has arrived at just the right moment. As he


Writing for Professional Publication

Writing for Professional Publication
  • Author : Kenneth T. Henson
  • Publisher : Allyn & Bacon
  • Release : 07 March 1999
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The insider's guide to getting published -- by an educator who practices what he preaches! Features up-to-date advice on using the computer for research and/or writing. Chapter on grant proposal writing reveals 10 guidelines and Òinside tipsÓ that helped authorÕs proposals bring in over $2 million in funded grants. Q&A chapter answers common questions about writing success, rejections, multiple submissions, collaborating with other writers, revisions, etc. Profiles of award-winning articles on writing show the life of an article, from


Publishing and the Academic World

Publishing and the Academic World
  • Author : Ciaran Sugrue,Sefika Mertkan
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 20 May 2016
GET THIS BOOKPublishing and the Academic World

Within the Academy, itself a changing and increasingly entrepreneurial entity, publishing is no longer an option; it is the universal currency that secures a position, tenure and promotion; it is key to academic life. Providing a panoramic picture of the changing publishing climate, Academic Life and the Publishing Landscape will empower scholars by enabling them to navigate this changing terrain more successfully. This book provides guidance from a range of contributors who use their own wide expertise in writing and


Writing Your Journal Article in Twelve Weeks

Writing Your Journal Article in Twelve Weeks
  • Author : Wendy Laura Belcher
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 21 January 2009
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`A comprehensive, well-written and beautifully organized book on publishing articles in the humanities and social sciences that will help its readers write forward with a first-rate guide as good company.' - Joan Bolker, author of Writing Your Dissertation in Fifteen Minutes a Day `Humorous, direct, authentic ... a seamless weave of experience, anecdote, and research.' - Kathleen McHugh, professor and director of the UCLA Center for the Study of Women Wendy Laura Belcher's Writing Your Journal Article in Twelve


How to be an Academic Superhero

How to be an Academic Superhero
  • Author : Iain Hay
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release : 27 October 2017
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In universities across the world, academics struggle to establish and sustain their careers while satisfying intensifying institutional demands. Drawing from the author’s decades of observation and experience in academia, this exceptional book responds to the challenges of fostering and sustaining a successful academic career.


Inspirational Writing for Academic Publication

Inspirational Writing for Academic Publication
  • Author : Gillie Bolton,Stephen Rowland
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 13 June 2014
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Do you feel under increasing pressure to produce high quality publications, or struggle to translate your great ideas into inspirational – and engaging – writing? Gillie Bolton introduces her three ‘key phases’ method (Write for Myself, Redraft for my Reader, Edit for Posterity) to make the writing process less daunting, and offers support and advice on how to develop your own writing voice to use this to engage readers in your research. ‘Characters’ at different career stages help you to identify your


English for Professional and Academic Purposes

English for Professional and Academic Purposes
  • Author : Miguel F. Ruiz-Garrido,Juan Carlos Palmer,Inmaculada Fortanet-gomez
  • Publisher : Rodopi
  • Release : 01 January 2010
GET THIS BOOKEnglish for Professional and Academic Purposes

English in academic and professional settings has received great attention over the last 50 years, as its use has become a key asset for anyone interested in improving his/her chances of communicating internationally. However, it still offers rich opportunities for teachers and researchers working on English in specific settings. The aim ofEnglish for Professional and Academic Purposes is to offer an overview of several topics within the field of discourse analysis applied to English in academic and professional domains. The


The Academic Book of the Future

The Academic Book of the Future
  • Author : Rebecca E. Lyons,Samantha Rayner
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 13 November 2015
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This book is open access under a CC-BY licence. Part of the AHRC/British Library Academic Book of the Future Project, this book interrogates current and emerging contexts of academic books from the perspectives of thirteen expert voices from the connected communities of publishing, academia, libraries, and bookselling.


The Academic Librarian as Blended Professional

The Academic Librarian as Blended Professional
  • Author : Michael Perini
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 06 April 2016
GET THIS BOOKThe Academic Librarian as Blended Professional

The Academic Librarian as Blended Professional employs a model that allows for individual and managerial reconceptualization of the librarian's role, also helping to mitigate obstacles to professional development both internal and external to the library. Using traditional and personal narrative, the book extends Whitchurch’s blended professional model, designed to consider the merging of academicians’ roles across several spheres of professional and academic influence in a higher education setting, to academic librarians. The book is significant due to its use


Wood Chemistry

Wood Chemistry
  • Author : Eero Sjostrom
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 October 2013
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Wood Chemistry, Fundamentals and Applications, Second Edition, examines the basic principles of wood chemistry and its potential applications to pulping and papermaking, wood and wood waste utilization, pulping by-products for production of chemicals and energy, and biomass conversion.


A Student's Guide to Academic and Professional Writing in Education

A Student's Guide to Academic and Professional Writing in Education
  • Author : Katie O. Arosteguy,Alison Bright,Brenda J. Rinard
  • Publisher : Teachers College Press
  • Release : 07 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKA Student's Guide to Academic and Professional Writing in Education

This concise handbook helps educators write for the rhetorical situations they will face as students of education, and as preservice and practicing teachers. It provides clear and helpful advice for responding to the varying contexts, audiences, and purposes that arise in four written categories in education: classroom, research, credential, and stakeholder writing. The book moves from academic to professional writing and chapters include a discussion of relevant genres, mentor texts with salient features identified, visual aids, and exercises that ask


Psychology through Critical Auto-Ethnography

Psychology through Critical Auto-Ethnography
  • Author : Ian Parker
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 28 February 2020
GET THIS BOOKPsychology through Critical Auto-Ethnography

This unique book is an insider account about the discipline of psychology and its limits, introducing key debates in the field of psychology around the world today by closely examining the problematic role the discipline plays as a global phenomenon. Ian Parker traces the development of ‘critical psychology’ through an auto-ethnographic narrative in which the author is implicated in what he describes, laying bare the nature of contemporary psychology. In five parts, each comprising four chapters, the book explores the