Editing, audio, book recommendation, and metrics in scholarly book downloads — all played a role in the contest for the London Book Fair’s Quantum Innovation Award.
“Reflecting the sector’s growing significance,” translation and the work of translators have a strong presence in 2016 London Book Fair programming.
According to a recent BBC report, some 15,000 volunteers have been recruited to run UK libraries, the paid staffers of which have been laid off. A standoff in south London is throwing the situation into sharp relief.
When delegates from nine US university presses joined their UK counterparts in Liverpool, new publishing models and strategic relationships came into focus.
Ahead of her appearance on March 7 in a Digital Book World practicum, Nielsen’s Jo Henry talks about the new importance of knowing the target reader.