In his address to the APE conference, the Springer Nature CEO makes a determined case for gold over green open access.
Publishers in three countries have submitted more than 200 titles for the jury’s consideration in the 2021 competition.
In a project to take Pluto Journals to open access, Knowledge Unlatched has used the Libraria Subscription-to-Open model.
The 2020 bestseller lists from Germany reflect readers’ interest in both engaging with current affairs and escaping into great stories.
Shutdowns in December short-circuited the German market’s progress in making up book sales losses from spring lockdowns.
‘I think people will be more determined to be back at Frankfurter Buchmesse in 2021,’ Boos says. ‘This has been a year like no other.’
Corporate streamlining and the associated reduction in staffing has been completed, Frankfurt Book Fair reports, and plans are coming together for 2021.
The FuturePublish conference in Berlin was one of the last physical events of its kind this year, and will be a digital show in January.
The Frankfurt Book Fair New York office is closing this month, its business to be handled from Frankfurt. Publishing Perspectives continues.
Speakers at the debut Frankfurt Academic Conference, held online, examined how the coronavirus pandemic and open access are influencing academic publishing.