More than 20,000 individual Springer titles are now available through Apple’s iBookstore. These include works in disciplines like mathematics, medicine and engineering, along with selections in other fields such as business and economics. Titles include the Springer Handbook of Nanotechnology, Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning, Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology and the book series Graduate Texts in Mathematics.
As scholarly publishing edges closer to open access, industry players are devising radical ways to cut costs. Rebecca Pool reports
The need to organise information efficiently and reliably is more important than ever, argues Allan Gajadhar
The scholarly publishing community will descend on the ExCeL Centre for a two-day event in December, writes Clive Snell
Pinar Erzin is founder and president of Accucoms
Suzanne Kavanagh, director of marketing and membership services at ALPSP, outlines what delegates can expect at their annual conference this September