Beyond the Book

Beyond the Book is changing its name to the Velocity of Content podcast. Produced by Copyright Clearance Center, the global leader in content workflow and rights integration, the Velocity of Content podcast will explore issues facing the information content industry and help creative professionals realize the full potential of their works, while encouraging respect for intellectual property and the principles of copyright.

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Best of BTB: The Tales of A Bookshelf

That old proverb about a book and its cover – well, yes, it’s still true. But in the era of Zoom conference calls, we may be forgiven for judging people by their bookshelves.

Sorting Out Open Access For Chemistry Researchers

Tools available in the ACS Open Science Resource Center aim to speed the transition to an open science future by effectively communicating how open access publishing works.

Summer Reading Stays Strong

“Apparently, the industry’s anti-gravity boots are still working compared to 2019, which admittedly was a pretty lackluster year,” notes Andrew Albanese with Publishers Weekly.

Publishers Help Kids With Homework

School districts are looking for content that goes both ways – online as well as in print.

Digital Sales Pump Trade Book Earnings

Publishers may have put a thumb on the scale to boost print over digital sales – and of course, to preserve jobs and bookstores and a longstanding book culture – yet the efficiency and the profit margins for digital products [often turn out to be] much…

Digital First Textbooks

As print textbooks eventually do give way to courseware, industry analyst Michael Cairns says, college professors, administrators and students will appreciate an education delivered in 21st century models.

Working From Home Is Working for US Publishers

While many in publishing successfully work from home, someone has to get the books out the door, so warehouse workers don’t really get that option. Yet because so many workers can work from home, this does allow publishers to focus on safety efforts fo…

Promoting Research Through Social Media

Through a new partnership with Editage, CCC’s RightsLink® platform is now able to facilitate critical research communication solutions.

Internet Archive Responds to Piracy Charges

This week, the Internet Archive answered the copyright infringement lawsuit filed in June by four major publishers

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