Opening the Textbook
New Opportunities for Libraries and Publishers?
- March 6, 2014
- Nancy L. Maron
What solutions might we find within our community to solve the problem of rising textbook prices? In our latest issue brief, Nancy Maron, Ithaka S+R’s Program Director for Sustainability and Scholarly Communications, looks at recent trends in textbook publishing and suggests that collaborations between university presses and academic libraries might yield a new breed of textbook more aligned to the needs of faculty and students.
Interested? Download “Opening the Textbook: New Opportunities for Libraries and Publishers?”