Maverick Insights

The Impact of Covid-19 on the UK Publishing Industry

The Impact of Covid-19 on the UK Publishing Industry captures initial reactions by publishers during May and June of 2020 to the unprecedented effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. An on-line survey, coupled with a series of anonymous and candid interviews with UK publisher leadership, establishes the need to adapt quickly to address the immediacy of […]

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Publishers are underinvested in core operating systems

Recent Interview with Senior Associate, Nancy Roberts knk recently interviewed publishing consultant, Nancy Roberts as part of knk’s continuing series of interviews with thought leaders serving the book publishing industry and its supporting communities. Ms. Roberts is the Founder and CEO at Umbrella, a technology firm that employs data intelligence to help businesses materially accelerate […]

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New paper in Learned Publishing by Fiona Murphy

The January 2016 Issue of Learned Publishing includes an article by Fiona Murphy; An update on peer review and research data. The paper examines technological advances in the amounts of data that researchers generate and use, and the subsequent problems for the scholarly communication system. How, when and by whom should quality checks and assurance […]

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