- Print ISBN 9781843346197
- Electronic ISBN 9781780632612
Figures and tables
About the authors
Chapter 1: Introduction
The aim of the book
Organisation of the book
Chapter 2: Brief overview of the history of publishing
Scrolls and codices
Chapter 3: Technology-driven publishing and libraries
Publishing and technology
The e-transition in publishing
E-publishing and libraries
Chapter 4: An overview of publishing fields and publishing capital
Chapter 5: Basics of the library publishing chain
Where to start and how to manage the process
Who is the audience for library publications?
What do libraries publish?
Print or electronic?
Why is an editorial board important?
The publishing plan
Distribution by the library
Distribution by a retailer
Chapter 6: Basic professions in publishing applied to library publishing
Publishing as adding value
Language (copy) editor
Statement of responsibility
Final notes on basic professions in library publishing
Chapter 7: Variety in library publishing
Research and university libraries
Library associations a