Looking after the rights you own can be a complex job. But as a ‘Futureproofing’ session at PLS’ Open Meeting made clear, good rights management is essential in modern publishing. By Tom Holman, the Independent Publishers Guild.
Brexit, upheaval in education and challenges to copyright are all contributing to a mood of flux in publishing and licensing, a panel session at the PLS Annual Open Meeting revealed—but of opportunity, too. By Tom Holman, the Independent Publishers Guild.
What we learned at the PLS Open Meeting: PLS and publishers will cope with Brexit; £35.2m distributable to publishers in the last year from collective licensing; permissions are getting easier; and much more. By Tom Holman, the Independent Publishers Guild.
In his newest article for Interlending and Document Supply, Jonathan Griffin describes the collaboration between publishers and librarians that lies behind the success of Access to Research.
Online piracy remains a very real threat to publishers’ business models, and it can be difficult to track and eradicate. All publishers signed up with PLS can now tackle online piracy through an exclusive promotion that gives 25% off the Publishers Associations’ leading industry copyright infringement tool.
Pam Singh, Data & Distributions Manager at PLS, explains your income from PLS by answering the top frequently asked questions.
Date: Saturday 3rd June 2017
Venue: Hay Festival, Brecon Beacons
*Invitation only* for authors, publishers, industry insiders & creatives. Catch up with other writers and publishers and unwind over canapés and drinks.
Date: 20 September 2016
Venue: Royal Society of Medicine
We are delighted to be sponsoring the IPG Autumn Conference 2016.
Date: 16 September 2016
We are delighted to sponsor this years' Magfest 2016. Hosted by PPA Scotland, the conference brings together magazine publishers from across Scotland. Here are 10 reasons to attend, courtesy of the Magfest team.
Date: 14-16 September 2016
Venue: Park Inn Heathrow
We are delighted to be the Gold sponsor for the ALPSP Conference 2016.
The Conference provides a friendly forum in which to share information and knowledge, learn about new initiatives, and engage in open discussion on the challenges and opportunities facing scholarly publishing today.