7 impacts of poor rights management — and 7 ways to fix it
1 August 2016

7 impacts of poor rights management — and 7 ways to fix it

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.

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Policy Update 2016: Threats and Opportunities
1 August 2016

Policy Update 2016: Threats and Opportunities

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.

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Top 10 Takeaways from the PLS Annual Open Meeting
1 August 2016

Top 10 Takeaways from the PLS Annual Open Meeting

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.

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Access to Research: How UK public libraries are offering access to over 15 million articles for free
1 July 2016

Access to Research: How UK public libraries are offering access to over 15 million articles for free

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.

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Online piracy tackled with new PLS-PA partnership
14 June 2016

Online piracy tackled with new PLS-PA partnership

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.

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Video: Where does the money come from?
15 June 2016

Video: Where does the money come from?

Pam Singh, Data & Distributions Manager at PLS, explains your income from PLS by answering the top frequently asked questions.

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Hay Summer Social
1 January 0001

Hay Summer Social

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.

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IPG Autumn Conference 2016
1 January 0001

IPG Autumn Conference 2016

Date: 20 September 2016
Venue: Royal Society of Medicine

We are delighted to be sponsoring the IPG Autumn Conference 2016.

 

 

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Magfest 2016
1 January 0001

Magfest 2016

Date: 16 September 2016
Venue: Edinburgh

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.

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ALPSP Conference & Awards 2016
1 January 0001

ALPSP Conference & Awards 2016

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.

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