The Futures of Publishing?

One of the subjects that came up frequently in our roundtable and comments thread, as well as my interview with Jason Heppler, was the future of academic publishing.

This is something I’ve thought about a lot lately, partly because I was asked to do a presentation on online publishing for a series being run by the HRC.

It’s also a subject that has come up quite a bit in my Twitter stream lately. Here are some highlights for your perusal:

Big issues remain with regard to the evaluation and financial sustainability of these new ideas about digital publishing, but it does seem like some promising conversations are already beginning. Feel free to post your reactions to any of these links in the comments.

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