- looks at a fast moving and vital area for academics and publishers
- contains contributions from leading international figures from universities and publishers
Changing Knowledge Ecologies and the Transformation of the Scholarly Journal; Sustaining the 'Great Conversation': The future of scholarly and scientific journals; Academic Journals in a Context of Distributed Knowledge Business Models in Journals Publishing; The Growth of Journals Publishing; The Post-Gutenberg Open Access Journal; How the Rise of Open Access is Altering Journal Publishing; Gold OA: The future of the academic journal?; The Future of Copyright: What are the pressures on the present system?; Journals Ranking and Impact Factors: How the performance of journals is measured; The Role of Repositories in the Future of the Journal; The Role of the Academic Library; Doing Medical Journals Differently: Open Medicine, open access, and academic freedom; The Article of the Future; The Future of Latin American Academic Journals; The Status and Future of the African Journal; The Future of the Academic Journal in China.
Phillips, AngusAngus Phillips is Director of the Oxford International Centre for Publishing Studies and Head of the Publishing Department at Oxford Brookes University. He worked for a number of years as a non-fiction editor at Oxford University Press and now acts as a consultant to publishing companies in the UK and internationally.