Episode 22 – Demanding Print on Demand?

27 February, 20084 comments

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Can print on demand shake up academic publishing, book buying, and reading habits? Another terrific guest joins us on the podcast for a feature segment on the promise and perils of print on demand: Yakov Shafranovich, a software developer who specializes in print on demand services including PublicDomainReprints.org, covered in several prior Digital Campus episodes. We spend most of the news roundup debating the impact of the Harvard faculty vote in favor of open access scholarship, while also covering Blackboard’s victory in a flimsy patent case. Picks of the week include a good new podcast, a flashy historical website, and an easy way to add images to your blog posts.

Links mentioned on the podcast:
Harvard Open Access Policy
New Academia Press
European Navigator
First Monday Podcast

Run time: 58:32
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Categorized under books, open access, public domain, publishing

4 comments to “Episode 22 – Demanding Print on Demand?”

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