"Piecing Together Publishing"

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation's support of scholarly publishing includes an initiative for which directors of academic presses were invited to propose projects in publishing born-digital interactive scholarly works.  Projects have already been funded at Brown University, the University of North Carolina Press, and West Virginia University.  In undertaking these projects, grant recipients will be working to provide scholars with better editorial and design assistance, dissemination and preservation services for their born-digital works, and new systems of peer review to further legitimize born-digital scholarly publications.

Read more in Inside Higher Ed

Article Citation

Carl Straumsheim, "Piecing Together Publishing," Inside Higher Ed, February 25, 2015, https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2015/02/25/researchers-university-press-directors-emboldened-mellon-foundation-interest.