How Will Brexit Impact Scholarly Publishing?

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How Will Brexit Impact Scholarly Publishing? | Copyright Clearance Center

The nature and even timing of Britain’s exit from the European Union remain unclear. Yet one can confidently predict that Brexit will mean dramatic changes for the UK’s scholarly publishing community. For the researchers whose contributions drive content into society journals and high IF journals alike, Brexit will rewrite rules governing partnerships with European colleagues as well as access to resources available for research. For publishers, shifts in long-established editorial and business practices raise questions that will require ample patience for risk and uncertainty over the short and medium-term. What challenges should you prepare for? What opportunities may lie ahead? What will Brexit mean to the transition to Open Access? This 2019 London Book Fair panel explores the many possible directions Brexit may lead publishing in 2019 and after.

CCC’s Christopher Kenneally moderates the panel, featuring:

Tim Britton, Springer Nature Petra Labriga, Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB) Hugh Logue, Outsell Simon Ross, Manchester University Press
Tim Britton
Springer Nature
Petra Labriga
Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB)
Hugh Logue
Outsell
Simon Ross
Manchester University Press
Christopher Kenneally

Author: Christopher Kenneally

Christopher Kenneally hosts CCC's podcast series Beyond the Book, which debuted in 2006 and has posted over 1.5 million downloads. As CCC's Director, Marketing, he is responsible for organizing and hosting programs that address the business needs of all stakeholders in publishing and research. His reporting has appeared in the New York Times, Boston Globe, Los Angeles Times, The Independent (London), WBUR-FM, NPR, and WGBH-TV.

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