CCC hosted its first virtual Town Hall on May 5. Global leaders from across the publishing industry shared insights on how COVID-19 is rewriting the rules for business, publishing, academia, media and technology and what these transformations mean to the world of publishing.
When reporters cite numbers related to the coronavirus pandemic, they usually are an accounting of grim milestones – so many new cases in one state or another country, so many more deaths within a hot zone of illness. Yet not all numbers on COVID-19 are quite so bleak.
Many IFRRO members are developing and adapting licences to provide access for students, teachers and others working from home or unable to access resources because of library and business closures during the pandemic.