Cengage and McGraw-Hill To Merge, Providing Students With More Affordable Access To Superior Course Materials And Platforms

Cengage and McGraw-Hill To Merge, Providing Students With More Affordable Access To Superior Course Materials And Platforms

McGraw-Hill and Cengage today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement to combine in an all-stock merger on equal terms. The transaction, which has been unanimously approved by the Boards of Directors of both companies, will bring together two premier learning companies that will deliver significant benefits for students, educators, professionals and institutions worldwide.

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LM Information Delivery launches LibMetrix – a comprehensive new usage analytics tool to empower library collection decision-making

LM Information Delivery launches LibMetrix – a comprehensive new usage analytics tool to empower library collection decision-making

(LM), a leading international provider of subscription and information management services, has today announced the launch of LibMetrix, a brand new, comprehensive usage analytics tool for libraries and other information centres. LibMetrix empowers librarians’ collection decisions by providing deep insight into how their content is being utilised by patrons.

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Jisc and Springer Nature renew transformational deal securing Open Access for UK higher education

Jisc and Springer Nature renew transformational deal securing Open Access for UK higher education

Jisc and academic publisher Springer Nature have agreed a further ‘read and publish’ agreement that meets the aims of Plan S and offers researchers a funder compliant route to publishing in hybrid journals. Plan S requires that, from next year, scientific publications funded by public grants must be published in Open Access journals or platforms.

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