Scientific & Technical Publishing Grew During Pandemic – Plus More ATG News & Announcements

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New Data From Simba Information: Scientific & Technical Publishing Grew During Pandemic

infoDOCKET reports that “Conavirus lockdowns, travel restrictions and trade disruptions made for a challenging year, but according to the most recent report from Simba Information, … ; these factors did not keep the scientific and technical publishing market from posting underlying growth.
The report Global Scientific & Technical Publishing 2021-2025 found that total sales increased 0.4% to $10.5 billion in 2020. However, currency exchange fluctuations deflated growth. Simba Information estimates growth without the currency impact at 2.8%.


Google fined $592 million in dispute with French publishers

According to APNEWSFrance’s competition regulator fined Google 500 million euros ($592 million) on Tuesday for failing to negotiate in good faith with French publishers in a dispute over payments for their news.
The agency threatened fines of another 900,000 euros (around $1 million) per day if Google doesn’t come up with proposals within two months on how it will compensate publishers and news agencies for their content…”


Three New Digital Collections Available Online From the British Library Endangered Archives Program

Also according to infoDOCKET “Over the past month the British Library “continued making new archive collections available to view through our website. You can read about the individual projects below.


MORE LIBRARY AND PUBLISHING NEWS FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES


CONFERENCES, MEETINGS, AND WEBINARS

Go Off-Roading this Summer with ACRL’s Off-RoadShow Learning Opportunities – According to ACRL Insider you can “advance your learning this summer with ACRL’s Off-RoadShow program! Like the in-person RoadShow experience, these virtual workshops support academic library professionals in tackling the greatest issues facing the profession. Register for one of our upcoming pilot opportunities and learn more about hosting a workshop for your library or organization below!…”

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