According to Publishers Weekly “Rising costs and slowing demand caught up with three of the four major publishers that release their financial results, leading to a decline in profits at Penguin Random House, Lagardère Publishing, and HarperCollins in 2022 compared to 2021. Only Simon & Schuster was able to counter the trend, posting a 16.4% increase in earnings on an 18.5% gain in sales. …”
MORE LIBRARY AND PUBLISHING NEWS FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES
- American Library Association (ALA) Executive Director Tracie D. Hall Named to TIME’s Annual TIME100 List of the 100 Most Influential People in the World
CONFERENCES, MEETINGS, WEBINARS
Registration is now open for the .ACRL Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS) 2023 Conference. Themed A New Kind of Professional, the conference will be held June 27-30, 2023, at Indiana University Bloomington and virtually.
At RBMS 2023, you’ll explore how we educate both new and established workers at a time when the need to reframe and reimagine our collections and audiences is even more vital. ..."