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Academic Book of the Future Project Report - #AcademicBooks and Their Futures (Two reports by #AHRC - the Arts and Humanities Research Council and the #BritishLibrary)

In January 2014, the Arts and Humanities Research Council, in partnership with the British Library, issued a call for collaborative proposals for a team to explore the Academic Book of the Future in the context of open access publishing and the digital revolution, with total project costs up to a value of £450k FEC, with AHRC providing 80% of the costs. 101 more words


Contra Mundum - Episode 5: Why Textbook are SO Expensive

In this week’s podcast, I sit down with Dr. Brenda Ayres, a professor at Liberty University. She has published multiple academic books in her long career. 155 more words


Peer Review & Self-Publishing

Academics embark on their scholarly careers for a variety of reasons. Often they want to pursue their personal research agenda. Sometimes they even want to teach. 1,166 more words


Hierarchy of Credibility

Hierarchy of credibility:

  • Journals
  • Conferences
  • Academic books
  • Manufacturer’s white papers & internally published papers
  • Wikipedia/Webpodia
  • Web blogs

Manufacturer’s white papers may not be considered as credible as journals or conference papers as there will be a degree of bias toward their own service or product. 60 more words

01 - What Is An Academic Paper?



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Order from the new academic catalog now at http://bookstore.gpo.gov.

One of the most interesting and thought provoking information and news resources is untapped or underutilized by the teaching community. 425 more words


Bridging academic books, eLearning, self assessment and Social Q&A with measurable outcomes

It’s a product called UnivGURU, an android app that works well with a 10 inch Android Tablet (10 Inch preferred for better rendering). The app contains the academic syllabus, academic & reference materials as eBooks & eLearning videos that could be accessed online.

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