Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Thirty-seven per cent of UK-authored research articles
were made freely available to the world immediately on publication
last year, via Open Access, according to a report from Universities
UK's Open Access Co-ordination Group.
The Paris Commercial Court has authorised a plan to allow the
France Loisirs book club, with its 200 retail outlets and 1,300 employees
across France, to remain in business, according to press reports.